Register for Orientation

As an incoming international student, you're encouraged to participate in orientation and welcome programs that are designed to introduce you to campus and University of Waterloo services. You'll want to sign up for the orientation programs that are best for you. Find out more about Fall Orientation

Girls talking at International Orientation.

dancing with the mascot

Join us from August 31- September 2

You’re ready. You’re about to join a community of current international students, alumni, professors, and staff and we have a week of activities and events planned to help you feel right at home. 

You'll have the opportunity to:

  • Connect with your new classmates 
  • Learn about Canadian culture
  • Get to know the services, resources and opportunities Waterloo offers you as a new international student
  • Settle into your new home at Waterloo