Fall 2021

The University of Waterloo continues to implement plans and protocols to safely restart campus activities, following public health advice and best practices. We will update this page with relevant information when it becomes available.

NEW: View the recording of the Teaching Online and On-Campus Courses Concurrently webinar.

Library Support for Fall 2021

Course Reserves

Requests for the fall term are now being accepted via their request page and will continue to be electronic only. If you would like assistance finding electronic resources for your course, please contact your subject librarian to arrange a consultation

Library staff ensure that posted material is copyright compliant and accessible. Requests will be processed on a first-come, first-served basis. For material that requires copyright clearance, several weeks may be needed to obtain permission or licensing.

Questions about course reserves can be emailed to libreser@uwaterloo.ca.

Visit their Covid 19 Updates page to see their most recent information.

Which tool should I use for synchronous teaching?

Visit the Tool Comparison for synchronous teaching on our Open Repository to evaluate options.

Registrar's Office Details for Fall 2021 Scheduling

Login to the the Registrar Resources for Staff and Faculty site to find:

  • Classroom safety guidelines
  • Course scheduling options and definitions for the proposed methods of instruction:
    • In-person
    • Online and remote
    • Blended
  • Covid 19 classroom and lab management guidelines

Fall 2021 information for undergraduates including:

Fall 2021 information for graduate students - More details on the courses will be available within the coming weeks, and subsequent communication will be sent to all graduate students – both current and incoming.