About Legal and Immigration Services

Legal and Immigration Services  is dedicated to:

  • Providing proactive, pragmatic, and sound legal and strategic advice to employees of the University of Waterloo on issues with legal implications affecting the University.
  • Helping senior management develop an understanding of the identification, assessment, and mitigation of legal risks from the onset, and throughout the life cycle of any initiative or decision, all in a properly responsive and systematic way.
  • Ensuring that sound legal advice and considerations inform any initiatives proposed or undertaken by senior management, while taking into account the relevant strategic, corporate, governance and policy interests of the University’s stakeholders.