The University of Waterloo is open today (January 17, 2017)
Environment Canada has issued a freezing rain warning for Waterloo Region. Freezing rain will change to rain this morning.
Classes and events are proceeding as scheduled today.
The University of Waterloo monitors the weather and will post relevant updates to this webpage, the homepage, at @uwaterloo on Twitter, WatSafe and other communications channels as needed. (Read our storm closing reminder and weather closing guidelines for more information.)
Environment Canada gives Canadians as much advance notice as possible about potentially hazardous weather. Updates on weather for our region from Environment Canada can be found in a dedicated Twitter feed.Read complete local weather updates
The University of Waterloo cares about the safety of everyone on campus and makes decisions about the operation of the University with safety in mind.
The University recognizes that individual circumstances vary widely and, when the University remains open in severe weather, those who judge that it may be unsafe to come to campus should discuss alternate work and study arrangements with their instructor or supervisor