Important contacts

Administrative contact
Graduate & Research Coordinator, OPT 301A:

University of Waterloo resources

Graduate studies office

Graduate Student & Post-doctoral Affairs (GSPA)
Current Graduate Students home page
Graduate Studies Calendar
Registration & Enrolment
Calendar of events & Academic deadlines
Important Forms

Vision Science resources

Supervisory process (PDF) - Roles & Responsibilities of the Student, Supervisor, Committee and Department
Vision Science Graduate Student Handbook (PDF)
External seminar attendance or presentation log (PDF)
Thesis Proposal Guidelines (PDF)

Scholarships/awards/financial aid

Program Requirements (PDF)
The Writing and Communication Centre - offers various workshops to assist with scholarly writing and speaking

Teaching Assistantship resources

The Centre for Teaching Excellence offers various resources and training courses for those looking to improve their teaching skills. Learn more at the Centre for Teaching Excellence website
Exam Procedures Manual for Academic Proctors (PDF)
CTE's TA Manual (PDF) - a handbook providing guidance and policies for TAs. 

Thesis and Degree Completion

Thesis regulations

Convocation, graduation


Human resources

Office of academic integrity

Office of r​esearch

Safety office