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Spring Orientation is Monday, April 30 to Friday, May 4. Classes begin on Tuesday, May 1, 2018.

Spring Orientation is for all incoming students (first year, exchange/study abroadtransfer and graduate students). Registration will open in mid-March. Please check back soon!

Be sure to follow us on Twitter (@UWOrientation), Facebook, Snapchat (@UofWaterloo), and Instagram (@UWaterlooLife) for Orientation updates and a look at life at Waterloo.

  1. Nov. 22, 2017Winter Orientation 2018 registration is now open

    Students beginning their first term at Waterloo are encouraged to participate in Winter Orientation.

  2. Sep. 27, 2017Fall Orientation 2017 by the numbersOrientation 2017 by the numbers infographic

    Orientation is a key part of our comprehensive approach to new student transition along with Faculty 101 Days and other ongoing programs and supports.

  3. Sep. 4, 2017Warrior Welcome delayed due to weather

    Due to severe weather, the second showing of Warrior Welcome on Monday, September 4 has been delayed to 8:50 p.m. Students and volunteers are asked to remain indoors until the weather clears before making their way to the Physical Activities Complex (PAC). 

    For updates on Waterloo Orientation, follow us on Twitter

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  1. Apr. 30 to May 4, 2018Spring Orientation

    This program is for all incoming students (first yearexchange/study abroadtransfer and graduate students). 

    Registration will open in mid-March. Please check back soon. 

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