Programming for international student takes place Friday, September 1 to Sunday, September 3.
This is the weekend before Waterloo Orientation so that you can also attend Waterloo Orientation.
During International Orientation, you will:
- Learn how to be academically successful
- Experience faculty-based lectures or other activities
- Learn job search strategies and professional etiquette to help you prepare for your first co-op term or part-time job
- Learn about campus services and resources available to international students
- Understand key elements of Canada and UWaterloo’s culture, history, and people
- Meet international and Canadian students and learn more about student life
To register, log into Portal with your WatIAm login information (the username and password that you use to log into Quest). Portal is a web tool and app with all the information you need to succeed during your time at Waterloo – everything from your class schedule to the campus map.
Once you’ve logged in:
- Click on Widgets (top menu item)
- Search for and select Orientation
- Enter your information on all pages and submit!