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Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Fall Orientation registration is open now!

Fall Orientation begins on your move-in day - on either Sunday, September 2 or Monday, September 3 - and runs to Saturday, September 8. Classes begin on Thursday, September 6, 2018.

Monday, June 4, 2018

Residence deadline extended to June 11 at 9 a.m.

The deadline to complete the Residence Community Ranking Form has been extended from June 1 to June 11 by 9:00 a.m. EDT.

Living in residence means becoming part of a great community, with support to help make your transition to University life as smooth as possible. You have the choice of living in one of Waterloo Residences five first-year residences, or at one of Waterloo’s University Colleges. Residence is guaranteed for all incoming first-year students. 

Monday, February 26, 2018

Fall Orientation 2018 Dates Announced

The countdown is on to Fall Orientation. Whether you're a first-year student getting ready to begin your university career or a graduate student looking for information about campus, we have programming for you. Explore our event schedule to learn more. 

Monday, February 26, 2018

Spring Orientation is Monday, April 30 to Friday, May 4.

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

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Winter Orientation 2018 registration is now open

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

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Fall Orientation 2017 by the numbers

Orientation 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.

Monday, September 4, 2017

Warrior 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). 

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Thursday, August 31, 2017

Get ready for Orientation

Welcome to #UWOW17

Our leaders have a phenomenal Orientation planned for you. Once you arrive, make your way to the Student Life Centre (SLC). Check-in opens at 9:00 a.m. daily, and is available throughout the week. 

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