Parents and family

Have a student coming to Waterloo?

Mother and daughter at UWaterloo.

Parent and Family Orientation

Orientation programming for parents and families is offered at International Orientation and on first-year move-in days, review the Orientation schedule for dates and times. If you're unable to attend one of our sessions, visit our family resources page.

Subscribe to the Parent and Family Newsletter

We'll send you a monthly email, curated by the Student Success Office, with up-to-date information that can help you support your student before they arrive, as well as throughout their first year at Waterloo.


Visit the Student Success Office for more resources.