Saturday, March 18, 2017 — 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM EDT
Exterior of the School of Accounting and Finance with a sign pointing to it.

This action packed day will give you an excellent overview of all aspects of living and studying at the School of Accounting and Finance (SAF), and the University of Waterloo!

Saturday, November 4, 2017 — 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM EDT
Fall Open House 2016

You and your family are invited to join us on Saturday, November 4th. Meet with professors, staff, and students who can help you learn about Waterloo.

Thursday, October 19, 2017 — 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM EDT

We invite you to an exclusive evening of discussion and learning as distinguished executives share their career and leadership experiences. Hear inspirational stories, learn valuable advice and gain insight on topics that matter most.

You don’t want to miss this opportunity to meet these outstanding female industry leaders, and uncover successful strategies for professional and personal growth.

Reconnect with your alma mater, fellow alumni and look forward to meeting new friends!

Saturday, September 30, 2017 — 12:00 PM to 9:00 PM EDT
MAcc class of '92

Calling all Master of Accounting '92 grads! You’re invited to come back to campus to reconnect with classmates and celebrate your 25th anniversary reunion!

Saturday, September 30, 2017 — 8:15 AM EDT
Launch Your Career - event on Sept. 30th

The Launch Your Career event (LYC) is hosted by the Experiential Learning and Career Development team, and it will be your first of many professional events as a School of Accounting and Finance student.

This event is designed to:

Friday, September 29, 2017 — 4:30 PM to 9:00 PM EDT
Experience Matters

Working in their Crews, host Eagle's Flight will guide year 1 students in AFM, Math/CPA, and Science BioTech/CPA through an experiential learning exercise that will require team and individual skills for decision making, prioritizing, and strategizing.

Dinner will be served at St. George Banquet Hall, and buses to take students from Hagey Hall to St. George Banquet Hall will arrive at 4:30 p.m. and return students to campus at about 9:30 p.m.

St. George Banquet Hall - 665 King St. N., Waterloo, ON

Monday, September 25, 2017 — 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM EDT
Experience Matters

This session is for Year 1 AFM students and will discuss such topics as how to meeet the requirements of the AFM program, how to handle exams, and what to do if you are sick during the exam season.  

We will cover how to pick an elective for the winter term. 

This is a good time to have your questions answered about degree requirements and mark expectations.

This session will take place directly after the Academic Integrity Session which is held in the same room from 7:00 - 7:50 p.m.

This is an "Experience Matters" required event.

Monday, September 25, 2017 — 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM EDT
Academic Integrity

Academic Integrity is the a foundation of your integrity as a professional.

Integrity is something that is built in each situation you are in.  The environment you are working in will indicate what the pitfalls are to acting with integrity on all occasions.  

This "Experience Matters" required event will talk with you about what the University sees as acting with integrity in class, in exams, in your Crews, and in the assessments or papers that you hand in.

Know what it means to be operating with academic integrity.

Friday, September 22, 2017 (all day) to Sunday, September 24, 2017 (all day)
OUF 2014 volunteers

Visit Waterloo's booth

Look for us in the white dress shirts and orange ties.You can't miss SAF Ambassadors!  

Stop by our booth at the Ontario Universities' Fair (OUF) to learn more about programs, admissions, co-op, careers, financing your education, student life, and more!

  • Find information on our programs
  • Speak to professors, staff and students, and
  • Get answers to your questions!

September 22-24, 2017
10 am to 5 pm daily
Metro Toronto Convention Centre

Monday, September 11, 2017 — 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM EDT

The objectives of the SAF Crews initiative are to:

1.Foster greater two-way communication between students and faculty/staff

2.Create a support network for each student, a group of students with whom they can study, collaborate and draw support from as they transition into the university setting

3.Encourage students to more fully integrate extracurricular experiences into the undergraduate program

Team up with your SAF crew and go on a quest around campus. The first team to finish wins some UW Merchandise!

Wednesday, September 6, 2017 — 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM EDT
Math building with the symbolic pink tie

Explore the accounting and finance side of the degree!  

This lunch is for MATH/CPA and CFM students to meet each other and the faculty and staff who will be important to the success of first year.

Experience Matters - Introducing the four experience areas at the School of Accounting and Finance.  Be challenged to explore more about health, community, career, and academics as an aspiring professional.

Knowing these key areas will make success possible. 

12:00 -1:00 p.m. in MC 4061

Wednesday, September 6, 2017 — 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM EDT

Experience Matters - Introducing the four experience areas at the School of Accounting and Finance.  Be challenged to explore more about health, community, career and academics as an aspiring professional.  

Students will meet each other, upper year students, and their first year professors. Knowing that working together to achieve the goals in each of these areas will make success possible.

AFM Academic Orientation is from 9:00 - 12:00 p.m. in the Theatre of the Arts, in the Modern Languages Building.  

Tuesday, September 5, 2017 — 9:00 AM to Wednesday, September 6, 2017 — 5:00 PM EDT
Professional Futures Conference poster

PFC is a 2-day conference hosted by the Experiential Learning and Career Development team. This event prepares incoming 2A students for their first co-op job search by developing the skills they will need to be a successful job-search strategist and the skills they will need to excel on the job.

Date: September 5th and 6th 2017

Times: Day 1: 9:00 am to 7:00 pm

            Day 2: 8:45 am to 5:00 pm

Who should attend?

Incoming 2A students who are preparing for their first co-op job search and work term.

Friday, June 2, 2017 — 5:00 PM to Sunday, June 4, 2017 — 5:15 PM EDT
DECA Leadership Summit

As a part of our partnership with DECA, the School of Accounting and Finance will be co-hosting the 2017 DECA Leadership Summit, an event designed to enhance your communication, leadership, and networking skills through workshops and activities.

This 2.5 day conference will be a great opportunity to network with other DECA students, and prepare you for the next year of competitions. 

Monday, March 27, 2017 — 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM EDT
Drum Cafe performing at the SAF Year 1 Celebration

Come and celebrate a great first year in the SAF.  Class of 2021 accounting and finance students joined by faculty, staff, and student leaders will drum alongside the Drum Cafe performers.  Music is teamwork and the SAF community is a team.

Register by Monday, March 20.

Location: Theatre of the Arts, Modern Languages Building

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