Student Support

  • Student Success Office: Resources to help reach your goals, such as Academic development, Leadership Development, exchange study abroad, international resources and opportunities to get involved!
  • Campus Wellness: Counselling services, health services and more!
    • To book an appointment call 519-888-4096
  • AccessAbility Services: Service helping students with known unknown disabilities/conditions/illnesses develop an academic accommodation plan.
  • Tutor Connect: Provides students with the opportunity to find a tutor or become one!
  • Writing Centre: A hub of communication and writing practice, support, and research on campus.
  • Waterloo Indigenous Student Cantre: Provides support to Indigenous students at UWaterloo! Such as cultural, academic, well-being, and social engagement
  • Arts Computing: Provides students, faculty, and staff within the Faculty of Arts with computing accounts, computer lab and printing access, technical support, and more!
  • All Offices Services: Information regarding all offices and services within campus.
  • SAF Databases
  • The GLOW Centre: Queer and trans student organization offering discussion groups, social events, advocacy opportunities, awareness campaigns, resources, and information.
  • Office of Equity, Diversity, Inclusion Anti-racism (EDI-R): Works with students, faculty and staff across campus to advance equity through evidence-based policies, practices and programs.
  • Office of Indigenous Relations: Collaboratively on and off-campus to advance the goals of the Truth and Reconciliation Calls to Action, creating a long-term vision for the University, grounded in decolonization.
  • Contact Us: Find contact information for general SAF inquiries, future students, and current undergraduate and graduate students.

Frequently Used

  • Email
  • Library: Find resources, research supports, learning supports, and library hours and locations.
  • Quest: University of Waterloo's student information system.
  • LEARN: Learning hub for your course content.
  • Watcard: responsible for the printing and distribution of the University of Waterloo's campus identification card.
  • Grand River Transit: KW’s transit system, such as buses, and the ion train!
  • Go Bus Transit: regional public transit system serving the Greater Golden Horseshoe region of Ontario, Canada.
  • Campus map: Find your way around campus.

Courses and Academics

International Student Services

  • International Student Resources: Find information on immigration, support, and adapting to life in Canada.
  • Flock Stop: Provides students with a great variety of products at affordable prices.
  • Legal and Immigration Services: Your one stop for any help with legal or immigration issues.
  • International Peer Community: A peer-support program aimed at helping international students settle in and feel at home at the University of Waterloo.
  • Immigration Consulting: Experienced and dedicated team of Regulated Canadian Immigration Consultants (RCICs) who are happy to assist you during your time at university.




  • Co-op and Career Development: Your career is yours to decide, but we're here to help.
  • Co-operative Education: Explore careers, gain experience and earn money through North America's largest co-op program.
  • Work Abroad: Experience a work term in your field of study outside of Canada. Learn more about co-op work terms abroad.
  • WaterlooWorks: Online system designed to guide students and employers through the co-op process. Login to find a job, schedule interviews and connect with your co-op advisor.
  • Contact Us: Find contact information for general SAF inquiries, future students, and current undergraduate and graduate students.

Career Prep

  • Centre for Career Development: Supporting all students, alumni and employees with career planning, career management strategies, graduate and professional school preparation, work search methods and setting meaningful career goals.
  • Career Development e-Manual: Take your next steps to planning your future career!
  • Contact Us: Find contact information for general SAF inquiries, future students, and current undergraduate and graduate students.

Life at Waterloo

  • Student Success Office: Resource to help reach your goals! They provide five hacks for success to support your goals both in and out of the classroom.
  • Turnkey Desk: A Turnkey is someone who knows just about everything there is to know about what’s going on around campus and in the community.
  • Waterloo Residences: Resource for students looking to live on campus.
  • Off-Campus Housing: Resource providing students and landlords with a variety of housing options!
  • CuratedKW: Three savvy shoppers and foodies that share local restaurants, deals and fun things to do in Waterloo Region.
  • Waterloo Undergraduate Student Association (WUSA): Our student-led organization provides the services and support you need to reach your academic goals and make the most of your university experience.

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