First-year students

Software student laughing with another student.Welcome to the Software Engineering program!

We understand that the first year of university can be overwhelming, so we want to help make your transition as easy as possible.

The links and information contained on this page and on your class homepage are intended to get you settled in and to help you find everything you need to succeed in your first year!

If you have any questions that have not been addressed on these pages, then feel free to contact us or drop by the Software Engineering Admiministration Office (DC 2597).

In addition, both the University of Waterloo and the Faculty of Engineering offer personal and academic counseling to students.