We're here to help you succeed

We believe success looks different to everyone and there isn’t one right answer. We're here to help you find your way. 

The Student Success Offices provides academic and personal development services, resources for international students, as well as study abroad and exchange support. We work closely with campus partners to create a vibrant experience for students from their first days at Waterloo, right to convocation. 

  1. June 25, 2019Know the facts about laws on cannabis

    A reminder that even though cannabis was legalized for adults in Canada, this is not the case in almost all other countries. Learn what you should consider during your studies at Waterloo and when studying, travelling, or working abroad.

  2. June 3, 2019Post-graduation work permit application updates
    Post-graduation work permit application updates.

    As of February 14, 2019, the post-graduation work permit application requires the official completion of studies letter and official transcripts, which are both obtained from The Centre in Needles Hall. If you have already applied for the post-graduation work permit after this date without including both documents, and have not received your post-graduation work permit yet, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has recommended that you upload the missing document to the IRCC web form.

  3. May 6, 2019Spring term resources and workshops

    Spring term classes begin today. Welcome to new students and welcome back to returning students!

    As the term begins, the following resources offered by the Student Success Office may be helpful:

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  1. July 16, 2019Organize your time for midterms and exams
    Students learning from a Peer Success Coach in a Study Skills workshop.

    Do you have difficulty planning ahead for your exams? Do you find that you study really well for your first exam and the others do not get enough attention?

  2. July 16, 2019Immigration Information Session: Working in Canada (Masters and PhD)
    Immigration Information Session: Working in Canada (Masters and PhD)

    Join the immigration consultants to learn about working in Canada as a graduate student and the Canadian regulations for working on and off campus and during co-op work terms. 

  3. July 17, 2019Student Leadership Program - Communication Skills
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    Leadership requires us to connect with others and every leader has their distinct way of adapting their communication. Do you have a variety of communication and leadership styles?

    By the end of this workshop, you will have the ability to:

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