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. 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:

  2. May 1, 2019Book a same day immigration consulting appointment in PortalBook an appointment on Portal.

    If you would like to speak to an immigration consultant one-on-one, you can now book a same-day appointment on Portal. Follow these three easy steps:

    1. Log into Portal using a web browser (not the app)
    2. Select ‘Calendar’ from the left side menu
    3. At the top, click the 4th tab ‘Book Appointment’
    4. Select ‘Immigration Consulting’ and complete the booking

  3. Apr. 3, 2019Waterloo mourns the loss of student

    The University of Waterloo community mourns the loss of one of our students and offers our deepest sympathies to their family, friends, and peers.

    The second-year student was enrolled in the Faculty of Applied Health Sciences and died by suicide on campus on April 2.

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  1. May 22, 2019Note taking in universityStudy Skills Workshop.

    Do you find note taking in class to be difficult or boring? Are your notes useful when the time comes to review? 

  2. May 23, 2019Go Abroad Information SessionGo Abroad Information Session

    Are you interested in going abroad? Learn how you can add international experience to your education through an exchange, study abroad, short-term program or internship.

  3. May 23, 2019Student Leadership Program - Presentation Skillspresentation skills written above an outline of a person presenting at a podium

    What key elements make a speaker connect with an audience? Have you been in a situation where you have practiced and practiced what you were going to say and then felt after your presentation you hadn't related well to the audience? 

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