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. Mar. 31, 2017Grand River Transit workers set to strike Monday

    A Grand River Transit labour disruption is looking likely for Monday, April 3, beginning at 5:00 a.m.

    Unifor Local 4304, which includes GRT bus operators, dispatchers, mechanics and service attendants, did not ratify the terms of a new contract that had been recommended by the Unifor bargaining committee. Read the announcements on the GRT site.

  2. Mar. 6, 2017Waste changes are coming to Waterloo Region

    Starting March 6th, the Region of Waterloo is changing the way that waste is collected. To ensure your garbage is collected properly and to keep our community and neighbourhoods clean, please review the following information.

  3. Feb. 7, 2017Proposed Tuition Fees at Board of Governors meeting

    Proposed tuition fees for 2017/18 and 2018/19 will be presented at the Board of Governors meeting on Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at 1:30 p.m. in Needles Hall room 3407.

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  1. May 23, 2017Study Strategies (Arts)

    Have you ever written a test or exam and then are surprised at the mark you received? Do you try and memorize the material for your courses and not actually learn it? This workshop is for you! You will learn how to approach reviewing and test taking more effectively and we will discuss blooms taxonomy of learning, a variety of test formats as well as different strategies for learning and reviewing.

    Register on LEADS.

  2. May 24, 2017Organize Your Time for Midterms and Exams

    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? If any of these statements describe you, come out to a workshop that will help you ‘Organize Your Time for Exams’. You will learn how to make sufficient time to study for all of your exams, how to minimize your stress around planning for exams and how to create your own organizational study plan.

    Register on LEADS.

  3. May 24, 2017SLP: Communication and leadership styles (May 2017)

    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?

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  1. May 4, 2017How homework becomes entrepreneurship

    It’s no secret that students tend to turn to alternative marketplaces to find, trade or sell their textbooks to other students.

  2. May 4, 2017Hello sunshine!

    The spring semester is a great time to be on campus. The sun is shining, the flowers are in full bloom and the weather is warm.

  3. Apr. 20, 2017weCONNECTu: An opportunity to give back to the community Alyssa Ruby

    weCONNECTu is a program that is run by the Applied Health Sciences (AHS) faculty to facilitate relationships and mentorship between first-year and upper-year AHS students. It is a one-to-one mentorship program that provides both personal and academic support to individuals in their first-year, as well as refers them to services and resources available on campus.

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