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 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.

  2. 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:

  3. May 1, 2019Book a same day immigration consulting appointment in Portal
    Book 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

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  1. June 15, 2019Student Leadership Program - Motivating Others
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    Have you ever wondered how the power of diversity creates better groups/teams? How are diversity and motivation linked? What are the necessary elements to create and sustain a motivating environment?

  2. June 15, 2019Student Leadership Program - Presentation Skills
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    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 had not related well to the audience?

  3. June 15, 2019Student Leadership Program - Building Your Credibility
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    What qualities make the best leader? Have you ever wanted to be the type of leader others admire? Learn how to develop your credibility and your authentic leadership potential.

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

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