News archive - 2013

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Update on immigration advising services for students

While our immigration advising services remain temporarily suspended, we are able to offer two resources to help with immigration issues:

Friday, June 7, 2013

Immigration advising services temporarily suspended

Dear International Students,

We regret to inform you that effective immediately, international advising related to immigration/visas/study permits/work permits/Permanent Residence (PR) applications have been temporarily suspended in the Student Success Office. Our advisors will continue to help you with your questions or concerns around your transition to the university, cultural and community transition, medical/health/dental insurance and financial resources.

Friday, May 3, 2013

Tutor Connect - create your tutor profile today

a student sits at a desk, smiling at a computer with a stack of textbooks in the foreground

Are you on campus this term and looking to make some extra money in between classes while helping other students and enhancing your resume? Consider signing up as a tutor using the Student Success Office's new online Tutor Connect board. 

Thursday, February 14, 2013

Get Reading Week ready

a stack of seven books

Plan for a successful week off

We know you work hard and you’re ready for a break, but it’s easy to let your time off get away from you. Take advantage of Reading Week - head home to reconnect with family and friends or stick around Waterloo to catch up on homework or get ahead on assignments. Here are some tips on how to make the most of your midterm break:

Schedule your time

Thursday, February 7, 2013

Connect with upper-year students and campus experts

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Join the Dear First Year You conversation and get some helpful tips and advice from other students who have been there and done that; whether it's tips on getting involved, looking for a summer job and off-campus housing, or studying for exams.