News archive - 2019

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Waterloo 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.

Monday, March 11, 2019

Filing your taxes

Filing your taxes.

Your 2018 income tax return is due to the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) by April 30, 2019. All students are encouraged to file a tax return even if you didn't have any income. If you are unsure of how to file your documents, there are resources on campus and in the community that can help.

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

New immigration updates for international students

Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has released study permit and post-graduation work permit updates. Learn how this may impact you and speak with an immigration consultant if you have questions.

Monday, March 4, 2019

Scam Alert - Fraudulent Therapy Services

There is some incorrect information appearing around campus in the form of a sticker directing people to online therapy at

This information does not come from the University of Waterloo, but rather from a person(s) who is fraudulently presenting themselves as being from the University. This information should not be considered a way to access counseling services on campus.

Friday, February 8, 2019

Winter 2019 final exam schedule posted

Mark your calendars! The winter 2019 final exam schedule is now available. Please note: "sched Only" exam locations will be updated by February 15.