News for International

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Book 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 book a same-day appointment on Portal. Follow these easy steps:

  1. Log into Portal on web or app.
  2. Select ‘Calendar’ icon (in app, this will appear under the ‘More’ button).
  3. In web, select the ‘Book Appointment’ tab. In App, select the “+” button.
  4. Select ‘Immigration Consulting’ and choose a timeslot you are available.

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, November 5, 2018

Student input required for University's Strategic Plan - Bridge to 2020

Join the conversation to shape the University of Waterloo’s future. Strategic Plan consultation sessions continue into November. Visit the Bridge to 2020 website to register and to learn more about the strategic planning process and issue papers. 

Upcoming sessions:

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Scam Alert - Virtual kidnapping scam targeting Chinese students

The Consulate General of the People’s Republic of China in Toronto is warning of a kidnapping scam targeting international students from China and Chinese Canadians. These incidents of telephone fraud, virtual kidnapping and extortion are happening in the Greater Toronto Area and across Canada. As far as we know Waterloo students have not been targeted, but we encourage students to be aware.