Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Service Canada August 26-30

Service Canada representatives are in The Centre from 9 am - 3 pm August 26-30. Drop by The Centre to make your same-day appt, or book a same-day appt through Portal.

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Quest, LEARN, and other central IT systems to enable 2FA

Opt-in, two-factor authentication (2FA) is being enabled for campus enterprise systems. After 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, July 24, users who have previously opted-in to 2FA protection for their Connect OWA or Office 365 account will now also receive a 2FA prompt when they log in to Quest and LEARN. 
Users who want to opt-in to protect their accounts with 2FA can enrol by visiting https://uwaterloo.ca/2fa and clicking the “Get started now” button.  
Questions or concerns? Please contact the IST Service Desk, helpdesk@uwaterloo.ca, ext. 44357. 
Friday, May 10, 2019

You can now book immigration consulting appointments in Portal!

You can now book same-day appointments with an immigration consultant directly through portal.

Follow these three easy steps to book an appointment:

  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

Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Spring term is here!

Welcome back students to the 2019 spring term! On the first day back, we welcomed 435 students to our amazing new space!

If you want to avoid the queue, come before 10 a.m. or after 4 p.m. Don't forget we have extended hours until 6 p.m. for the first three weeks of term, ending May 24.

Check back throughout the term for the latest news and services available to students.

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Service Canada April 26

Service Canada representatives are in The Centre from 9 am - 3 pm on April 26. Drop by The Centre to make your same-day appt, or book a same-day appt through Portal.

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Extended hours for Spring term

The Centre has extended hours for the first three weeks of Spring term. Starting on May 6, we will be open from 8:30am - 6:00pm. Extended hours end on May 24.

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Thinking of transferring from Math to Arts?

Advisors from both faculties will be in The Centre from 1-4 pm on Wednesday, March 27 + Thursday, March 28. Check in at the Welcome Desk when you arrive (counter 8); there's no need to use the kiosk to queue in. 

Friday, February 22, 2019

Application to Graduate is due March 1st

Don't forget, the Application to Graduate form is due by March 1st if you plan on graduating this term! If you are an undergraduate student and you expect to graduate, you must apply to graduate by using this form.

Thursday, February 21, 2019

Quest navigation to get a new look

During the February 2019 Reading Week, Quest will be updated to provide clients with a new navigation experience.

The tile-based navigation structure (like the mobile view now) offers students, faculty, and staff a modernized, and user friendly experience. And while the initial style of the page and how you navigate the tiles will be different, the actual site content and how you use those pages will remain the same.

Monday, January 21, 2019

Service Canada is in The Centre all week

Service Canada representatives will be on campus issuing and renewing Social Insurance Numbers from January 21-January 25. Drop by The Centre with your original documents and WatCard and book a same-day appointment from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Or book a same-day apopintment via Portal.

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