Health Waterloo Ready 

What to expect from Waterloo Ready - Health (formerly Applied Health Sciences)

Congratulations on your admission and decision to attend the University of Waterloo! We want to get you up to speed on what’s happening here in  Health and connect you to the resources you'll need for a successful first year.

Welcome to Health Live Session

Join us on July 7, 2021, at 3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. EDT to: 

  • Find out about how we'll support you over the summer
  • Meet your academic advisor
  • Learn from upper-year students - hear stories about their student experience, how they adapted to university studies and to the new online reality
  • Have your questions answered, receive important information about upcoming activities, and learn how to stay connected 

While you're at it, plan to join us at these additional events later in July:

  • Welcome to the School of Public Health and Health Systems on July 12 at 6:30 p.m. EDT
  • Welcome to Kinesiology on July 13 at 4:30 p.m. EDT
  • Welcome to Recreation and Leisure Studies on July 14 at 4:30 p.m. EDT
  • Get ready for Residence Live Session on July 19 at 11 a.m. EDT
  • Co-op and Career Readiness Live Session on July 28 at 11 a.m. EDT

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Health Ready modules

Later in July, you'll gain access to your Health Ready modules through LEARN, the University of Waterloo's online learning management system. This is where many of your instructors will organize course materials, activities and assessments.

As part of Waterloo Ready, we've created modules to help you prepare for September. They will help build your skills and learn about resources available to you as a Waterloo Warrior. We encourage you to work through them at your own pace throughout the months of July and August to familiarize yourself with everything you need to know by September.

  • Module 1: Getting Ready: Welcome to the University of Waterloo
  • Module 2: Classroom Ready: Preparing yourself for learning in university
  • Module 3: Faculty Ready: Academic preparedness in Health
  • Module 4: Campus Ready: Campus services and resources to support your first term

We'll send an email with the information needed to access these modules following the Welcome to Health Live Session. 

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