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Spotlight: Centre for Academic Policy Support (CAPS)

Thursday, August 15, 2019 - 14:30 | Written By: Vivien Pham

Name: Centre for Academic Policy Support (CAPS) Location: Student Life Centre 2118G Year Established: 2017 Do you feel like you’ve been marked unjustly in one of your courses? Have you been accused of academic misconduct? Would you like to submit...


Spotlight: Off Campus Community

Monday, August 12, 2019 - 11:15 | Written By: Yvonn Yu

Name: Off Campus Community Year Established: 1994 Location: Student Life Centre 2142 Did you know that when you live off campus, you can still take advantage of the support of a don from the Off Campus Community (OCC)? OCC is here for you to help...

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#UWready: Orientation Checklist

Monday, August 12, 2019 - 10:00 | Written By: Vivien Pham

New Warriors, it’s almost time for Orientation! We hope you’ve been counting down the days until you officially join the UWaterloo family. Whether you’re anticipating undergraduate, graduate and/or international Orientation, we thought it’d be...

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#UWready: Helpful Hacks for Undergrads

Monday, August 12, 2019 - 09:45 | Written By: Yvonn Yu

If you’re nervous about starting university, don’t be! Here are some helpful hacks for students at the University of Waterloo that’ll make you a pro on campus before you even begin. Check out some more tips and hacks with the UWaterlooLife Hacks...


Spotlight: Co-op Connection

Friday, August 9, 2019 - 09:15 | Written By: Vivien Pham

Spotlight: Co-op Connection Location: Student Life Centre 3107 Year Established: 2014 University of Waterloo’s co-op program is one of the the main reason why many undergraduate students choose to study at this institution. Gathering experience,...

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#UWready: How to Get Involved

Tuesday, August 6, 2019 - 11:45 | Written By: Yvonn Yu

Looking to get involved on campus? Look no further! With this #UWReady list of jobs and opportunities, you have so much to choose from to shape your own university experience. Many of these events and opportunities are things I wish that I knew...

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#UWready: 8 Tips for Success in Your First Year at UWaterloo

Tuesday, August 6, 2019 - 11:00 | Written By: Yvonn Yu

Welcome to the University of Waterloo, first years!  As an upper-year student in my last term of university, I wanted to share some tips to keep in mind as you head into your first year: Don’t be afraid to try new things This might be an obvious...

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Work with WUSA!

Tuesday, August 6, 2019 - 10:00 | Written By: Vivien Pham

Are you looking for an opportunity to get involved on campus this fall? Do you want to get paid for the effort you put in your work? Look no further: your Waterloo Undergraduate Student Association (WUSA) is hiring and we would love to see you apply...


Spotlight: Racial Advocacy for Inclusion, Solidarity, and Equity (RAISE)

Tuesday, August 6, 2019 - 08:45 | Written By: Vivien Pham

Name: Racial Advocacy for Inclusion, Solidarity, and Equity (RAISE) Location: Student Life Centre 2141 Established: 2018 In late 2017, former vice president of the Black Association for Student Expression (BASE) Fiqir Worku wanted to develop a...

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Out of Juice: Lime eScooter Pilot Coming to an End

Friday, August 2, 2019 - 15:00 | Written By: Seneca Velling

Waterloo students may be in for a sour surprise, as the popular Lime eScooter program is scheduled to end on August 12.  Since fall 2018, the University of Waterloo (UWaterloo) David Johnston Research+Technology (R+T) Park, private trails, and...

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Waterloo Undergraduate Student Association – It's Official!

Thursday, August 1, 2019 - 16:15 | Written By: Katherine Bradshaw

As of today, Federation of Students (Feds) has launched the next step in our rebrand: we're now the Waterloo Undergraduate Student Association (WUSA)!  Mark the date in your calendar and 50 years from now, you’ll be saying, “I was there when...” It...

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#UWready: Top Things Students Forget to Bring to Residence

Thursday, August 1, 2019 - 11:15 | Written By: Yvonn Yu

Hey future Warriors! Move-in day is coming up soon and I hope you're excited to get #UWready for a new chapter in your life. One of the most important parts of moving into a new place is making sure that you have everything you need with you....