News & Updates: Tips and Tricks

WUSA Exec at WISC Soup Lunch

WISC and WUSA know what's soup

Tuesday, November 5, 2019 - 09:30 | Written By: Katherine Bradshaw

Soup and Bannock Days are hosted by your Waterloo Indigenous Student Centre (WISC) and held most Thursdays in the fall and winter term.

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Taking a breather: Managing stress

Monday, October 28, 2019 - 10:30 | Written By: Sabrina Guillen

Mid-term and final season can always seem overwhelming. Pursuing post-secondary education is quite rigorous, but as you’ve probably already realized, also very rewarding.

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Making the most of Reading Week

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 09:45 | Written By: Sabrina Guillen

Hello October

October Roundup: Can't Miss Events!

Tuesday, October 1, 2019 - 18:00 | Written By: Erin Kuepfer

Well Warriors, it’s officially October! The first month of school has come and gone, and now full fall-mode is upon us. Time to break out the sweaters, turtlenecks and blanket scarves.

VPOF, Seneca Velling and Director, Partnership & Development, Del Periera, shaking hands over signed agreement

Lawyer Up: Your Student Association Now Provides You Legal Representation!

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 - 10:45 | Written By: Seneca Velling

Waterloo undergraduates who elect to pay the Legal Protection Service fee ($9.56 termly for regular stream students, and $17.94 per academic term for co-op students) will now have access to a legal aid helpline and lawyers. The program covers...

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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

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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!

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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.

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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.

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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: