You and your family are invited to join us on this special visit day for students who have received an Offer of Admission to the University of Waterloo.
You'll have the opportunity to meet professors, staff, and students who can answer your last-minute questions about the University.
While you're here, take a walking tour of campus and speak with our Student Ambassadors about their personal "Waterloo experience."
Visit your residence of choice and get answers to all of your questions about living at Waterloo!Celebrate your success with a "You're In!" cupcake from 12:00 noon - 2:00 pm.
Take a student-led tour of the faculty which will be your home base for the next 4 or 5 years. See classrooms, labs, and other student facilities. Tours leave from the Physical Activities Complex (PAC), the last tour will leave at 1:15 pm.
Take a 45-minute tour with a current Waterloo student. Get the inside scoop on life at Waterloo.
Tours leave from the Physical Activities Complex (PAC), the last tour will leave at 1:15 pm.
Go directly to any of Waterloo's 9 on-campus residences* for information and tours or drop by the Physical Activities Complex (PAC) to learn more about the residence that interests you.
Go directly to Conrad Grebel, Renison, St. Jerome's, or St. Paul's or stop by the Physical Activities Complex (PAC) for directions.
Visit the helpful people at the Waterloo Residences and Off-Campus Housing booth. For information about confirming your spot in residence, go directly to the Housing and Residences office in the lower level of the Student Life Centre (SLC).
*Tip: Check the information about the residences before you arrive and choose which residences you'd like to visit during the day. See our campus map for residence locations.
Representatives and current students from each faculty will be available to answer your questions about academic programs and co-op. Physical Activities Complex (PAC)
Note: Admitted Architecture students will receive a personal invitation to the School of Architecture’s You @ Waterloo Day activities.
Representatives from the Student Awards & Financial Aid Office will be available to answer your questions about scholarships, bursaries, and OSAP. Physical Activities Complex (PAC)
Note: If you have a Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP), you can have your form processed at the Office of the Registrar only after you have selected your fall courses in July. If you have already selected your courses when you come for Student Life 101, the Office of the Registrar will be available and happy to process your RESP form while you're here.
Learn more about how you can internationalize your undergraduate degree and earn a Global Experience Certificate! Physical Activities Complex (PAC)
Representatives from the Admissions Office will be on hand to answer your questions about your Offer of Admission. Physical Activities Complex, (PAC)
Drop by the uWaterloo Store in South Campus Hall (SCH) for some Waterloo gear. 15% off regular priced merchandise for all visitors and future uWaterloo students during You@Waterloo Day! Open 11 am to 4 pm.
For help with accommodations, view our hotels & visiting tips page.
The following on-campus food outlets will be open for You @ Waterloo Day. See map for locations.
Free parking will be available in lots L, M, N, R, and X. Follow the signs once you reach campus.
Note: Most places on Waterloo's main campus are only a 5- to 15-minute walk apart. Here are some specific examples to help plan your day:
If you require assistance with mobility while visiting campus, please contact Katie Weiler-Dean by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 519-888-4567 ext.35082 to make arrangements.