You are here

News & Updates: Tips and Tricks

hands holding mug that says You Got This

Simple Steps to Manage Stress

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - 11:45 | Written By: Lubaba Hoque

Are you feeling stressed thinking about exams, co-ops and life? You're not alone - take it from someone who has been though it enough to know what you’re going through.

Stack of books

Julie's Top 5 Study Tips

Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 13:15 | Written By: Julie Nguyen

Exam season [external link] is upon us, Warriors! Finishing up the last of final assignments and prepping for final exams can be challenging, so here are some tips and tricks.

Apple on top of text books

Michelle's Top 5 Ways to Get Ready for Fall Term

Monday, August 27, 2018 - 11:30 | Written By: Michelle Wong

Whether you're returning from a co-op term, coming back to campus after a restful summer, or joining the University of Waterloo community for the very first time, it can be difficult to get back into a school routine.

Stack of open books

Michelle's Top 10+1 Interesting Courses at UWaterloo

Monday, August 27, 2018 - 11:00 | Written By: Michelle Wong

The University of Waterloo offers hundreds of different courses spanning just about every field and interest. When it comes time to selecting courses, why not switch things up a bit and explore something new?

view of student in front of row houses and water

Exam Advice from Those Who've Been There

Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 15:15 | Written By: Michelle Wong

Lectures are concluding and preparations for the exam season have begun. Everyone has their own way of studying so we asked five students for their best tips and tricks on how they like to prepare.

Aaron Thompson, first year, Honors Science

What Are You Up To Now That Exams Are Done?

Friday, April 27, 2018 - 13:00 | Written By: Ayesha Masood

With exam season finally over, we asked Warriors about their plans for summer. Whether you're day dreaming of sunshine and catching up on your sleep or already planning your next getaway, check out what your peers are getting up to.

Food Bank donations

Clean Out Your Cupboards for a Cause

Monday, April 9, 2018 - 12:30 | Written By: Justin Low

So, you’re moving out after completing the winter term and see some leftover food in your pantry. You might be tempted to just throw it out.

Open book with text highlighted in yellow

5 Motivational Study Hacks

Monday, April 2, 2018 - 14:15 | Written By: Justin Low

Whether you’re preparing for that upcoming exam or searching for the motivation to start, you are not alone. Communications Assistant Justin shares his top 5 study hacks to get you motivated!

Stuffed goose in an isle at the Dana Porter Library

Find the Perfect Study Spot on Campus

Monday, April 2, 2018 - 11:15 | Written By: Ayesha Masood

April is rolling in and that means two things at here at University of Waterloo: the end of term and beginning of the goose watch season! In addition to welcoming back our feathered friends, end of...

Student standing between aisles at library

The best places to study on (and off) campus you probably don’t know about

Friday, December 8, 2017 - 15:30 | Written By: Tatiana Morand

If you're looking for a convenient study spot, the Student Life Centre has got you covered: grab snacks and coffee from International News 24/7, libraries are nearby for extra study materials, and it's close to home.