African Student Association (ASA)Last Active Term
We are a group of students of African origin who hope to promote African culture and interaction. Membership is open to all students who wish to interact with African students and learn and experience our rich and diverse cultures. We also provide an environment for students to socialize and air their views on Africa. Africa is a very diverse continent with some countries consisting of more than 50 tribes! We have representatives from all regions of Africa giving us a broad background within...
AfroXDance ClubLast Active Term
The Afro-Fusion dance club is aimed at bridging the gap between cultural and traditional African dance styles and other genres of dance; hip-hop, contemporary, jazz, salsa, etc. The club will serve as a creative space for dancers from all backgrounds who wish to learn more about African dance styles and connect with their African dance roots. Each class promises to be filled with fun and learning in addition to being a great total body workout!
Ascend Canada Waterloo ChapterLast Active Term
Ascend was started to address the shortage of Asian leaders in Corporate America and broadened its horizons to Canada in 2012, with a mission to be the premier professional organization dedicated to enabling its members, business partners and the community to leverage the leadership and global business potential of Pan-Asians.
With the support of 18 corporate sponsors such as TD, Deloitte, Manulife, Ascend looks to develop pan-Asian leadership potential across North America starting with...
Association of Caribbean StudentsLast Active Term
The Association of Caribbean Students (ACS) at the University of Waterloo is a social club that is dedicated to the promotion of Caribbean culture and cultural unity in general within the University Community. Within ACS, students born in the Caribbean will be able to experience and enjoy an atmosphere in which they can relax and feel at home. Students not born in the Caribbean, but with Caribbean background will find a place where they can find out more about their ancestry, homeland and...
Assyrian Chaldean Syriac Student UnionLast Active Term
The Assyrian Chaldean Syriac Student Union (ACSSU) at the University of Waterloo serves to promote and educate others on Assyrian Chaldean Syriac culture and heritage, raise awareness on human rights issues, and support those in need. We would like to create a community at UW that is aware and appreciates the history and culture of all students. To achieve these goals and strengthen ties within the ACS community we plan to hold fundraisers, social outings, community education seminars,...
Bengali Students Association (BSA)Last Active Term
We are a club that is dedicated to promote Bangladeshi culture and traditions among Bangladeshi students at University of Waterloo. We are aimed to celebrate all our occasions and events by arranging cultural and traditional events and fests. We are means of connecting students to their culture and mother tongue.
In the future, the members of BSA are hoping to grow with one another, creating an organization that is successful and beneficial to all students at the University of Waterloo.
Chinese Students Association (CSA), UWLast Active Term
The University of Waterloo Chinese Students’ Association (UWCSA) was established in 1974 with a vision of bringing awareness to the Chinese culture and community. After its establishment, UWCSA has expanded to serve hundreds of members.
Being the largest Chinese cultural club at the University of Waterloo, we aim to connect and unite the diverse Chinese students at our institution, and in the process, contribute to multiculturalism throughout our university.
UWCSA is widely renowned...
Greek Council (formerly FSA)Last Active Term
UWaterloo Greek Council is an umbrella organization that collectively represents all the Fraternities and Sororities at UWaterloo. Greek Life is a community where we strive to improve our school and community by hosting philanthropic events and supporting school events. Strong bonds and lifelong friendships also formed within individual chapters and the Greek community in general. Come out to a Greek Council meeting and see what it's all about!
Gujarati Students Association (GSA)Last Active Term
The University of Waterloo’s Gujarati Student Association (GSA) is a club that aims to foster a community to curate cultural expression for the Waterloo body. This club intends to make Waterloo faculty members and students feel connected with each other through their ethnic groups. We want to promote Gujarati culture by organizing a variety of cultural events, workshops, and activities. This club aims to create a safe environment where everyone can feel comfortable and respected through...
Hong Kong Students' AssociationLast Active Term
UWHKSA is a club for those who are interested in Hong Kong culture. Our goal is to strengthen the Hong Kong community within the University of Waterloo and to promote Hong Kong culture and Cantonese.