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About Alumni Relations

Alumni Relations' goal is to inspire, engage and support alumni and students through compelling and meaningful opportunities to strengthen and grow the group of proud university ambassadors and a global community of influencers. This is accomplished through engaging our alumni world-wide in a variety of activities, programs and events.


Quick facts about University of Waterloo Alumni

 

Total Grads

Over 221,000 students have graduated from the University of Waterloo since its inception in 1957.

GOLD Alumni

More than 73,000 of our alumni are GOLDs (Grads of the Last Decade)

Newsletter

More than 89,000 alumni receive our monthly alumni e-newsletter.

 

University of Waterloo Alumni Chapters

 

Chapters

  • Toronto
  • Waterloo
  • Calgary
  • Vancouver
  • New York
  • San Francisco
  • Korea
  • Shanghai
  • Beijing
  • Hong Kong
  • Singapore
  • London

 


Alumni who have remained in contact

 

Around Canada

More than 173,000 live in Canada

Around the US

10,000+ live in the United States

Around the world

More than 9,500 live outside of Canada and the U.S.

Top 10 countries

Top 10 countries outside of Canada and the U.S. where alumni currently reside

  • China (including Hong Kong) 3,504
  • United Kingdom 743
  • Australia 436
  • India 389
  • Germany 388
  • Singapore 320
  • Malaysia 232
  • United Arab Emirates 224
  • Republic of Korea 210
  • Trinidad & Tobago 209

Provinces

Where our alumni are located in Canada

  • Ontario 154,348
  • British Columbia 6,952
  • Alberta 5,323
  • Quebec 2,215
  • Nova Scotia 1,127
  • Manitoba 950
  • Saskatchewan 785
  • New Brunswick 613
  • Newfoundland and Labrador 351
  • Prince Edward Island 151
  • Yukon 118
  • Northwest Territories 93
  • Nunavut 28

If you're one of our "lost alumni" we'd love to hear from you - update your address today! Numbers above as of January 2021

About Alumni RelationsFaculty/university college and department alumni staff

Applied Health Sciences

Karry Kwan, Alumni Advancement Officer, 519-888-4567 ext. 32610  


Arts

Patti Cook, Senior Alumni Officer
519-888-4567 ext. 37705


School of Accounting and Finance

Sheilaah Guthrie, Associate Director of Advancement, SAF
519-888-4567 ext. 38227


Engineering

Gosia Brestovacki, Senior Alumni Officer 519-888-4567 ext. 46838


Environment

Dheana Ramsay, Senior Alumni Advancement Officer
519-888-4567 ext. 32492


Mathematics

Mark Womack, Senior Alumni Officer
519-888-4567 ext. 33638


Science

Bonnie Fretz, Alumni Officer 519-888-4567 ext. 35617

Sharon McFarlane, Alumni Officer
519-888-4567 ext. 38983


School of Pharmacy

Mary Stanley, Director of Advancement                    519-888-4567 ext. 21351


Conrad Grebel University College

Fred Martin, Director, Development
519-885-0220 ext. 24381


Renison University College

Cort Egan,  Directorof External Relations and Communications

 519-884-4400 ext. 20605


St. Jerome's University

Sue Brubacher, Director, Alumni Development519-884-8111 ext. 28243


St. Paul's University College

Stephen Loo, Director, Advancement & Alumni Relations, 519-885-1460 ext. 25233


Athletics & Recreational Services

Kris Cates-Bristol, Senior Development Officer, 519-888-4567 ext 30355