We recognize the amazing contributions of our alumni to the University and the world, through their research and their effort for the betterment of all humankind.
Across Canada and around the world, Waterloo alumni are making significant contributions to their University, their professions and their communities. The Alumni Awards recognize these individuals and their efforts to build a better world.
Graduates are bestowed a twenty-four carat gold medal embossed with the University’s official seal as a symbol of our academic heritage. Each medal is also personalized with the recipient’s name and faculty.
Anniversary Alumni Awards
The Alumni Council select outstanding alumni to be recognized for their commitment to the University of Waterloo.