Signature commitments of the University of Waterloo and the role of CEE

Photo of the Tatham Centre during a summer day

The University of Waterloo will achieve seven strategic commitments. In many of these, CEE will play a central role at the University of Waterloo to connect imagination and impact for a better world.

By 2025, the University of Waterloo will:

  • Build on our global leadership in co–operative education to provide every undergraduate and graduate student with expanded options in experiential learning.
  • Empower students to leverage diverse learning experiences by creating more flexible learning pathways.
  • Be a global powerhouse for commercializing research, developing new enterprises and supporting business growth.
  • Leverage Waterloo’s vast employer network and academic strengths to deliver a dynamic framework of learning–integrated work for professionals seeking to thrive and lead.
  • Align our research strengths deliberately with important global challenges.
  • Lead globally and nationally at the interface of society, health and technology.
  • Create a sustainable, supportive environment for living, learning, working and discovery that is worthy of our students and University community.