The Faculty of Engineering is proud to honour the many accomplishments of our 2021 graduates, who continue to push the boundaries of what is possible.

The University of Waterloo marked this milestone and celebrated the achievements of our 2021 graduates with a live, online convocation ceremony. Watch a recording of the ceremony, and download the event program, below: 


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Congratulations to our special award winners

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Yuanyang Qi

The University of Waterloo Alumni Gold Medal
The Office of Alumni Affairs recognizes top graduating students for academic achievement, by awarding the Alumni Gold Medal.

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Natalie Angela Pundsack

Governor General's Academic Silver Medal
Awarded to students with the highest standing in an undergraduate degree program.

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Tejinder Singh

Governor General's Academic Gold Medal
Awarded to the student with the highest standing in a doctoral program.


Message from the Dean

"In earning this degree, you have grown as individuals, gained new experience and have acquired the strong engineering and architecture foundations and problem-solving competencies that will serve you well in the future. You are well prepared to create innovations; to collaborate across fields and tackle some of the world's most pressing challenges."

- Mary Wells, dean, Faculty of Engineering

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Honorary Degree Presentation

Please download the program for the Honorary Degree presentation for Charles Magro (BASc '93).

Honorary Degree Program