Welcome to EDGE

Thanks for visiting EDGE, the University of Waterloo's new experiential education certificate program. EDGE gives Waterloo students in regular (non-co-operative) programs an opportunity to develop key professional skills, explore their career options, and market themselves to employers.

Looking for us?

The EDGE team's offices are located in East Campus 1 (EC1). EC1 is located in the northeast corner of campus at the intersection of Columbia Street and Phillip Street. If you need a little more help finding us, our building is circled in red on the map below:

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  1. Feb. 26, 2018Lynda.com is now free for undergraduate students

    Information Systems & Technology (IST) is happy to announce that Lynda.com — an online learning platform that helps users develop their business, software, technology, and creative skills — is now available to all University of Waterloo students. Our new campus-wide license includes undergraduate students and provides unlimited access to over 6,000 online courses taught by experts in their fields. 

  2. Feb. 16, 2018Learn more about working in Canada with the Centre for Career Action

    Want to learn what it's like to work in Canada as an international student? The Centre for Career Action (CCA) is hosting a student panel for undergraduates about working in Canada on Tuesday, March 6 from 5:30-7:00 PM in TC 2218.

  3. Jan. 12, 2018EDGE drop-in advising is now open

    Want to learn more about EDGE or check on your progress through the certificate? The EDGE team is now offering drop-in advising in our East Campus 1 (EC1) office on Monday afternoons between 12:00-4:00 PM

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  • Learn more about EDGE and its place in Waterloo's portfolio of experiential programs
  • Consider how EDGE students can fit into your organization

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