Our innovation ecosystem

Waterloo is recognized as one of the top universities in the world for founders. We nurture talent by creating an environment that removes barriers and connects imagination to impact.

With four different incubators, for-credit courses and dozens of extra-curricular programs for innovators of all interests and skill-levels, there is a place for you to explore, build and scale your next project or venture. 

Whether you are just curious about entrepreneurship, already have an idea or ready to launch - you belong here.

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Ready to build at Waterloo?

With dozens of extra-curricular programs, Waterloo has support for people of all skill-levels and interests. From incubators to for-credit courses and communities, there's a place for you.

Waterloo’s diverse ecosystem