Shaping our Sustainable Future

For over 50 years the Faculty of Environment has been dedicated to having a positive impact locally and globally. With interdisciplinary programs and research, our community of students, faculty, alumni, donors and staff make meaningful change happen in the classroom, the office, and in communities around the world. Our vision is to use our unique position as a leading teaching and research institute for the environment to create sustainable solutions needed to address the complex challenges facing our world.

  1. Apr. 18, 20192019 ENV Grad Send Offstudent in banana costume being held up by other students in front of environment banner

    Congratulations to all of the incredible Faculty of Environment students who will be completing their studies and joining the alumni community in 2019. The Faculty of Environment Grad Send-Off is an opportunity for students, faculty and staff to raise a glass and celebrate the success and achievements of the graduating class prior to the Spring convocation on June 12th.

  2. Apr. 15, 2019Report identifies cost-effective ways homeowners can protect themselves from the top climate change cost in Canada – basement floodingMan standing in a flooded house

  3. Apr. 5, 2019Fall 2019 Master's application deadline extendedClock with yellow background

    If you are considering applying to graduate studies for Fall 2019, it’s time to take the leap! Applications are still open for domestic students for the following master’s programs:

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  1. May 24 to 26, 2019Planning '74 Class Reunion

    Has it really been 45 years?

    Calling all planning grads from the class of '74. It's time to join your former classmates to reconnect, reunite, and relive your best campus memories. 

    Your reunion planning committee, Sue Metcalfe, Janet Babcock, and Terry Boutilier, along with faculty alumni officer, Dheana Ramsay, have prepared a fun-packed itinerary. 

  2. May 31 to June 1, 2019Faculty of Environment Alumni Weekend & 50th Birthday

    Come back to the University of Waterloo on Saturday, June 1, 2019 to celebrate Alumni Weekend and the Faculty of Environment's 50th birthday! Revisit the hallways you once called home, reunite with former classmates and professors, and relive your fondest campus memories. 

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