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Get involved

There are many ways for an alumni to get involved:

Engage with our students

A student talking to panel of 7 people.Are you interested in sharing your knowledge, experiences, and wisdom with our current students?

The University of Waterloo prides itself on experiential learning and the involvement of our wonderful alumni is an integral part of that learning. 

Connect with our students and be a part of that pride.

The University of Waterloo is gaining recognition and reputation around the world. Our terrific volunteers - who represent Waterloo with pride both in Canada and internationally - are an important part of that success. Thank you.

Dr. Feridun Hamdullahpur
President and Vice-Chancellor, University of Waterloo

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Group of people dancing.Throughout the year numerous events take place that recognize, honour, and celebrate our alumni.

See upcoming alumni events, as well as past events.

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Alumni profiles

A collage of our alumni.Are you interested in what your fellow alumni are doing?

Curious about the jobs and opportunities you could pursue after graduating?

Our alumni profiles recognize some of the amazing people that have graduated from the Faculty of Environment, and tell their stories of where they have come from and where they are going.

If you would like to be featured, please submit a profile.

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Nominate an Alumni Achievement Award

Alumni award winners posing with awards.

Do you know an outstanding alumnus or alumna making an impact in their field or working to make the world a better place? We’d like to recognize them too! Submit a nomination today!

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Hire a co-op student

Two women sitting at a desk looking at a computer.The University of Waterloo has the largest post-secondary co-op program of it's kind in the world and with over 60% of undergraduate students enrolled in co-op, we are always encouraging our alumni to consider hiring a co-op student.

If you or your company are interested in hiring a co-op student, visit Hire Waterloo.

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Support Waterloo

Three students sitting at table doing homework.The student experience, research, buildings, academic programs - these are just a few of the many ways our donors support Waterloo.

There are numerous ways to support the University of Waterloo, and your philanthropic donations support our students.

Currently the Faculty of Environment is focusing on three priorities:

Environment Area of Highest Need

  • Supporting the most in need programs and initiatives within the faculty

Dean's Scholarship Fund

  • Merit based for both undergraduate and graduate students
  • Financial aid to attract and reward top students

Experiential Learning Opportunities

  • Research opportunities for graduate students
  • Enabling students to work or travel abroad, or contribute to local and global NGOs

Visit Support Waterloo for more information or contact Maryam Latifpoor-Keparoutis.

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Advancing your career

Advance you career with discounts and advice - professional development discounts; entrepreneurial aids; up to 3 career advisor visits.

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Alumni services

Alumni benefits and perks - health, dental, car and home insurance; UWaterloo BMO and MasterCard; and alumni big ticket (free Warrior games).The Office of Alumni Relations provides a variety of services to help you continue learning, save money, connect with each other and the University.

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Save with affinity partners

Three covers of the Waterloo Magazine.Your affinity partners provide you with beneficial quality services at competitive or discounted rates that you may not be able to access elsewhere.

When you participate in our affinity partner programs, UWaterloo receives revenue which supports all of our alumni programs, including publications such as the Waterloo Magazine, the @uwaterloo enewsletter, the alumni career advisor, alumni events and the Waterloo Alumni E-Community.

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Share your news

Let us know what you’re up to. We can highlight your news with professors and fellow alumni.

Join the E-Community to stay connected with Waterloo wherever you are.

If you have other ideas or talents for giving back to UWaterloo, why not contact us and share your ideas. We'd love to hear from you.

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