A degree from the University of Waterloo opens doors for your career.

#1for career preparation among Canada's large universitiesMaclean's 2018 University Rankings
87%of grads employed within 6 monthsWaterloo Key Performance Indicators
Top 25 in the world for graduate employabilityQS Global Employability Survey 2019

Why choose Waterloo?

Explore careers before you graduate

Through co-op, you can test out different careers and types of employers, earn money, and gain valuable experience before you even graduate from university.

Find jobs at Canada's largest career fair

Looking for a summer job? Starting your career? Put on your interview suit and head to Canada's largest career fair to meet managers who are hiring.


Learn to be a job search pro

Waterloo's Centre for Career Action can help you become an expert at writing résumés and cover letters that get you interviews. You'll also know how to ace job interviews and land the jobs you want.

Med school? MBA? Master's degree?

With a Waterloo degree, you'll be ready to apply to a graduate or professional degree at top universities around the world, including 190 master's and doctoral programs right here.


The future of careers

Careers of the future are going to change. In fact, 65 per cent of children entering primary school today will work in jobs that don’t yet exist. While the future can’t be predicted with 100% certainty, there are some trends that indicate the kinds of skills that will be needed in the future.

Discover the future.