We'll help you get the career you want

No school can guarantee your success after graduation. But we come really close. While other university graduates try to break into the work world, you'll be focused on your next opportunity.

How can Waterloo help?

North America's largest co-op program

More employers means more choice of jobs for you. Test out different careers, gain valuable experience, earn money, and make contacts through Waterloo's co-op programbefore you even graduate!

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

Become an expert at writing résumés and cover letters that get you interviews with help from advisors in the Centre for Career Action. 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 continue your education at top universities around the world, including 180 master's and doctoral programs right here.


Support throughout your career

Once you graduate, you'll still have access to career advising, job postings, events where you can network with potential employers, and discounted professional development courses as you start and progress through your career.


#1 for career preparation among Canada's large universitiesMaclean's national university rankings

The future of careers

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.

Learn about industry trends, what will careers in these industries might look like in the future, and university programs that will help you get there.


Top 25 in the world for graduate employabilityQS Global Employability Survey 2020