Equity, diversity, and inclusion

Students sitting on patio at the University of Waterloo

With over 30,000 students, the University of Waterloo is home to an incredible community of people with diverse backgrounds, abilities, and interests.

We're committed to creating a safe, inclusive space for everyone. You'll meet, learn from, and live with students who bring different experiences and passions from around the world to their studies at Waterloo.

Building a stronger Waterloo community  

Rania shares her experiences as an international student and how students' everyday experiences at Waterloo are shaped by their intersecting identities. 

Learn more about different student-run clubs and services that aim to build a community where everyone can be seen, heard, and respected.