Employers and educators recognize the value of a Waterloo degree. In university rankings, Waterloo consistently is among the best universities in the world.
2018 national rankings (Maclean's magazine)
QS 2018 Graduate Employability Rankings
4th in the world for employer partnerships
24th in the world for graduate employability
Academic Ranking of World Universities 2018
34th in the world for global connections
#1 in Canada for hands-on, experiential learning
1st in Canada for engineering
QS World University Rankings 2017
Waterloo... has long been one of our top 3 recruiting universities for Google as a whole, worldwide.
10 years as Canada's #1 comprehensive research universityResearch Infosource Inc.
Top 1% of 27,000 degree-granting institutions in the worldCenter for World University Rankings 2018
A community focused on education
With more than 50,000 university and college students, one of the youngest populations in Canada, and internationally-recognized think tanks, Waterloo Region is a great place to study and live.
What’s happening here in Waterloo is truly special, from theory to experiment and beyond.