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Discover what University of Waterloo students can do for your talent needs.

  • Designated Canada's most innovative university for the past 25 years, our students and alumni are quick learners who bring fresh ideas fuelled by passion and intelligence to your organization.
  • Waterloo students are exposed to academic excellence. The University is home to many distinguished faculty and researchers including two Canada Excellence Research Chairs, 65 Canada Research Chairs, four Killam Prize winners, and more.  
  • Upon graduation, students will have completed four to six work terms in a competitive employment process - the equivalent of two years of work experience.
  • The success they achieve in co-op translates to our graduates enjoying higher employment rates, more jobs related to their field of study, and higher earnings compared to other students in Canada.         

We're grooming the next generation of the workforce and invite you to become a part of it. Put your organization at the forefront of innovation by hiring Waterloo.

  1. Aug. 17, 201760 years of co-op at WaterlooCo-op.

    Career Services department staff in the newly built Needles Hall (1972).

    By Naz Kittani.

    What does 60 years of co-op look like at the University of Waterloo?

  2. Aug. 2, 2017Waterloo’s Co-operative Education welcomes Indonesian delegatesWaterloo’s Co-operative Education welcomes Indonesian delegates

    Panel members (left to right): Waterloo co-op student Nicholas Tan, Geoff Williams from Sun Life Financial, Waterloo co-op student Navin Vigneswaren and Dan Barry from Manulife Financial

  3. July 27, 2017Water networking event makes a big splashWater Event

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  1. Sep. 27, 2017Career Fair 2017

    Partnerships for Employment (P4E) is a partnership between the University of Waterloo, Wilfrid Laurier University, University of Guelph and Conestoga College. P4E hosts two events per year: a Career Fair (last Wednesday in September, annually) and a Job Fair (first Wednesday in February, annually).

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