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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. Sep. 20, 2017Waterloo first in Canada for employer partnerships

    The University of Waterloo has been ranked the number one university in Canada for employer partnerships—and number four in the world—according to the 2018 Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) Graduate Employability Rankings.

    This puts Waterloo in the top 1 percent of universities in the world for employer partnerships.

  2. Aug. 31, 2017Federal government announces plan to create 10,000 paid work termsthe Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour makes a funding announcement

    Surrounded by co-op students, the Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour makes a funding announcement at Synaptive Medical during an event hosted by BioTalent Canada.

  3. Aug. 23, 2017Co-op in Sudbury offers student hospital, community, and interprofessional experiencesGroup shot.

    Rx2019 Blake Houle and the Rx2017 students on rotation in Sudbury - Matthew Filipovic, Jillian Belanger, Tayyaba Mawani and Monique Eisa.

    By: Alana Rigby

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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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