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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 26 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. Dec. 13, 2017Engineering a new future through nanotech career paths

    by Jacqueline Gergal.

    The Quantum Nano-Centre was bustling with 200+ nanotechnology students who attended the third annual Waterloo Nanotechnology Conference last month.

  2. Dec. 12, 2017Co-op student redefines first work term success

    What does a successful first co-op job look like?

    For Kariem Abd El Salam, a second-year Science and Business student majoring in Biotechnology and Economics, it didn’t look exactly the way he had pictured it.

    In fact, Salam was unable to secure a co-op job the first time he went through the job search process.

  3. Dec. 6, 2017From co-op student to engineering company owner

    by Jacqueline Gergal.

    Less than a decade after completing four co-op work terms with A-D Engineering Group Ltd., Waterloo grad Chris Newman, P.Eng, M.Eng, is now a principal co-owner of the company.

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