Co-operative education is synonymous with the University of Waterloo. It’s the innovation the University was founded on nearly 60 years ago. Today, our incomparable co-operative education program is the reason 70% of incoming undergraduate students choose Waterloo.
The interactive chart below breaks down University of Waterloo enrolment across multiple data points.
For details about this chart and more information on enrolment levels, please visit the Institutional Analysis & Planning website.
At Waterloo, I’ve seen firsthand how co-op students are more demanding and curious, pushing their peers and professors to look for fresh insights and to think more broadly and creatively about problems.Dave McKay
President and CEO, Royal Bank of Canada
(via The Globe and Mail)
University graduate survey data shows that Waterloo co-op grads enjoy better career success than graduates from other Ontario universities.
INCOMPARABLE CAREER PREP
CECA helps prepare students for success on both their work terms and after graduation with career advising sessions, workshops, professional development courses and employer information sessions.
INCOMPARABLE WORK TERMS
The calibre of these students is exceptional...My colleagues continuously commend them for their outstanding achievements in the field of radiation oncology.Dr. Edward Chow
Senior Scientist, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
The talent here is insane…After four years in the co-op program, you know more about starting a company than most people.Ted Livingston
Founder and CEO, Kik Interactive