Delivering professional, employee-focused services with integrity.
Our vision 2020
Human Resources is recognized as a valued strategic partner to our clients by providing relevant, best in class, innovative services that support the goal of becoming a destination of choice for talented and engaged employees.
Business Plan 2018/2019
While the HR vision and mission are long-term in nature, the HR objectives and HR strategies form the team's focus, as presented in our business plan. Download the HR Business Plan 2018/2019 (.pdf).
The basic principles of the Waterloo workplaceThe basic principles of the University of Waterloo workplace outline the University’s philosophy on maintaining a constructive workplace through open and clear communication.
- Focus on the situation, issue, or behaviour, not the person.
- Maintain the self-confidence and self-esteem of others.
- Maintain constructive relationships.
- Take initiative to make things better.
- Lead by example.
- Think beyond the moment.
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Green Office certification
Human Resources participates in the Sustainability Office's Green Office program and is Bronze certified. The Green Office program is a way for staff and faculty to participate in sustainable practices and to be a part of the change they want to see at the University of Waterloo.