Working at Waterloo

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Supporting you at the University of Waterloo

As a department, we partner with the University's faculties, offices, and services to attract, develop, and engage our diverse, future-ready talent to meet their specific goals and advance those of the University.

From creating a culture of health and well-being on campus to supporting you during major life events, we are a team of Human Resource professionals working together to provide Waterloo with organizational leadership, guidance, and support to meet your changing needs.

Accessibility at Waterloo


We are committed to achieving barrier free accessibility for persons with disabilities studying, visiting and/or working at Waterloo.

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Employee and Family Assistance Program

University of Waterloo employees and their dependent family members have a range of health and wellness services under the Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP), provided by Homewood Health Inc.

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Health & well-being

We care about the health and well-being of all employees and support a holistic approach to ensuring a healthy workplace environment. Learn how we support your wellness at Waterloo.

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Professional development opportunities

We have many areas that support the professional and personal growth of our employees in lifelong learning, from workshops and self-directed learning to events that foster knowledge growth and collaboration. 


Questions? Contact, or ask the HR Chatbot!