Have you completed the Equity Survey? If you haven’t, hurry!

It only takes about 5 minutes to complete, and with the first round of reporting coming out in Winter 2022, data collection will be paused on October 31, 2021. There are two ways to participate in the survey, including following the embedded link in the Student PortalLearn and Workday alerts. Learn more about how to take the survey

If you have participated, thank you, and count yourself among the more than 16,000 respondents and growing! By participating, you have contributed to Waterloo’s vision of a more equitable work and learning environment for all. Please spread the word and encourage your colleagues to participate, too! 

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In mid-June, all students and employees received an invitation via their Waterloo email addresses to participate in the institution's first equity data survey

62,722Total Number of Surveys Distributed

Distributed to all Waterloo students and employees

Overall Response Rate

As of October 25th for all students and employees

Summary of Student and Employee Participation Rates Across the Campus Community as of October 25, 2021.
Area of Campus

Participation Rate (%)

Environment 29.4
Science 28.1
Health 27.8
Engineering 27.5
Math 27.2
Arts 24.2
AFIW 45.3
Academic support units and offices 41.9
Centres and Institutes 47.7
Waterloo overall participation 28.2

Faculty Leaderboard

Jump to: Arts | Engineering | Environment | Health | Math | Science | Other

Faculty of Arts Hog IconArts

Total Response Rate in the Faculty of Arts: 24.2% as of October 25th, 2021

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Faculty of Engineering wrench iconEngineering

Total Response Rate in the Faculty of Engineering: 27.5% as of October 25th, 2021

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Faculty of Environment icon of two treesEnvironment

Total Response Rate in the Faculty of Environment: 29.4% as of October 25th, 2021

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Faculty of Health Kangaroo IconHealth

Total Response Rate in the Faculty of Health: 27.8% as of October 25th, 2021

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Faculty of Math tie iconMath

Total Response Rate in the Faculty of Math: 27.2% as of October 25th, 2021

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Faculty of Science iconScience

Total Response Rate in the Faculty of Science: 28.1% as of October 25th, 2021

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Other

Employees at the Affiliated and Federated Institutions of Waterloo

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If you have any questions, or would like more information on these response rates, please email equitysurvey@uwaterloo.ca