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 Who: Alumni who graduated from an undergraduate program in 2019

What: Participate in the 2019 Ontario University Graduate Survey (OUGS)

When: January 31 - June 30, 2022

Why: Help current and future students by providing them with information regarding the employment prospects of recent university graduates!


Here's how to participate:

email iconStep 1: Check your or personal e-mail beginning January 31 for an invitation from CCI Research Inc. (

 finger click iconStep 2: Click the survey link to participate. It takes less than 6 minutes to complete.

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Submit your completed survey and get: $5 giftcard emailed to you by CCI Research Inc. from one of these vendors:®, !, and Starbucks® (registered trademarks).

See the full Official Incentive Rules below for more details. 

speech bubbles20.7%UWaterloo response rate (as of May 25, 2022)

Quick Facts


  • FTE (Full-time equivalent) Enrolment (2020/21): 39,430

  • International Mix (2020/21):

    • Graduate: 37%

    • Undergraduate: 22%

  • Degrees Granted (2021): 9,430

Co-operative Education

  • Co-op work terms (2020/21): 19,886

Faculty and Staff

  • Faculty Members (2020): 1,355
  • Number of Staff (2020): 2,627


  • Tri-Agency Research Awards 2020/21): $113.8M
  • Total Sponsored Research Awards (2020/21): $245.2M


  • $33.6M raised (2020/21)

Source: Performance Indicators

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