Connected to the world

Internationalization is woven into many elements at Waterloo. With a goal of becoming one of the most internationalized universities in Canada, diversity and global connections are encouraged and celebrated.

Waterloo’s culture of embracing international perspectives and experiences attracts some of the world’s most talented students, staff, and faculty. Global connections encompass academic, research, and industry partnerships, international learning through work placements, exchanges, field programs, and co-operative education, as well as a vast network of alumni around the world. 

  1. Sep. 25, 2020International Week wraps up this weekend
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  2. Sep. 24, 2020Mid-week reflections on International Week
    President Hamdullahpur, President Tunon de Lara, and Christine McWebb

    Thanks to everyone who has participated in International Week 2020 (IW) so far this week.

  3. Sep. 23, 2020ASU shares best practices for online laboratory courses with Waterloo
    Arizona State University's Justin Harding

    Arizona State University (ASU) and the University of Waterloo are collaborating to provide additional resources for faculty to support the continuity of online teaching and learning during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

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  1. Sep. 21 to Oct. 2, 2020Postdoc T-Shirt Pick Up

    As a thank you for all of your hard work as a valued postdoctoral fellow, Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs is pleased to offer you the opportunity to pick up a free gift: a postdoc t-shirt from the Waterloo store. Supplies are limited and must be picked up in-person at the W Store Essentials pick up spot in the Student Life Centre between September 21 and October 2. We will keep some t-shirts aside for those unable to travel to campus during COVID-19 and will allow you to pick them up once the campus is fully operational.

  2. Oct. 6, 2020DAAD Funding Programs for Students in 2021-22

    Learn more about programs to support study or research stays or internships in Germany in this webinar from DAAD - German Academic Exchange Service. DAAD offers programs to support students at all stages of study (Bachelor, Master's or PhD) and has opportunities for scholars working in all fields. In this webinar, DAAD staff will provide details on programs to support stays in Germany in 2021-22 and give you the chance to ask any questions you may have.

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