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. Oct. 1, 2018Visit of Wuhan UniversityDelegates from Wuhan University

    On Monday October 1 and Tuesday October 2, 2018, the University of Waterloo welcomed delegates from Wuhan University (WHU) for a two-day visit.  The objective of the visit was to review existing 2+2 programs, discuss new work-plans, explore the possibility of a study abroad program, and discuss student innovation, entrepreneurship, and co-op education.

  2. Oct. 1, 2018Delegate Visit from Tsinghua UniversityTsinghua University delegates

    On Monday, October 1, 2018, the Vice President of Research at Tsinghua University in China, Qi-kun Xue visited the University of Waterloo.  He also presemted a public lecture on Transformative Quantum Technologies entitled "Physics Beyond Ohm's Law." The objective of the delegation visit was to discuss collaborations on quantum sciences and quantum technology.

  3. Sep. 26, 2018Visit from the University of AdelaideDelegates from the University of Adelaide

    On Wednesday, September 26, 2018 delegates from the University of Adelaide in Australia visted the university to learn about Cooperative Education, the Velocity Garage incubator, the Institute for Quantum Computer (IQC), and to discuss internationalization.  

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  1. Oct. 23, 2018His Excellency, Vikas Swarup presents "The New India"City in India

    His Excellency, Vikas Swarup

    High Commissioner for India to Canada

    Presentation: “The New India”

    Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018 
    Presentation: 3:30pm — 4:30pm
    Reception: 4:30pm — 5:30pm
    EC5 Rm 1111 (1st Floor Theatre)
    *Pre-Registration Required

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