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.
- Oct. 3, 2017
Leaders from the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) gathered in Waterloo today to discuss Waterloo’s challenges and interests in international education and how the ACU can help promote and support excellence in higher education, including mobility programs, and to connect with the Human Resources community.
The ACU is the world’s first international university network and U.K. registered charity, and has more than 500 member institutions in more than 50 countries.
The visit also included a tour of Velocity.
- Aug. 15, 2017
Three University of Waterloo staff members have been awarded funds through the 2017 Staff International Experience Fund (SIEF) to travel to Australia and Europe.
- Aug. 9, 2017