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. 10, 2018Visit of Australian National UniversityDelegates from Australian National University

    On Friday, September 7, 2018, leaders from the University of Waterloo welcomed delegates from Australian National University. Points of discussion included our co-operative program and student innovation.

  2. Aug. 8, 2018Message to campus community on Saudi Arabia


    To:               Students, faculty and staff

    From:          Ian Rowlands, Associate Vice-President, International

    Date:            August 8, 2018

    Subject:      Message to campus community on Saudi Arabia        

    Note:           This email is for action and for information       

    The University is working to understand the actions being taken by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the impact these will have on our campus.

  3. Aug. 7, 2018Visit of Hohai University

    Leaders from the University of Waterloo were delighted to welcome delegates from Hohai University in China. Points of discussion included various collaborations with the Water Institute and also the Faculty of Engineering such as research programs, faculty exchange, graduate exchange, and co-supervising graduate students.

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