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. Jan. 15, 2018Seoul National University Delegates Visit the University of Waterloo

    University of Waterloo leaders were pleased to welcome delegates visiting from Seoul National University. Visiting Waterloo International, the visit contained discussions regarding continued initiatives and partnerships between the universities.

    Delegates from Seoul National University

    Byung Jin Kim, Manager, International Summer Institute

    Jungjae Hong, Manager, Student Exchange Program (Outbound)

    Hyun-Ji Lee, Manager, Student Exchange Program (Inbound)

  2. Jan. 5, 2018Visit of the Chinese University of Hong Kong, ShenzhenDelegates from university of waterloo and the chinese university of hong kong, shenzhen, in front of country flags

    University of Waterloo leaders were delighted to host delegates visiting from the Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen.

    The visit included discussions regarding student exchange and research collaborations, as well as an overview of Cooperative Education.

  3. Jan. 3, 2018Visit of Xiamen Office of the Canadian Embassy in ChinaXiao at Sedra Design Centre

    Canada’s Assistant Trade Commissioner to China met with University of Waterloo leaders to discuss educational linkages and partnerships with universities within China’s Fujian Province.

    The visit also included a tour of the Sedra Design Centre.

    Delegates from the Xiamen Office of Canadian Embassy in China:

    Mr. Binghuang Xiao, Assistant Trade Commissioner, Xiamen Office, Embassy of Canada in China 

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