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. Aug. 15, 2017Staff International Experience Fund recipients named

    Three University of Waterloo staff members have been awarded funds through the 2017 Staff International Experience Fund (SIEF) to travel to Australia and Europe.

    They are:

  2. Aug. 9, 2017How studying abroad makes students more employable and successful

    Going abroad programs foster global experiential learning outcomes for students and make them more employable and successful in a global economy.

  3. July 6, 2017Leaders from top Canadian research universities visit Waterloo

    Leaders from 12 of the U15 Group of Canadian Research universities gathered in Waterloo recently to discuss issues of common interest related to internationalization in higher education and to explore areas for co-operation.

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  1. Sep. 27, 2017Operation Wallacea Info Session

    What will you be doing next summer?

    Are you seeking adventure? Interested in Conservation?

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