University COVID-19 update

The University of Waterloo is constantly updating our most Frequently Asked Questions.

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Please note: The University of Waterloo is closed for all events until further notice.

Governor General Silver Medal

The Governor General of Canada provides three silver medals annually to an undergraduate student graduating with the highest academic standing. 

Governor General of Canada Silver Medal

  • 2018 Shouzhen Gu
  • 2017 Geoffry Song
  • 2016 David Choi
  • 2015 - Jason Blais
  • 2014 - Jeremy Roman
  • 2013 - Boyu Li
  • 2012 - Jeffrey Baer
  • 2011 - Robert Xiao
  • 2010 - Zhe Zhu
  • 2009 - Xiaoheng Wang
  • 2008 - Michael Lipnowski
  • 2007 - Matei Zaharia
  • 2005 - Stephen Fung
  • 2004 - Brendan Lucier
  • 2003 - Karen Yeats
  • 2002 - Graeme Kemkes
  • 2001 - Eran Guendelman
  • 1999 - Frédéric Latour
  • 1995 - Ian Goldberg
  • 1992 - Daniel Christensen
  • 1991 - Charles Martin
  • 1990 - Eric Veach