Welcome to the Office of the President

The University of Waterloo is one of the most innovative universities in Canada and the world, with good reason: our students, faculty, and staff are among the best and brightest anywhere.

Whether you’re a member of our university community already, or visiting us for a chance to learn more, welcome to Waterloo.

Sincerely,

Feridun Hamdullahpur

Feridun Hamdullahpur
President and Vice-Chancellor



  1. June 19, 2017Celebrating 150 years of Canadian innovation Mihaela Vlasea

    As we celebrate Canada's 150th anniversary of confederation, it's time to reflect on the innovations that have shaped the field of science — and what the next 150 years might bring.

  2. June 14, 2017A look at the future as Waterloo celebrates graduatesGraduating students posing for photo

    This week the University of Waterloo celebrates the hard work and dedication of our undergraduate and graduate students. Read my op-ed on how the University of Waterloo looks to the future with our newest alumni.

  3. Mar. 27, 2017A community committed to action on mental healthneedles hall expansion

    Learn more about how Waterloo will continue the conversation on how to improve access to mental health assistance for people who need it.

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