Welcome to the Office of the President

The University of Waterloo brings together world-class academic strength, leading-edge research, experience-rich learning and a highly networked entrepreneurial culture that ignites curiosity and enables bold ventures.

Waterloo’s reputation for innovation extends across Canada and internationally.

This is a place where students, faculty and staff routinely deliver excellence.

Welcome to Waterloo!

Feridun Hamdullahpur

Feridun Hamdullahpur
President and Vice-Chancellor



  1. July 18, 2017David Johnston’s vision of “smart and caring” Canada began at WaterlooDavid Johnston and Feridun Hamdullahpur

    I was honoured to be part of a recent feature in the Waterloo Region Record celebrating David Johnston, Governor General of Canada.

  2. July 12, 2017A more sustainable WaterlooFeridun with winners

    The Waterloo community celebrated our on campus sustainability successes today at the 2017 Eco-Summit.

  3. 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.

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