Our Science alumni are living proof of the amazing things that can be done with a degree from the Faculty of Science.
Our alumni success strengthens the international reputation of Waterloo, and provides inspiration for the next generation of scientists. We remain honoured by your continued support and association with the University of Waterloo and look forward to maintaining this relationship in the years to come.
Honouring outstanding alumni
Every year we honour alumni with awards for their outstanding contributions to the health and well-being of society. See our past Alumni Award recipients.
2023 Alumni Achievement Award Recipients
Congratulations to this year's winners
Distinguished Alumni Award
Dr. Michael Houston, PhD '93, BSc '87 (chemistry)
Simone Harrington, BSc '06 (science & business)
Contributions to Science Award
Dr. Laurie Wideman BSc '90 (biology)
Dr. Corey Stephenson BSc '98 (chemistry)
Early Alumni Excellence Award
Azeezat Adeyoyin Oyawoye, BSc '21 (science and business)
Past online alumni events
- International Women's Day 2023
- New Faculty Lecture: Science and the Mystery of Bats featuring Dr. Liam McGuire
- Astronomy at Home: Perseids Meteor Shower
- 2022 Farvolden Symposium featuring Rick Devlin
Our alumni are making headlines around the world! Here are some great ways to check in on your fellow classmates and friends as well as other science alumni and rediscover your Waterloo connection.
- University of Waterloo Magazine
- Waterloo Alumni newsletter
- School of Pharmacy Alumni Newsletter
- Optometry Newsletter
- The Entangler Physics Alumni Newsletter
Connect and engage
We value your involvement as alumni, whether volunteering, attending events, hiring a co-op student, mentoring our current students or making a financial investment in the Faculty of Science.
See opportunities to get involved or contact our Alumni Engagement Officer to lend your time or talent.