News archive - September 2012

Thursday, September 13, 2012

VeloCity launches campus-wide entrepreneurship program

VeloCity presentation

The University of Waterloo has focused on entrepreneurship for many years. In conjunction with our co-op program, our students receive a rare experiential learning component. The university’s Enterprise Co-op program encourages students to take their learning even further. E Co-op gives Waterloo students the unique opportunity to navigate their way through starting a business while simultaneously earning a co-op credit.

Thursday, September 13, 2012

Office credits campus for its Success

Student Success Office

Wednesday, September 12, 2012

Waterloo student startups impact the economy

VeloCity start ups

The Waterloo students and young alumni who are currently running startups in the VeloCity Residence and VeloCity Garage have raised nearly $2.2 million in venture capital. Both entrepreneurship incubators, the Residence and Garage bring bright students with ideas together to create startups in Waterloo Region, which then create jobs for students and recent graduates.