Key areas

Office of Research

The Office of Research is the University's central point connecting scientists on campus or those associated with Waterloo to various research supports and services, including, but not limited to grant and award applications; negotiation and execution of research agreements; funds management; research security advice; liaison between researchers and sponsors; and ethics review and clearance.

Waterloo International

Waterloo International is responsible for leading and coordinating the University’s internationalization activities, goals, and aspirations.  These include stewarding international agreements; organizing and hosting international delegates; promoting safety abroad; and supporting student-focused international activities (including exchange, service learning, field programs and co-op employment).

Waterloo Ventures

Waterloo Ventures is the focal point that makes the University of Waterloo the acknowledged leader in all aspects of innovation, entrepreneurship, and commercialization in Canada and will enable innovators, founders, and others to thrive and succeed.  It achieves its mission through the Waterloo Commercialization Office (WatCo), the Velocity Incubator and Thought Leadership.

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