Wilfrid Laurier University has been known for academic excellence for more than 107 years, and a hallmark of the Laurier experience is putting this academic knowledge to work in the real world!
We’re situated near the uptown core of Waterloo, Ontario. The Waterloo Region is home to Canada’s fastest-growing technology sector, and is part of the Toronto-Waterloo Innovation Corridor, the second largest technology cluster in North America.
Laurier has many world-renowned scientists, the largest business degree co-op program in Canada, and is a global leader in social entrepreneurship.
Above all, Laurier is dedicated to creating a fulfilling, safe, and successful community!
Our vision for Shad Laurier is to build a tight-knit and supportive community for Shads that knows how to aim high, work hard and take advantage of truly amazing opportunities to make a difference. You will experience our distinct approach to experiential learning, draw inspiration from award-winning lectures, and innovate in hands-on workshops! Are you ready to embark on the experience of a lifetime, Shads?