Wilfrid Laurier University - Waterloo Campus

Laurier's Waterloo Campus

As one of Canada's leading mid-sized universities, Laurier is known for combining academic excellence with an outstanding student experience. In survey after survey, our students and alumni tell us how much they enjoyed their time at Laurier. Our graduates are recognized far and wide as well-educated, contributing members of society who make a positive difference in the communities they touch. If there is one thing that our students and alumni agree on, it's that Laurier offers a fantastic overall university experience. That's why in 2017, out of all undergraduate students surveyed across Canada, Laurier ranked their student satisfaction the highest in the Maclean's University Rankings.

We offer a wide range of full- and part-time graduate and undergraduate degree programs to more than 16,000 students through our faculties of Arts, Science, Education and the Lazaridis School of Business & Economics.

New academic offerings at our Waterloo campus include:

  • Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Data Science (pending approval from the Ministry of Advanced Education & Skills Development)
  • BSc Chemistry & Physics
  • BSc Psychology with a specialization in Neuroscience

Our Waterloo campus is in a thriving and culturally-diverse city just 100 km west of Toronto. With a population of more than 575,000 people, the Waterloo Region is a safe, comfortable community offering a large variety of amenities.