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Your future is #Laurier2027

At Laurier, community is at our core.

It's the reason students feel welcome and find their place here. And while the world looks different right now, we're a community that's inspired together – to learn, lead and build lifelong relationships. We give our all and we give back.

Because university is not just about the lecture hall. Laurier educates with purpose, builds knowledge that serves society and creates connections that have a lasting impact. Our students are tomorrow’s leaders, who know how to think independently and develop ideas that create real change.

No matter how you choose to live your Laurier experience, you’ll feel inspired as part of a tight-knit, supportive community to aim high and work hard.

Be part of something that’s unlike anything else. A community that’s ready to take charge in a changing world, so that we can change it for the better.

Customize Your Degree

Whether you’re already set on what you want to study or are still figuring out what programs fuel your passions, you can find your fit at Laurier. Discover what we have to offer and create your custom degree by combining majors, adding an option or minor or conducting research alongside faculty. Your opportunities are endless.

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Learn from Canadas

most helpful and

engaging professors


in North America for student-teacher interactions



– Global Student Satisfaction Awards, 2021

Learn from Canadas

most helpful and

engaging professors


in North America for student-teacher interactions



– Global Student Satisfaction Awards, 2021


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You’re Invited 

We’re hosting in-person campus tours in both Waterloo and Brantford throughout June and July. The summer break is a great time to see campus up close and get a feel for what it’s like to live and learn here. Hope to see you soon!

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Instant Access to Laurier's Viewbook

Laurier viewbooks provide an overview of our undergraduate programs, admission requirements, Laurier's two campuses and the student experience.

Download your copy to get information about life at Laurier – instantly and all in one place.


More than a Classroom

You can’t be summed up by who you are on paper – and neither can your university experience.

We care about developing your whole person: mind, spirit and body. Our exceptional student experience will change your life and prepare you for what’s next.


Our Investment in You

Did you know that you are automatically assessed for an entrance scholarship when you apply to Laurier? Scholarships are based on your final grades and no application is required.

There are 650+ additional competitive scholarships and awards given annually based on interests, extracurriculars, financial need and academic achievement. From your first year until you graduate.

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“Laurier gave me a background in all of the technical skills I needed, while still giving me the hands-on experience necessary for applying to jobs and graduate studies. I built the skills I need to move forward with my career, while being engaged with a student body filled with some of the most passionate people I have ever met!”

Emily Weatherhead
Psychology '18

Our Students Get Hired 

Graduate with practical, hands-on experience that sets you apart.

You’re curious, creative and driven. You think about the future and what you need to do to succeed. That’s why every aspect of your student experience at Laurier helps you to build a meaningful career: