Explore Laurier

Your virtual Laurier experience

Stay Awhile and Get to Know Us.

Laurier is more than a university or a campus, we're a community – and we’re so excited to share that community with you. 

So explore our university and what we offer. We’re always updating this space as we get closer to the deadline to accept an offer of admission: June 1, 2021. We focus on offering support and personal connections through live engagements and new content that you can access anytime. 

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Virtual Open House

Virtual Open House is here! Starting Feb. 22 and running until mid-April, we’re offering a ton of virtual events and on-demand content.

Event Highlights

  • Weekly open houses for each faculty.
  • New program information and videos.
  • Fun, interactive activities to get to know Laurier students, staff and faculty.
  • Information presentations and videos about admissions, campus and student services.
  • Virtual campus tours.

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Save the Date for Faculty Open Houses

  • Feb. 22 - 27: Lazaridis School of Business and Economics (Waterloo and Brantford)
  • March 8–13: Faculties of Science and Music (Waterloo)
  • March 22–27: Faculty of Arts (Waterloo)
  • April 5–10: Faculties of Human and Social Sciences, Liberal Arts and Social Work (Brantford)

Missed your faculty's week? We’ll post all recordings of live content so you can watch them at your convenience. 

Save the Date for "April Break Break"

We’re hosting a “April Break Break" April 12–17 so you can focus on fun, inspiring activities that get you excited about Laurier.

Music Week

The Faculty of Music is hosting its Open House events between March 8 - 13. They'll be offering the opportunity to participate in live classes, meet virtually with faculty and staff, attend an audition workshop, and watch their Music at Noon concert series live.

Looking for more? Visit our Open House page to view the entire week of upcoming events for music students, including sessions on residence, LOCUS, virtual tours, and more.

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Science Week

Join the Faculty of Science between March 8 - 13 for their Open House week events. Attend one of their live program-specific information sessions, where you can ask questions and learn more about your program from current students and faculty. 

There is more on-demand and live content on our Open House page specifically for science students, including sessions on residence and LOCUS, as well as virtual tours.

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Guided Waterloo Campus Tour

The Waterloo campus is tucked into about one city block, so you’re steps away from your classes, food and your new favourite study spot.

Our current students will take you on a virtual tour so that you can see our campus spaces and start to picture yourself at Laurier. Book a live virtual tour or watch the pre-recorded tour.

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Guided Brantford Campus Tour

The Brantford campus is woven into the downtown core of the City of Brantford.

Our current students will take you on a virtual tour so that you can see our campus spaces and start to picture yourself at Laurier. Or watch the pre-recorded tour and explore campus from the comfort of your home.


Ask an Ambassador

Laurier student ambassadors are current students who want to connect with you and answer your questions. They can share their experiences too, and help you imagine what your future holds at Laurier.  

Choose someone to write to by checking the ambassador profiles, which include information about their program and interests. You may even find an ambassador who's from your hometown. 

Laurier Information Playlist

There’s a lot to learn about Laurier, so we break it down for you. Watch our student life specialists introduce Laurier, our programs and our admissions process. We also share what it’s like to be a Laurier Golden Hawk, how we approach learning and why our students are prepared for what comes next after graduation.

Tip: We recommend you download a copy of our viewbook to follow along!


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. 

Favourite Campus Spots

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Waterloo Campus
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Brantford Campus

Applying from Outside of Canada?

As an international student, you bring new perspectives, experiences and goals that make the Laurier Golden Hawk community better. And it’s something we value. Meet with our international recruiters to discuss what opportunities await you and how to plan your application.

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Interested in learning more about our admission requirements or looking for a step-by-step application guide?


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