Wilfrid Laurier University is a leading university in Canada with a worldwide reputation for academic excellence. Its innovative teaching style combines practical learning in lectures with work experience opportunities outside the classroom. International students are central to the university's community, with over 1,000 international students from over 80 countries enrolling each year.
The university offers over 80 undergraduate programs (both full-time and part-time) across 10 faculties at multiple campuses and locations, as well as online learning options. Prospective students who don't meet the English language proficiency requirements of their program can also attend the Laurier English and Academic Foundation (LEAF) Program to improve their skills.
Due to its learning and community focuses, Laurier has been consistently ranked top in the country for student satisfaction, student life, extracurricular activities and residence living. As a result, Laurier graduates leave with the vital skills and experience they need for career success.
Laurier has multiple campuses, with the largest sites being based in Waterloo and Brantford. There are other campuses in Milton, Kitchener, and Toronto, all within an hour's drive of each other, and all campuses are close to major Canadian cities and the United States. Additionally, students across all faculties can go on exchange trips to 25 countries worldwide.
As well the academic opportunities, students can actively be involved in the university's community by joining societies, teams, and associations, with hundreds to choose from.