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Your future is #Laurier2026

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.

Discover Your Program

Whether you're already set on what you want to study or are still figuring out what programs support your passions, you can find your fit at Laurier. Explore our programs and create your custom degree by combining majors or adding an option or minor. Your opportunities are endless. Start exploring today!

Explore Laurier from the Comfort of Your Own Home

Through the Virtual Laurier Experience, you can watch our general information session about all things Laurier, enjoy guided virtual tours of our Waterloo and Brantford campuses and get all the need-to-know information on admissions, campus life and more. Get a taste of what it's like to join the Golden Hawk community – anytime, anywhere.

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U Community: Get Exclusive Access to Laurier’s Future Student Hub

Laurier’s Discord server, U Community, is designed to connect you with other future students who are asking the same questions, anxious for the same answers and excited about the same opportunities. It’s also a place where you can chat with our student ambassadors about their own experiences at Laurier and what helped them settle into life at university.

Want in? Join us for this session where we'll show you around U Community and hook you up with a personalized access link.


Be the First to Know

We send quick, fun and informative updates about Laurier to keep in touch with you along your application journey. Sign up to receive updates before anyone else.


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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.


Upcoming Events

We offer virtual and in-person events throughout the application process to help you decide if Laurier is the right fit for you. Our future students' events calendar will show you all of our upcoming events, including virtual and in-person tours, program and student life information sessions, and more.



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:

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.