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Wilfrid Laurier University

A leading Canadian university known for academic excellence and a culture that inspires lives of leadership and purpose ...

Laurier is a leading Canadian university whose popularity is about to skyrocket thanks to its Global Innovation Exchange. Slated for construction in 2014, this $103 million project will allow the university to meet the growing local and global demand for business and math programs. 

Highlights of this notable academic institution include: 

  • Financial math program the first undergraduate program of its kind in Canada
  • One of the largest business schools in Canada with the largest business co-op program
  • The business technology management program is the only program to give students a background in business and technology
  • Top accounting program
  • A highly recognized music education program
  • The Laurier Centre for Cognitive Neuroscience is one of Canada's premier centres for the study of the brain mechanisms behind thought and cognition
  • Earned the title of School of the Year at the Jeux Du Commerce (JDC)
  • Wilfrid Laurier University has gained ground in the annual Maclean's rankings of Canadian universities, moving from 5th to 4th in the primarily undergraduate category, and placing first among Ontario institutions in this group.  

Wilfrid Laurier University is a small but mighty university. It has an internationally recognized Business and Economics School, as well as a broad range of arts and science programs.

Wilfrid Laurier University
Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo

Wilfrid Laurier University

Established as the Evangelical Lutheran Seminary of Canada in 1911, this world-renowned university is home to the Academic Council on the United Nations System, the internationally acclaimed Penderecki String Quartet, WLU Press and the Robert Langen Art Gallery.

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