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Join us at Laurier

Becoming a Golden Hawk means more than just cheering on our (really good) varsity teams – it means being a student who cares about your community, who works hard in the classroom, and who takes advantage of all the learning opportunities that can happen outside the classroom, too.

Why Work at Laurier?

We are a community – it's what brings our students here and what keeps our people here. Faculty and staff take pride in building meaningful relationships with students and co-workers, and supporting their individual paths to success.

As a comprehensive university with more than 19,000 students, Laurier has grown rapidly in research intensity and graduate programming. Today, Laurier's research environment consists of more than 500 researchers in nine faculties forming a highly interactive and interdisciplinary academic community. Laurier was recently named the most sustainable campus in Ontario, number one in research-growth and number one in student satisfaction.

Waterloo Area's Top Employers

Waterloo area's top employers 2019 logoLaurier has been named by Canada's Top 100 Employers as one of Waterloo Area's Top Employers in recognition of its high-quality workplace policies and programs.

Learn more about the reasons why Laurier has been selected as one of Waterloo Area's Top Employers for 2019.

Benefits and Well-Being

Our benefits programs touch on a wide range of areas that promote a healthy work-life balance and provide our faculty and staff with the resources to thrive.

Perks and Professional Development

Joining Laurier means you have access to a variety of perks that are unique to the Laurier employee experience.


People come to Laurier to be a part of a collaborative and welcoming community.


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