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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.

COVID-19 Update

Laurier Faculty of Education is temporarily discontinuing in-person instruction. Most Wilfrid Laurier University facilities are physically closed, due to the coronavirus (COVID‑19) situation. We are working remotely to serve our students.

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Faculty of Education students and instructors are supporting parents/educators to address the current challenges. We are providing suggested educational resources to promote active learning experiences for children and youth.

The Faculty of Education is looking forward to welcoming our future students! For admissions questions, contact

Our Mission

In collaboration with community partners, the Faculty of Education prepares educational leaders who inspire lives through learning.

Program Overview

Laurier’s Faculty of Education offers a Bachelor of Education degree that provides you with the hands-on education necessary to go into the classroom, as well as the theoretical and research background to further your knowledge and participate in other areas of education too. You’ll emerge a well-rounded educator prepared for the challenges of today’s classroom.

Laurier’s interdisciplinary Master of Education program provides educational leaders and professionals from a wide range of employment fields with an advanced and integrated conceptual understanding of the relationship between educational theory, practice, and reflection. The Master of Education, Student Affairs Field allows candidates to focus their studies related to educational theories and practices with a specific focus on student affairs and services at the post-secondary level.

We also offer an additional qualifications program and numerous community-outreach programs for teachers, children and families. We are proud of our extensive community partnerships, our vibrant student community and our growing alumni network.

Outreach Programs


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