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Sept. 14, 2018

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It is with profound sadness that Wilfrid Laurier University confirms the loss of a student on the Waterloo campus.

A first-year student died early Friday morning outside a residence building at 260 Regina St. The building is leased by the university and operated as a Laurier residence. 

Police are investigating the incident. The university is in the process of contacting the student’s family. At this time, the university is not able to identify the student or provide additional information.

The loss of a student has a deep impact on the entire Laurier community. The university is making counseling and support services available to all students, faculty and staff. Members of the Laurier community can access support through the following services:


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