Wilfrid Laurier University (WLU), Canada

Wilfrid Laurier University, University Avenue West, Waterloo, ON, Canada

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Wilfrid Laurier University (commonly referred to as Laurier or WLU) is a Canadian public research university located in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. Laurier has several other campuses, including in Toronto, Ontario, Brantford, Ontario, Kitchener, Ontario and an office in Chongqing, China. It is named in honour of Sir Wilfrid Laurier, the seventh Prime Minister of Canada. The University offers a full range of undergraduate and graduate programs in a variety of fields, with more than 17,000 full-time undergraduate students.


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Motto: Truth conquers all

Endowment: $71.6 million

Administrative staff: 553

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Undergraduates: 17,000 full-time, 1,541 part-time

Postgraduates: 1,000 full-time, 610 part-time

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