Wilfrid Laurier University

Zone d'identification

Type d'entité

Collectivité

Forme autorisée du nom

Wilfrid Laurier University

Forme(s) parallèle(s) du nom

Forme(s) du nom normalisée(s) selon d'autres conventions

Autre(s) forme(s) du nom

  • Waterloo Lutheran University
  • Waterloo College

Numéro d'immatriculation des collectivités

Zone de description

Dates d'existence

1973-

Historique

In 1910 the Canada Synod and Synod of Central Canada of the Lutheran Church entered into an agreement to establish a Lutheran Seminary. Though the location first proposed for the Seminary was Toronto, Waterloo was selected when its citizens offered a tract of land on the boundary of the town. The choice of location was further influenced by the fact that the majority of Lutherans in Ontario lived in the vicinity of Waterloo and Berlin (Kitchener). In 1911 the Evangelical Lutheran Seminary of Canada opened its doors.

Facilities for pre-theological education were established in 1914 with courses leading to senior matriculation given in Waterloo College School.

In 1924 the Waterloo College of Arts, providing courses in post-secondary education in a four year program, was established. In 1925 the Faculty of Arts, under the name of Waterloo College, affiliated with the University of Western Ontario. Waterloo College soon began to offer honours degree programs in the arts.

The affiliation with the University of Western Ontario ended in 1960 when the Seminary obtained a revised charter changing the name of the institution to Waterloo Lutheran University.

On November 1, 1973, Waterloo Lutheran University became Wilfrid Laurier University, one of Ontario's provincially assisted universities after Bill 178 was given Royal Assent by the Lieutenant Governor (and former Waterloo Lutheran University Chancellor) William Ross Macdonald.

In September 1999, Laurier opened a campus in Brantford, Ontario.

Lieux

Waterloo, Ont. (1911- )
Brantford, Ont. (1999- )
Kitchener, Ont. (2006-)
Toronto, Ont.

Statut juridique

Fonctions et activités

Textes de référence

Organisation interne/Généalogie

Contexte général

Zone des relations

Entité associée

Roy, Flora (April 24th, 1912 - March 12th, 2008)

Identifiant de l'entité associée

CA-WLUA-0054

Type de la relation

hiérarchique

Dates de la relation

1973 - 1993

Description de la relation

Entité associée

Waterloo College (1924-1960)

Identifiant de l'entité associée

AC00067

Type de la relation

temporelle

Dates de la relation

1973

Description de la relation

Entité associée

Laurier Brantford (1999 -)

Identifiant de l'entité associée

U237

Type de la relation

d'association

Dates de la relation

1999 - 2013

Description de la relation

Entité associée

Wilfrid Laurier University. Faculty of Music (1967 -)

Identifiant de l'entité associée

R4

Type de la relation

hiérarchique

Type de relation

Wilfrid Laurier University. Faculty of Music is controlled by Wilfrid Laurier University

Dates de la relation

Description de la relation

Entité associée

Wilfrid Laurier University. Faculty of Science (1991 -)

Identifiant de l'entité associée

U258

Type de la relation

hiérarchique

Type de relation

Wilfrid Laurier University. Faculty of Science is controlled by Wilfrid Laurier University

Dates de la relation

Description de la relation

Entité associée

Wilfrid Laurier University. Faculty of Social Work (1966-)

Identifiant de l'entité associée

U257

Type de la relation

hiérarchique

Type de relation

Wilfrid Laurier University. Faculty of Social Work is controlled by Wilfrid Laurier University

Dates de la relation

Description de la relation

Entité associée

Waterloo Lutheran University (1960-1973)

Identifiant de l'entité associée

AC0084

Type de la relation

temporelle

Type de relation

Waterloo Lutheran University is the predecessor of Wilfrid Laurier University

Dates de la relation

1973

Description de la relation

Zone des points d'accès

Occupations

Zone du contrôle

Identifiant de la notice d'autorité

0001

Identifiant du service d'archives

CA ON00362

Règles et/ou conventions utilisées

Statut

Niveau de détail

Moyen

Dates de production, de révision et de suppression

Langue(s)

  • anglais

Écriture(s)

  • latin

Sources

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