Celebrate our graduates

As a Conestoga graduate, you are part of a dynamic network of more than 130,000 alumni making a difference here in our region and around the world. You are the entrepreneurs and innovators, the technicians and caregivers that make our community a great place to live, work and play. By giving back to Conestoga, you can support and inspire future graduates as they prepare for successful futures.

Building a prosperous community

More than 5,400 businesses are owned and operated by Conestoga alumni – 3,500 of them are right here in our community.

More than 65 per cent of Conestoga graduates remain in the region after completing their studies, applying their skills and knowledge to support the workforce needs of local businesses and organizations.

Conestoga graduates contribute more than $2.3 billion each year to the local economy. Together, you are transforming this community.


  • Help Conestoga remain at the forefront in the delivery of career-focused, industry-relevant education
  • Increase the future talent pool by investing in human infrastructure to serve the needs of the regional economy
  • Enrich the lives of current students by awarding academic performance, entrepreneurship and creativity
  • Support our alumni through the various stages of their lives and careers

Addressing today’s needs

  • Build new capacity for enhanced education and training opportunities
  • Create engaging and effective spaces for collaboration and teamwork
  • Provide support for student engagement in applied research, innovation and commercialization
  • Foster entrepreneurship and opportunities for successful start-ups

Please join us by supporting the Transforming Together campaign to help build a prosperous and sustainable future for our community.