LinkedIn Learning was upgraded to LinkedIn Learning on July 29, 2019. University of Waterloo employees or students who had a account will have received email notification regarding the upgrade and steps on activating their new LinkedIn Learning account. If the individual did not have a account, they can create a LinkedIn Learning account (through the University's organizational license) using the activation link below. 

Activating an account   |   Sign-in to an account   |   Your privacy   |   Account support

Activating a LinkedIn Learning account

Individual had an existing account

Please see the Activating LinkedIn Learning steps outlined on the LinkedIn Learning website,


No previous account

Please use this link to activate your University of Waterloo LinkedIn Learning account, 

Connecting a LinkedIn account to a Learning account during activation

Please read about the benefits of connecting a LinkedIn account to a LinkedIn Learning account on the LinkedIn Learning website (including privacy information and options),

to LinkedIn Learning

  1. Navigate to
  2. Click Sign in with your organization account 

Please note: some users may not see this login screen and instead by skipped to step three, below.

Sign in to LinkedIn Learning

  1. Enter your email address and click Continue

Enter email address

  1. You will be redirected to the University's login page. Enter your email adress (if not showing) and click Next

Waterloo login page

  1. Enter your WatIAM password and click Sign in

Your privacy

Visit LinkedIn's Privacy Policy page to learn more about the data they collect, how it's used, your choices and obligations, what your organization can see, and more. 

Note: You do not need to connect your LinkedIn account with your LinkedIn Learning account to share training achievements/certificates to your profile.

Account support

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Fri 7/5/19 1:19 PM
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