University of Waterloo: Courses, Fees, Ranks & Admission Details | iSchoolConnect

University of Waterloo

Waterloo, Ontario

CAN

iSC Global Rank:

151

School:

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About

Founded in 1957, the University of Waterloo is located in southwestern Ontario, Waterloo, Canada. The university has over 220,000 alumni in 151 countries. Besides, Waterloo is Canada's most productive startup incubator by private investment. Over 10,000 donors from 39 countries donated $46 million to Waterloo in 2019-20 and continue to donate today. 

The University of Waterloo is the best in Canada for experiential learning and employer-student connections. The university is ranked #1 in Computer Science, Engineering, and Mathematics in 2021.

 The University of Waterloo believes that students' active lifestyle enables them to excel in their education. Therefore, it offers aquatics, ice activities, racquet sports, martial arts, and dance in recreational spaces. The university is home to Physics and Astronomy professor Donna Strickland (Nobel Prize in Physics, 2018) only the third woman in history to do so. 

Ranking & Accolades

151   -  200

iSC Global

Regional

7 - 8

iSC Regional

U.S. News

199

U.S. News

QS

149

QS

Times

201 - 250

Times

    1. The University of Waterloo ranks "#210" in "Best Global Universities" by "US News & World Report."
    2. The University of Waterloo is ranked "#166" in "Top Universities" by "QS World University Rankings."
    3. It is ranked in the range "#201-250" in "World University Rankings 2022" by "Times Higher Education."

Admission

Here's what the University of Waterloo looks for in a student during the selection process. Learn about the University of Waterloo's admission criteria, rate, and requirements below.

Acceptance Rate53 %

Undergraduate

Application Fee

156 CAD

Minimum GPA

-

SAT Range

-

ACT Range

-

IELTS Range

6 - 6.5

TOEFL Range

90 (iBT)

PTE Range

63

Graduate

Application Fee

125 CAD

Minimum GPA

-

GRE Range

-

GMAT Range

-

IELTS Range

6.5 - 7.5

TOEFL Range

80 (iBT)

PTE Range

60

Courses

Discipline:

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Degree:

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Saudi Arabian Ministry of Education :

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Accounting

Doctorate

Degree

-

Tenure

-

Tuition Fee

Accounting and Financial Management

Bachelors

Degree

-

Tenure

-

Tuition Fee

Actuarial Science

Masters

Degree

-

Tenure

-

Tuition Fee

Actuarial Science

Bachelors

Degree

-

Tenure

-

Tuition Fee

Fees

The cost is an important aspect of choosing your dream college. Get detailed information about University of Waterloo’s tuition fees, living expenses and financial aid opportunities below.

Note: All the costs mentioned below are average costs annually

Undergraduate

Tuition Fee

44,644 CAD

Cost of Attendance

65,435 CAD

Scholarships

9,000 CAD

Accomodation

12,236 CAD

Graduate

Tuition Fee

23,398 CAD

Cost of Attendance

43,438 CAD

Scholarships

9,000 CAD

Accomodation

-

Highlights

Find miscellaneous information about students, campus and faculty of University of Waterloo below.

Total Students

32804

International Students

21%

Student Gender Distribution

Male

Male

53%

Female

Female

47%

Student Faculty Ratio

Students

22

:

Faculty

8

Graduation Rate

-

Avg. Earning after Graduation (annually)

86,167 CAD

Accomodation for Undergrad

Available (On-Campus)

Accomodation for Grad

Available (On-Campus)

Saudi Arabian Ministry of Education

Approved

Additional Info

The University of Waterloo has the most extensive co-op program in North America.

Application Process

Online

International Email

myapplication@uwaterloo.ca

International Phone

+1 5198884567

Website

https://uwaterloo.ca/

Location

Frequently Asked Questions

Most asked questions related to the university

Can I get a scholarship at the University of Waterloo?
The University of Waterloo offers scholarships primarily on academic and personal achievement. There are exceptions for some scholarships for Computer Science, Mathematics, and Accounting and Financial Management, which require an application. On the other hand, bursaries are awarded based on financial need.
Where do I find the degree requirements for my program at the University of Waterloo?

The degree requirements for each program offered at the University of Waterloo are mentioned explicitly in the respective course pages.

Can your parents or someone else inquire about your application on your behalf?

The University of Waterloo will not discuss applications with parents, other family members, teachers, or counselors due to privacy issues.

If my final grades aren't available before the deadlines, how will the university make an admission decision?

The admissions committees of the University of Waterloo can make a conditional offer of admission based on final grades in courses you've completed and predicted grades for courses you're taking.

Am I required to submit an English language test score to the university?

You need to provide an English proficiency test score if-Your first language isn't English and your last four years of full-time education have not been in an English-language school system.

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