University of Waterloo COVID-19 update

Please see the University of Waterloo’s frequently asked questions for information about COVID-19 and how it has affected university operations.

Please visit the list of modified services if you have questions about university services.

Although the University of Waterloo is closed for in-person events until further notice, many virtual events and presentations of interest to computer scientists are taking place each week at the Cheriton School of Computer Science. Please check out what our students and faculty are doing.

Future undergraduate students

With 3,200 undergraduate students and 95+ faculty members, the
David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science at Waterloo is part of one of the largest mathematics and computing centres in the world.

Offering a large variety of courses, programs, and co-op options, you have the flexibility to study the theory and application behind the fascinating world of computer science.

New! Bachelor of Computer Science in Data Science

Learn about the exciting study of Data Science with a major in the Bachelor of Computer Science. Find out why this program might be right for you and how to apply.

Visit the campus and take an academic tour!

Unsure of where to start? Take a general tour of the University's campus with one of our student ambassadors and learn why Waterloo is the right fit for you. 

Interested in joining the Faculty of Mathematics? Guided tours of our math and computing buildings are available Monday to Friday.

If you are interested in visiting us, book a tour!