Information for

CS4U Day

CS4U Day will be held on Wednesday, December 6, 2017! We look forward to seeing some new schools as well as returning friends join us for this year's event. 

For more computer science outreach opportunities and resources, see what University of Waterloo and other organizations have planned.

What is CS4U Day?

CS4U Day is an annual event held by the Cheriton School of Computer Science at the University of Waterloo. High school students, teachers, and families are welcome to join us on campus for an exciting day of speakers and hands-on activities.


Registration for 2017 is now closed.

2017 CS4U Day sample schedule

DC 1350
Time  Event Location 
9:00 - 9:30 am Registration and snack DC atrium 
9:30 - 9:45 am  Welcome and Introductions from Dan Brown, Director of Undergraduate Studies DC 1350

9:45 - 10:30 am

Faculty sample lecture (TBD) DC 1350
10:30 - 10:45 am Break --
10:45 - 11:30 am Faculty sample lecture (TBD) DC 1350
11:30 am - 12:15 pm Lunch and exhibitors DC 1301
12:15 - 1:00 pm Faculty sample lecture (TBD) DC 1350
1:00 - 1:15 pm Break --
1:15 - 2:30 pm Campus tour (optional) Campus
2:30 pm Departure --
DC 1351
Time Session/activity Location
9:30 - 10:00 am Registration and snack DC atrium
10:00 - 10:15 am Welcome and Introductions from Dan Brown, Director of Undergraduate Studies DC 1351
10:15 - 11:00 am Faculty sample lecture (TBD)
11:00 - 11:15 am


11:15 am - 12:00 pm Faculty sample lecture (TBD) DC 1351
12:00 - 12:45 pm

Lunch and exhibitors

DC 1301
12:45 - 1:30 pm Faculty sample lecture (TBD) DC 1351
1:30 - 1:45 pm Break --
1:45 - 3:00 pm Campus tour (optional) Campus
3:00 pm Departure --


Morning snack and lunch will be provided for all participants.

Notice of media

This session will be recorded. Images and audio may be broadcast, reproduced and/or made available in print publications, online or on mobile devices, and may form part of one or more audiovisual
productions intended for initial release on the Internet, television and on home or mobile devices.

By registering to attend and attending this event, you are consenting to the use of your appearance, image and voice in the production
and in any promotion or use of the production in any media throughout the world. Please contact Monique Bevan if you have any questions.

Parking and directions

The event will be held in the Davis Centre at the University of Waterloo main campus (200 University Avenue West, Waterloo, Ontario).

Parking is free for all participants upon registration. 

Driving directions to Waterloo main campus (Map)

  • From Highway 401 take exit 278 (from Toronto) or exit 278B (from London) to Highway 8 West, Kitchener
  • Exit at Highway 85 to Waterloo
  • Exit at University Avenue West
  • The University of Waterloo is located at University Avenue and Seagram Drive
  • School buses can drop off and pick up students in front of the Davis Centre, off of Ring Road.
  • Parking will be available for buses in Lot 340. Parking for commercial vehicles will be available in Lot Q. From University Avenue, turn into the University's entrance, and then turn right.


Contact us for more information.