BASE is a 4- or 8-month program that allows you to improve your reading, writing, and oral skills with a focus on using English in a university setting while earning credit towards your Waterloo degree.
|Arts/BASE||Global Business and Digital Arts*, Honours Arts^, Social Development Studies, Honours Arts and Business^.|
|Engineering/BASE||All Engineering programs* except Architecture.|
|Environment/BASE||Environment and Business*^; Environment, Resources and Sustainability*^; Geography and Environmental Management^; Geomatics^; International Development; Knowledge Integration; Planning*^.
Geography and Aviation is not available through BASE.
|Health/BASE||Health Studies*, Kinesiology*, Public Health*, Recreation and Leisure Studies. See note.|
|Mathematics/BASE||Computer Science, Mathematics/Business Administration, Mathematics/Financial Analysis and Risk Management (Math/FARM), Mathematics. See note and Math note.|
|Science/BASE||All programs except Biotechnology/Chartered Professional Accountancy and Science and Aviation. See note.|
* You will be enrolled in 2 terms of the BASE program, due to course sequencing.