Welcome to Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of Waterloo

We are one of the largest combined departments of civil, environmental, geological and architectural engineering in Canada and our community of innovative, engaged students, staff and faculty is more than 1,000 strong.

There’s a lot we’re proud of here, and whether you’re a future or current undergraduate student, interested in graduate studies or just curious about our department, we invite you to explore our programs, research and other information on this site to find out more.

  1. Sep. 9, 20192018 Faculty of Engineering Teaching Excellence Award recipient Chris Bachamnn
    Chris Bachmann

    Congratulations to Professor Chris Bachmann!!! The Faculty of Engineering, with the assistance of the Sandford Fleming Foundation, has selected Chris for this award recognizing his continued excellence in undergraduate teaching.

  2. Sep. 4, 2019CEE Welcomes Visiting Scholar, Prof. Bertram Kuehn, from Technische Hochschule Mittelhessen
    Prof. Bertram Kuehn

    The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Waterloo welcomes visiting scholar Prof. Bertram Kuehn, from Technische Hochschule Mittelhessen, in Giessen, Germany. He will be working at the University of Waterloo this coming fall with Scott Walbridge on a collaborative project investigating several issues surrounding the problem of design against brittle fracture in steel bridges.

  3. July 26, 2019TA/CA Winners for the Winter 2019 term
    Group Photo of TA/CA Winners from the winter 2019 term

    Congratulations to Terence Ma, Graeme Milligan, Victoria Speller, Frederick Cheng and Endrina Rivas on their outstanding contributions as TA/CA's last term.

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  1. Sep. 17, 2019Engineering Green Team Sort-A-Thon
    sort-a-thon

    Come out and show off your trash/recycling/compost sorting skills and enter to win great prizes!

  2. Sep. 18, 2019WiE Welcome BBQ
    WiE Welcome BBQ

    Women in Engineering (WiE) welcomes all students, staff and faculty to Waterloo Engineering on Wednesday, September 18th, 2019. All are welcome!

  3. Sep. 26, 2019WISE Energy Day 2019
    WISE energy day

    Waterloo Institute for Sustainable Energy (WISE) invites you to Energy Day: a chance to meet and mingle with WISE researchers; connect the dots and get energized by talented young entrepreneurs and emerging leaders at the most innovative University in Canada; join academic, industry & government experts who have come together to share insights & new ideas for our energy future.

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