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Data Science Office Updates

Data Science administrative office will be open starting April 2022. Please reach out to the Program Administrator to book a meeting. 

The Winter 2022 term will proceed with hybrid online and in-person activity. Courses in Data Science are taught by Statistics, Computer Science and Combinatorics and Optimization.

For course status updates please visit each page:

View the Welcome Back Waterloo Guide for an outline of the university's plans and steps you can take as you prepare to return. We encourage you to continue to check the COVID-19 web page for official updates and information specific to graduate students. Before you seek permission for access to campus, make sure you read COVID-19 and your research.

While the university has closed most campus buildings, staff and faculty continue to work remotely, so please feel free to reach out to your Data Science Graduate Program Administrator for any assistance. The University is maintaining modified services at this time.


Welcome to graduate studies in Data Science

The Data Science program unit, Math Grad Office (MGO), and UWaterloo Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs (GSPA) are here to provide the support and resources you will need for personal and academic success. Whether you’re starting graduate school, or about to graduate, this section of our website provides a general guide for your graduate career in data science. As you work towards your degree, there are many things you need to consider. 

If you are a potential applicant for one of our graduate programs please visit the Future graduate students section of our website.

If you are a new graduate data science student that will be starting next term, please visit our New graduate student information webpage.

Additional questions? Contact Data Science Grad Administration.