Note: The Ontario University Application Centre, our online application, will not be available from June 21 through June 23, 2019 to accommodate a system upgrade.

At the University of Waterloo, many factors are taken into consideration during the application review process. Most importantly, your previous academic record: courses taken, degree(s) received, overall standing. Other factors include reference letters, research area, supervisor availability, funding availability and lab space, etc.  Learn more about your application documents.

Waterloo's graduate studies application process is entirely electronic, simply follow the steps below.