Some programs at Waterloo require that you submit a Graduate Record Examination (GRE) or Graduate Management Test (GMAT).

Before you apply

  • Please refer to the specific program for detailed information, including deadlines and specific admission requirements.
  • GRE scores are valid for five years from the test date.
  • GMAT scores are valid for five years from the test date.

When applying

  • Declare your GRE/GMAT test scores and date of test on your online application.
  • If you have not yet taken your GRE/GMAT test but have scheduled a test, declare the test date.

After you apply

  • Upload a copy of your GRE/GMAT test score

If you have not yet taken the GRE/GMAT

  • When ordering your GRE from the Education Testing Service (ETS) use:
    • Institution Code - 0996 (University of Waterloo).
    • A Department Code is not required for Waterloo
  • Visit the GRE website.
  • Visit the GMAT website.