Develop your formula for success.
At the University of Waterloo, you’ll study and work with people who are just as passionate about math and computer science as you are! Plus, you’ll graduate with a degree that can take you anywhere.
With more than 8,000 students, 250 full-time faculty members and 500+ courses in mathematics, statistics, and computer science, you’ll find your own unique path here. If you think you love math now, just wait until you get here!
Math majors and programs
Learn more about Computer Science and Math at Waterloo
Check out the Comprehensive Canadian University Guide podcast to learn information about math and computer science at Waterloo. In this episode, a recruitment officer and current Waterloo students talk about their experiences and provide helpful tips for high school students.
See how the Faculty of Mathematics celebrates Pi Day each year!
EXPAND YOUR SKILL SET
Turner, a Mathematical Physics student gained valuable experience during his co-op work terms. He says "if you keep an open mind and are open to applying for jobs outside of your program, I believe there's no limit in where your ambition can take you".
CELEBRATE PI DAY
MathSoc (Mathematics Society) throws tons of events throughout the year for math students, but Pi Day has to be one of the best! Learn about the festivities held on Pi Day at 1:59pm each year! (3/15 1:59, get it?).
PARTICIPATE IN A HACK-A-THON
Waterloo hosts Hack the North, the largest hackathon in Canada. Rudi, a Computer Science student combined his knowledge with his friend Shida's, a Software Engineering student, to develop an app that won a hack-a-thon challenge.
Check out the Faculty of Mathematics Instagram account!