Student life in the Faculty of Mathematics

Group of Faculty of Math students celebrating Pi Day

From coding in computer labs to lounging in the famous Math CnD, or enjoying the annual Pi Day celebration, there is always something to do in Mathematics!

Hear from Faculty of Mathematics students

Math student, Navya

Building your problem-solving potential

Navya was attracted to Waterloo’s "raw expression of innovation. The opportunity to build something. Anything."

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How to choose a program in the Faculty of Mathematics

Discover your ideal mix of mathematics and determine which programs best suit your passions and goals.

Math students studying together

University math vs. high school math

You're looking to take your mathematical education to the next level, but what does that mean?


7+3.14 Questions Series - Why Math at Waterloo?

Explore a day in the life of a Math student

Join Daniel, a fourth-year Computer Science student and time management master, as he takes you through a typical day as a Math student and shares what life on campus is really like.

What you can count on in your first year

Navya, a Computing and Financial Management student, reflects on his first year and how he got involved on campus, stayed active, and took full advantage of entrepreneurship resources.


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Contact a current student

Get the inside scoop on life as a Math student, ask your burning questions, and learn more about the community.


Clubs and societies


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Learn more about the Faculty of Mathematics

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Explore the wide variety of programs and majors available, find your ideal mix of mathematics, and set yourself up for success.