Undergraduate students at the Department of Geography and Environmental Management (GEM) can focus their interests in one of four specializations: Climate Change, Development and Environment, Earth Systems Science, and Geomatics.
The Geography and Environmental Management and Geomatics programs are offered as co-op programs in addition to the regular stream.
Learn more about our undergraduate programs.
GEM at the University of Waterloo, as the Faculty of Environment’s more research-active unit, offers a vibrant and stimulating graduate research environment. The following graduate programs are offered:
Many of our instructors have received teaching awards and grants to improve course delivery and learning outcomes.