Transferring into GEM department

Requirements for within UWaterloo transfer

  • Completion of a minimum of any three GEOG courses (excluding GEOG 100 - On Becoming a Geographer), or two GEOG courses (excluding GEOG 100) and one ENVS course.
  • 70% overall average in all GEOG and ENVS courses taken to date.
  • Currently enrolled in a co-op plan if requesting a transfer to a co-op plan in GEM.

If you meet these requirements, please submit a Plan Modification or Internal/Faculty Transfer Application form (PDF) to the Registrar's Office.