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Exchange students

We are delighted that you have chosen the University of Waterloo as your destination of exchange and look forward to hosting you.

As an exchange student, you will have the opportunity to experience Canada’s rich and diverse culture, as well as the outstanding academic programs offered by the University of Waterloo. As one of Canada’s leading universities, you will learn from some of the country’s top scholars while making new connections in the graduate student community.

The graduate exchange program at the University of Waterloo is managed by the Student Success Office (SSO). For a complete list of details on the program, including eligibility requirements, application steps, details of living in Canada and more, visit the Come to Waterloo on exchange program web page. Contact the SSO Global Learning Co-ordinator if you have questions.

Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs (GSPA) works with the SSO in communicating instructions and preparing the official Offer of Admission and Letter of Acceptance.