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Fall Open House 2017- Faculty of MathematicsExport this event to calendar

Saturday, November 4, 2017 — 9:30 AM to 6:15 PM EDT

Take a faculty tour, visit the residences you're interested in, attend program information sessions, learn about key campus services, and meet with academic and co-op experts.

A printed Fall Open House guide will also be available when you arrive on campus.

Registration

Main Events:

If you haven't already, you can register to let us know you'll be attending.

Dinner and Career Panel:

Schedule

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Description of Sessions, Tours, and other Activities

MATHEMATICS

See the COMPUTER SCIENCE schedule, next, for additional program options.

INFORMATION SESSIONS

Faculty of Mathematics Welcome and Admissions for
Grade 12 Students

M3 1006

If you're planning to apply to a Math or Computer Science program, then start your day here.

Get information about programs, admissions, scholarships, language requirements, etc.

10 am (30 mins)

DC 1350

If you're planning to apply to a Math or Computer Science program, and missed the 10 am session, then join us here. Get information about programs, admissions, scholarships, etc.

11:45 am (30 mins)

Faculty of Mathematics Welcome and Admissions for
Pre-Grade 12 Students

DC 1351

You love math, computer science, and/or business and want to know what Waterloo has to offer. Join us for this overview session, including admissions, co-op, etc.

10 am (30 mins)

MC 2066

You love math, computer science, and/or business and want to know what Waterloo has to offer. Join us for this overview, including admissions, co-op, etc. Repeat of 10 am session.

11:45 am (30 mins)

Math Business and Accounting–Get the Quantitative and Professional Edge

DC 1351

Learn about BBA/BMath Double Degree, Chartered Professional Accounting, Financial Analysis and Risk Management, Math/Business Admin, IT Management, and Math/Economics, including first year courses, academic options, and careers after graduation.

10:45 am and 12:30 pm
(45 mins)

Math Majors After First Year - Actuarial Science, Data Science, Statistics, & Statistics for Health

MC
2065

Learn about first-year requirements, upper-year courses, academic options, co-op jobs, careers after graduation, professional components and designation, and more. Meet professors, advisors, and students.

12:30 pm
(45 mins)

Learn About All Other Math Majors After First Year

MC 2066

Majors include Applied Math, Combinatorics and Optimization, Computational Math, Mathematical Finance, Mathematical Optimization, Mathematical Physics, Math/Teaching, Pure Math. Learn about first-year requirements, upper-year courses, academic options, co-op jobs, careers after graduation, and more. Meet professors, advisors, and students.

12:30 pm
(45 mins)

First-Year Computer Science Lecture

M3 1006

Experience a first-year Computer Science class taught by a leading Computer Science professor.

11:45 am (30 mins)

First-Year Math and Business Lecture

DC 1351

Wondering what a class in Business for Math students might include? Join dynamic professor Banerjee to learn more.

11:45 am (30 mins)

First-Year Math Lecture

M3 1006

Want to experience a first-year Math class? Join professor Wolczuk who is an award-winning first-year professor.

1:15 pm (30 mins)

How Co-op Works and Student Panel

M3 1006

Learn about the Co-op process, “Waterloo Works”, jobs, salaries, etc. Students share their work experiences and tips for success in Co-op.

2 pm
(45 mins)

Math Contests Preparation Workshop

M3 1006

Work on contest-style math problems, get tips on how to improve your problem-solving skills. Prepare for the Canadian Senior Math Contest in Nov 2017 and the Euclid Contest in April 2018.

3 pm
(60 mins)

Math and Computer Science Career Panel

SJU

Join our alumni for dinner. Get answers to the most FAQ: What can I do with a Math or Computer Science degree? Details, meet our alumni, and register (required).

5 – 6:15 pm

TOURS AND OTHER ACTIVITIES

Math Faculty Tours

M3 Atrium

Student-led tours include classrooms, labs, study spaces, Comfy Lounge, and DC Library, and take 45 minutes.

10 am – 4 pm
All day

Programs and Career Fair

M3 Atrium

Drop by between sessions to have your questions answered by our program and admissions professors, staff, and students.

10 am – 4 pm

All day

Finance Lab Demonstrations

M3 2103

Waterloo’s finance students demonstrate valuable hands-on trading floor skills. Drop by to play the stocks.

12 – 3 pm

Residence Tours (stay for dinner and the career panel, too!)

M3 Atrium

Meet at the Welcome booth to be guided to SJU or Village 1 for late day residence tours. Followed by the Math and CS alumni career panel.

4 – 4:30 pm

DAVID R. CHERITON SCHOOL OF COMPUTER SCIENCE

See the previous MATHEMATICS schedule for additional program options.

INFORMATION SESSIONS

Computer Science programs and the Waterloo Advantage

M3 1006

Learn about Computer Science, BBA/BCS Double Degree, and how CS compares to Software Engineering and Computer Engineering. Includes first year courses, academic options, and careers after graduation.

10:45 am and
12:30 pm
(45 mins)

Computing and Financial Management

M3 3127

Learn about this unique co-op program and have your questions answered by the program manager, co-directors, and current students.

11 am and
1:30 pm (30 mins)

First-Year Computer Science Lecture

M3 1006

Experience a first-year Computer Science class taught by a leading Computer Science professor.

11:45 am (30 mins)

Math and Computer Science Career Panel

SJU

Join our alumni for dinner. Get answers to the most FAQ: What can I do with a Math or Computer Science degree? Registration is required: uwaterloo.ca/math/open-house-career-panel

5 – 6:15 pm

Location 
M3 - Mathematics 3
Atrium
200 University Avenue West

Waterloo, ON N2L 3G1
Canada

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