Find out more about specific admission requirements for your program of interest:
- David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science
- Department of Applied Mathematics
- Department of Combinatorics & Optimization
- Department of Pure Mathematics
- Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science
- Data Science (including Master of Data Science and Artificial Intelligence)
- Computational Mathematics
- Master of Mathematics for Teachers
How to Apply
The University of Waterloo's Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs (GSPA) has step-by-step application procedures.
To get started:
- Choose your program
- Confirm your eligibility: understand the general admission and English language proficiency requirements
- Ensure that you meet all of your program-specific requirements.
- Contact your referees.
Ready to apply?
You'll apply online through the Ontario Universities' Application Centre (OUAC). A link, plus a guide to applying is available on the GSPA's website.
Some departments or school admit students year round. Check department information for specific deadlines. International students must apply at least 6-8 months prior to desired admission date.