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Become a Faculty of Mathematics student at the University of Waterloo and join the world's largest centre for education in mathematics and computer science!

Use the left navigation menu to learn more about University of Waterloo Mathematics - student life, programs, careers in mathematics, funding and awards and how to apply.


coursewareTry our new open and online teaching and learning platform. On-screen text with synchronized audio and interactive investigations teach the concepts from Grade 12 Advanced Functions (Pre-Calculus) and Grade 12 Calculus and Vectors. Quizzes giving instant feedback, exercises, and enrichment and extension questions help consolidate learning. No login or special software is needed.

Fall Open House was a huge success!

The Faculty of Mathematics welcomed high school students and their parents to Fall Open House. If you couldn't make it, we've posted the presentations slides for some of our sessions below:

Faculty of Mathematics' Fall Open House academic fair in Mathematics 3 atrium.Future Waterloo math students looking at program information at Fall Open House

March Break Open House

Our open house events are festive and often attended by "Pinky" the Faculty of Mathematics student government mascot. These photos were taken during March Break Open House.

Pinky with March Break Open House attendees.March Break Open House crowd.

Check out our student bloggers and vloggers!


blog screenshotFirst year blogger Xyan writing about his exciting new life in university!  


Vlogger Austin's fun tips and documentary of first year life!


See more events for future students!

Grade 10 Family NightMarch Break Open HouseWant to connect with current students?

Our Senior Math Ambassador team is here to help you with your transition to the University of Waterloo!

Meet our Senior Math Ambassadors!

Algorithms boil in your blood, your dreams are filled with computer code, and you live in a world filled to the brim with vectors and theorems... here at the University of Waterloo, you're surrounded by people just like you, people who understand your passion...

Calvin LeungCalvin Leung
4A Math and Business Double Degree

Know your ambassadors!


Meet Cynthia!

Mathematics/Chartered Professional Accountancy