Application deadline dates
|Term||Term length||Application deadline|
|Winter||January - April||July 1 (of previous year)|
|Spring||May - August||November 1 (of previous year)|
|Fall||September - December||March 1|
Note: We will accept applications after the deadline dates, but we may be unable to place you in the courses you want.
Mathematics and computer science exchanges to University of Waterloo
Welcome to the web page for students considering an exchange to the Faculty of Mathematics at the University of Waterloo. We have exchange agreements with more than 30 universities around the world. If your university is an exchange partner and you meet the requirements, we welcome you to apply for an exchange. To do so, you work with the exchange coordinator at your home university.
Note: a wide range of courses from other faculties are available.
Learn how to apply for an exchange.
Studying in Canada
See the documents needed to enter Canada.
Living at the University of Waterloo
Once you arrive
- Contact Mathematics exchange advisors
- Contact academic advisors
- Learn about International Student Experience
- Ordering official transcripts
About the Faculty of Mathematics
The Faculty of Mathematics consists of the following units:
- Applied Mathematics
- Cheriton School of Computer Science
- Combinatorics & Optimization
- Pure Mathematics
- Statistics and Actuarial Science
We operate on a three four-month term (semester) system with terms fall (September to December), winter (January to April) and spring (May to August). And yes, we have a beautiful summer despite the term names.
You can find much more information about the Faculty and its programs at our home page.
About the University and City of Waterloo
The University, now almost 60 years old, is renowned for its programs/plans in Computer Science, Mathematics, Actuarial Science and Engineering. Learn more about the University.
Waterloo is a small bustling city located about one hour west of Toronto, Canada’s largest and most cosmopolitan city. Waterloo and its connected city Kitchener is the home of high technology firms including the highly successful Blackberry, several major insurance companies and many manufacturing organizations.