Important application deadline date information
Limited spots still available for winter 2018. Please contact Cathy Honsberger BEFORE applying.
- UWaterloo deadline for spring/summer 2018, fall 2018 and/or winter 2019 exchanges is November 1, 2017.
- Check Waterloo Passport for a listing of all available program options.
- Any remaining availability will be filled on a first-come basis, pending faculty academic approval. You will be required to follow up with Waterloo International's Global Learning Team to find out where you can go or what is available.
- Course Equivalencies
- Submitting Course Approval Request (PDF)
You can visit the Faculty of Mathematics Administrator Coordinator-Exchange programs, Cathy Honsberger Mathematics & Computer Building (MC) 4019B during office hours.
Note: Students must not contact the host university on their own. All correspondence, questions, applications, etc., must be communicated through the Mathematics exchange office.
Minimum requirements: applicants must be in third year or fourth year and have a cumulative average of 70% for plans in mathematics. Note that some universities require an even higher average (your faculty and term averages will also be considered).
Note: Students on exchange pay a full load of a five course fee (per term) at UWaterloo and are registered as "on exchange" (2.5 units).
- If there are non-visa students (Canadians) applying, visa students will automatically be ranked behind them. Visa students can apply for exchange to a particular university only if no other students apply.
- For co-op students - there will be no access to WaterlooWorks while on exchange.
- Credit is not granted for audited courses.
Thinking about going on Exchange? Why not consider Turin, Italy - take a look at the presentation for further information. UofTurin Presentation (pdf)
Student testimonials - hear what other exchange students have to say about their experiences.
- International funding programs
- International experience awards
- Global Experience Certificate
- Ontario International Education Opportunity Scholarship (valued at up to $2,500)
- Student Awards & Financial Aid
- BUTEX North American scholarships
- German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) undergraduate fellowships to Germany
- David Johnston International Experience Award - Lebovic Foundation