You've been accepted to Mathematics—Co-op at the University of Waterloo!

Let us show you what it's like to be a Warrior. 

What to expect as a student in Mathematics

If you love talking numbers, symbols, and equations, we speak your language. In Mathematics, you'll test your skills and explore your strengths in more than 500 different math courses. At the end of first year, you’ll choose your major to help you build specialized expertise.

Your Bachelor of Mathematics plus two years of relevant, paid co-op experience adds up to one impressive résumé sure to be noticed by employers.

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Get one-on-one assistance from Math academic advisors. They can help you choose your courses as you progress through the program.

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Your first-year courses include Linear Algebra, Calculus, and Introduction to Computer Science.

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Choose two communications courses in your first year to expand your skills and set you up for success.

 

You'll receive unbeatable workplace experience in paid co-op work terms. Your sequence could look something like this:

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Welcome to Waterloo – a powerhouse of innovation and discovery. You're joining some of the top mathematics and computing talent in the world, and here you'll have access to an unparalleled range of courses and job opportunities. We look forward to your arrival.

Stephen M. Watt, Dean, Faculty of Mathematics

There's strength in numbers

At Waterloo, you’ll study and work with people who are just as passionate about math and computer science as you are! Plus, you'll be set up for the future. Employers want the analytical, quantitative, and creative problem-solving skills you'll acquire as a math student.

With more than 8,000 students, 250 full-time faculty members, and 500+ courses in mathematics, statistics, and computer science, you'll find a path as unique as you are. If you think you love mathematics now, just wait until you get here!

Your acceptance to Canada's innovation university
comes with some serious perks

  • Face your future with confidence. You’ll be part of a university ranked top 25 in the world for graduate employability.

  • Learn in new and creative ways with nearly endless opportunities to get hands-on experience and boost your résumé.

  • Find fun ways to unwind. Enjoy your membership in one of Canada’s largest campus recreation programs.

Now, it's your move

Step 1

Accept your Offer of Admission and become a Warrior!

All your hard work has paid off! Review the conditions on your Offer of Admission and accept your offer by June 3, 2019. Keep in mind your residence ranking form and deposit are also due by this date.

Step 2

Keep track of important deadlines.

Put all of the important dates and deadlines in your calendar!

Step 3

Brag a little! We won't judge. Actually, we will.

Show us how you're celebrating your Offer of Admission for a chance to win $500 to Waterloo's Retail Services – that's a lot of money toward textbooks and supplies!

Step 4

Review your next steps.

Visit our Welcome website to learn more about paying your tuition and attending orientation, and check out our Warrior Spotify playlist – made just for you!