You've been accepted to the University of Waterloo!


You've been accepted to the University of Waterloo!

Canada's innovation university will prepare you for success starting on your first day of orientation through to graduation—and beyond!

Learning from leading experts in our state-of-the-art facilities, you'll acquire new knowledge, critical thinking skills, and teamwork experience that will serve you well in the workplace. You'll also enjoy unparalleled access to Fortune 500 companies and record-breaking startups as part of our employer database, the largest of any university in the world. Whether you're in co-op or looking for extracurricular workplace preparation, we'll work with you to get you ready to go beyond ideas and leave your mark on the world.

What can you expect as a Waterloo student?

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Access to a suite of student services, including academic advisors, counsellors, success coaches, and more!

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Get involved in campus by joining any of our 200+ student clubs that run each year.

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You'll find yourself among friends in a city home to more than 50,000 university and college students.


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!