Welcome to Political Science

With three central strengths - Politics & Business, Global Studies, and Public Policy & Administration - Political Science at Waterloo offers innovative specializations and career relevant minors that explore Ideas for Changing the World.

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  1. Apr. 9, 2018PSCI co-op student honoured

    The University of Waterloo honoured several students with the Co-op Student of the Year Awards. These are provided annually to students for their contributions to their employers, communities and the development of co-operative education.

    Our own Darya Berezhnova received an honourable mention for Waterloo’s awards this year. Congratulations!

  2. Mar. 9, 2018MPS Visits OttawaMaster of Public Service students in Ottawa

    MPS Visits Ottawa

    Twenty-two MPS students made their way to Ottawa on February 22 to participate in a policy jam session graciously hosted by the Treasury Board of Canada, and Innovation, Science, and Economic Development Canada.

  3. Mar. 8, 2018Provincial Election discussion with the profsPolitical Science Student Association group discussion

    Professors Esselment and Macfarlane enjoy an evening with the UW PSSA talking about the PC leadership and the upcoming Ontario election!  Lots of great questions and interesting discussions.

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