Welcome to the Science Teaching Complex

The Science Teaching Complex brings together teaching and research under one roof. 

The Faculty of Science's core strategies identify undergraduate and graduate education, basic and applied research, as well as facilities and infrastructure as priority areas.

The Science Teaching Complex creates spaces that not only foster education, but expose our students to the next generation of world-class research.

Explore this site and learn more about the new heart of Science.

Discovery starts here.

  1. Sep. 16, 2017Doors Open Waterloo Region 2017
    Doors Open Waterloo Region

    The Science Teaching Complex at the University of Waterloo invites our community through its doors as part of Doors Open Waterloo Region. Experience hands-on science activities and guided tours, listen to mini-lectures on various science topics, and meet with student clubs at this ne

  2. Apr. 1, 2015Science Teaching Complex takes shape

    Construction is well underway on the new five-storey, 120 000-square-feet Science Teaching Complex. The future home for undergraduate studies in the Faculty of Science is scheduled to be completed this summer.

  3. Mar. 12, 2015Biology's Metasequoia tree breathes new life into Gleave Library
    Biology Meta table

    The much-anticipated “Meta” tables located in the Gleave Library.

    Guest Post by Chris Dupont

    In 2013, Biology lost two magnificent and much-admired trees - a Dawn Redwood, Metasequoia glyptostroboides, and a gingko tree.

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