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Our goal is to provide you with quick and easy access to relevant and up-to-date information that you’ll need in order to make studying in Science a rewarding experience.

Science Undergraduate Office (SUO)

The Science Undergraduate Office (SUO) is in the Science Teaching Complex (STC) building, room 2031.

Call us at (519) 888-4567, ext. 35244.

Email us at

Office hours:

  • Monday: 9:30 am to 4:15 pm
  • Tuesday through Friday: 8:30 am to 4:15 pm

For more information, please visit the SUO webpage.

For closure notices, please check the "Announcements" tab in Learn/SciSpace.

Important Dates

Spring 2017
  • Exams end: August 11
  • Unofficial grades begin to appear for Spring 17: August 14

Fall 2017

  • International Orientation: Sept 1 - 3
  • First year student Orientation: Sept 3 - Sept 9
  • Lectures begin: September 7
  • Winter 2018 Course Selection period: Sept 26 - Oct 3
  • Deadline to withdraw from courses (100% refund): Sept 27

Academic advisors

Undergraduate program advisors are here to help you manoeuvre your way through your undergraduate career. From course advice to helping you plan your future terms to helping you prepare for life after graduation, your academic advisors are here to help you.


Learn more about our programs - get all the details on careers, courses, co-op and regular systems of study, specializations, and unique program features.


Frequently asked questions

Not sure how to add or drop a course? What do you need to do to transfer to or from Science? Have questions about funding and awards? We've got your answers in our comprehensive FAQs.

New students

New to the Faculty of Science? There are many resources on our new students page that are designed to help you with your first year in Science. This includes our enrolment guide which you'll find very useful as you start your journey with us.


Groups, clubs, and organizations

The best way to start feeling at home in Science is to get involved right from the start. There are countless clubs, associations, teams, and activities you can join to enrich your experience at University of Waterloo.

Student leadership opportunities

From planning an event to volunteering, we have numerous opportunities for you to get involved with in the Faculty of Science. Learn more about the exciting student leadership opportunities available!


About to graduate

From your intent to graduate form to information about graduate studies to alumni information, our about to graduate page has all your answers!

Academic regulations

Academics at university can be complex, and it is important to know the rules and guidelines that govern the university. Be sure to understand the policies that have greatest impact on a student's academic career.