We like that we're a little different
At Waterloo Science, we believe your passions will help drive your success. That is why we customize your academics to your chosen subject of major interest in your first year*. This kind of thinking - a focused approach to your education - is what you can expect from Canada's most innovative university.
Whether you choose co-op or the regular stream of study, you'll be prepared for your next adventure - such as graduate school, professional school, or an engaging career.
*Psychology is the only exception where a major is declared after first year
Our programs and majors
Life Sciences Entry Program
Physical Sciences Entry Program
Interdisciplinary Entry Programs:
Professional Schools at Waterloo
Apply to the Doctor of Optometry (OD) program after 3 or more years of university-level science.
Waterloo is home to Canada's only Doctor of Optometry degree program taught in English. You'll take biomedical, vision, and clinical science courses and gain practical experience in providing vision care to patients in clinics, hospitals, nursing homes, and other settings in Canada and beyond.
Apply to the Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) program in as early as your second year of post-secondary education.
If you are an outstanding high school student you could qualify for Conditional Admission to Pharmacy (CAP) status, which gives you a reserved seat in the school after you've completed the schools admission requirements.