Welcome to the Sedra Student Design Centre

The Sedra Student Design Centre consists of over 20 000 square feet of space dedicated to design teams and student projects. There are more than two dozen design teams, all of which are student-led, and many of which represent Waterloo internationally. It is the largest facility of its type in North America.

  • 20 000 square feet of space across two floors exclusively for students, with a dedicated sanding bay, paint room, and garages for team projects.
  • Dedicated CAD workstations for teams to develop their designs.
  • Two meeting rooms for students' use, plus an open-concept work area for teams to collaborate on their projects.
  • Home to Waterloo's 3D Print Centre, providing professional 3D printing and printed circuit board production capabilities to students.
  • Adjacent to the Engineering Student Shops, which provides students with training, advice, and resources on design projects.
  1. Apr. 27, 2022Waterloo selected to compete in four-year EV contest

    Waterloo students will work on a donated 2023 Cadillac LYRIQ as competitors in the four-year EcoCAR EV Challenge.

    This article was originally published on the Faculty of Engineering website.

  2. Sep. 24, 2021Student Design Team Info Session

    Student Design Team Info Session 
    Friday September 24th 2021 @ 7:00 PM (ET)

    Hey Waterloo Engineering Students!

  3. June 11, 2021Student robotics team climbs to top of world rankings

    A student team at the University of Waterloo has climbed to the top of the standings in an international robotics competition.

    UWAT, which has been growing since its launch in 2018, is ranked first among 77 teams from around the world, including China, Mexico, Spain and Morocco, in the VEX U event operated by the Robotics Education and Competition Foundation.

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