Student Information

The Sir Isaac Newton (SIN) exam is a prize exam that is run by the Department of Physics at the University of Waterloo. It is administered by high school physics teachers across Ontario and around the world.

If you are interested in writing this exam you should inform your physics teacher or your guidance office, pointing them to this website.

If you wish, you can use the contact our administrator to send your teacher's contact information to the SIN administrator who will then contact your physics teacher.

We hope that you will participate in this year's exam.

Exam day

Thursday May 6, 2021

Register by

April 16, 2021

Login credentials will be emailed to the exam administrator around April 30.

Results and certificates are not emailed out. Teachers can print certificates and access student results from their account.