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University of Waterloo

200 University Ave W, Waterloo, Canada
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About University of Waterloo

University of Waterloo is a school located in Waterloo, ON, CA with a total of 4363 courses available to enroll in.

The University of Waterloo is one of the leading universities in Canada with 35,000 part-time and full-time students in graduate and undergraduate programs. The University is a public research institution which was founded in 1957, with its campus located in Waterloo, Ontario, close to the U.S. border and numerous Great Lakes. Waterloo, as home to the world's largest post-secondary co-operative education program, embraces its connections to the world and encourages enterprising partnerships in learning, research and discovery.

The University of Waterloo has 6 major divisions: science, math, environment, engineering, arts, and applied health sciences. The University has a 3-terms academic calendar. Most students of the University participate in a co-op program which enables them to alternate terms spent in the workforce with academic terms. Co-op options are offered in over 120 of the university's undergraduate programs.

For over 5 decades, University of Waterloo has remodeled University education as relevant, transformative and vital, positioned uniquely to drive change to the point of intersection of society, academia and industry. In the next 10 years, the University of Waterloo is focused on building a greater future for Canada and the globe by championing collaboration and innovation to produce solutions that are relevant to today and tomorrow's needs.

Driven by global-leading experienced based and experiential learning, the University of Waterloo produces excellent graduates who are immediately employable and imbued with the competence and confidence needed to lead. It also offers its students opportunity to add up to 6 different work experiences on their resume before graduation.

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