In just half a century, the University of Waterloo, located at the heart of Canada's technology hub, has become one of Canada's leading comprehensive universities with 35,000 full- and part-time students in undergraduate and graduate programs. 

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. In the next decade, the university is committed to building a better future for Canada and the world by championing innovation and collaboration to create solutions relevant to the needs of today and tomorrow. 

For more information about Waterloo, please visit www.uwaterloo.ca.

Key statistics

  • 31,776
    Number of Students
  • 24.8
    Student to Staff Ratio
  • 15%
    Percentage of International Students
  • 45 : 55
    Student Ratio of Females to Males
Collected during World University Rankings on 28th Sep 2016

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