Founded in 1957

Founded in 1957

University of Waterloo

Founded in 1957

Founded in 1957

University of Waterloo

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    World ranking
  • 9

    Country ranking

University of Waterloo

In 1957, the University of Waterloo opened its doors to 74 engineering students with co-operative education as its cornerstone.

Today, with more than 42,000+ students attending annually, Waterloo is #1 in Canada for experiential learning and employer-student connections. 

With a global network spanning more than 220,000 alumni in 151 countries, Waterloo attracts world-class scholars including a Nobel Laureate, leads in providing work-integrated learning opportunities.

The University of Waterloo continues to spur innovation to solve problems on a global scale. Together, with the help of partners and the community, can accomplish even more.

On-campus accommodation

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Waterloo campus

Residence fee Duration

$8,579 CAD

UP to $11,417

Off-campus accommodation

annual rent in Waterloo
based on univly research


Shared house

$10,558 CAD


Shared house

$7,038 CAD


Entire house

$21,115 CAD


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