University of Waterloo

Office of the Registrar

200 University Ave. W.

Waterloo, Ont., Canada N2L 3G1

519.888.4567 ext. 33106


With over 100 programs to choose from, Waterloo offers you lots of options to complete your degree in class or online*.

General policy: If you’re applying from college, your academic background should be at least equivalent to the admission requirements specified for Ontario high school students and the required Ontario Grade 12 U and/or M courses.

If you don’t have the high school courses required for admission, please contact the transfer team at before you apply. We’re happy to review your course syllabi for Grade 12 U/M equivalency.

If you meet the minimum admission requirements, you’ll be assessed for admission and possible transfer credit on an individual basis according to the guidelines specified at University of Waterloo University and college transfer credits

*Interested in an Arts or Science degree but don’t want to relocate to Waterloo? Check out our online degree options at University of Waterloo Centre for Extended Learning.