University of Waterloo

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Overview of The University of Waterloo

In the heart of Waterloo Region, at the forefront of innovation, the University of Waterloo is home to world-changing research and inspired teaching. At the hub of a growing network of global partnerships, Waterloo will shape the future by building bridges with industry and between disciplines, institutions and communities. From quantum computing and nanotechnology to clinical psychology, engineering and health sciences research, ideas that will change the world are at the heart of who we are.

Campus Overview

The campus is filled with may wonderful things here is a quick way to see all of it.


The tuition depends on the different programs at the university, the tuition can vary from $6,000-$19,000. The tuition for engineering is about $14,000 a year.


There are two different styles for Residence traditional & suite.The traditional residence is more average and not that fancy but the suite residence is more like an apartment and is more fancy.The residence cost is from about $5,016-$6,674 and includes high speed internet.

Meal Plan

The students living in Ron Eydt Village and Village 1 Residence are required to a meal plan but not if you are in another residence building. There are 3 different meal plans which are lite, average and hearty each providing different options. These options are very beneficial because you can order the amount that suites you.

Scholarship Opportunities

At The University of Waterloo there are many different scholarships available to all students. There are around 15 scholarships that are available to everyone in general but there are many more scholarships that are for the specific courses.