University of Waterloo

University of Waterloo
University Location: Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
Type Public
Established 1959
Undergraduate Acceptance Rate 53.00%
Graduate Acceptance Rate 53.00%
Undergraduate Graduation Rate 77.30%
Graduate Graduation Rate 77.30%
Student: Faculty 27.70
School Size 998 acres
Students 36500
Total viewes 6219
Winter Temperature 10°C - (- 30°C)
Spring Temperature -20°C - ( 14°C)
Summer Temperature 10°C – 30°C
Autumn Temperature 30°C - ( - 10°C)

Other Information about the University of Waterloo

The University of Waterloo has ranked continuously in the top 10 schools in Canada. It has one of the highest international student enrollments around 20% in undergraduate and 40% in graduate. The university has high job placement due to its emphasis on work-study programs or co-op.

The location is great for finding jobs or starting entrepreneurship due to its location in Canada’s tech hub. More than 1,570 tech-related businesses are located around companies such as Blackberry, OpenText, D2L, etc. Waterloo entrepreneurs have raised around $7.4 billion in funding so far with so many companies yet to come. The university is renowned for its start-up incubator support with a three-year company survival rate of 69%.

Interesting facts: 4 universities around. The bus fare is free.

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