The personal information collected on this application will be used by the University of Waterloo for making decisions related to admissions. Applicants are required to declare the following statement at the time of submission of this application:

I certify that the information and documents submitted in or with this application or to be submitted (all of which together constitute the application) are true, complete and correct including my declarations as to citizenship and status in Canada, and that all information relevant to a decision on the application has been disclosed. I understand that it is my responsibility to keep the University of Waterloo informed of any relevant changes to my information or application materials, occurring between the date of submission of my application and my registration, and I agree to do so immediately after any such changes occur.

I agree that my application for admission constitutes my acceptance of the admission requirements, policies and procedures and of the methods by which applicants are chosen.

I accept that the information in this application and its supporting materials may be used by the University of Waterloo to determine my scholarship eligibility, selection, and award if I am admitted to a graduate degree program.

I authorize the University of Waterloo to verify any information provided as part of this application and to collect, use and disclose my personal information for conducting a background check relevant to this application. I understand that the discovery that any material information has been concealed, or that any given information is false or misleading could invalidate my application and result in immediate rejection, or in the revocation of my admission and financial support, and registration if I have been admitted.

I accept that information on misconduct and/or falsified documents is shared with universities and colleges across Canada and law enforcement agencies where appropriate, and in the case of international admissions, with Citizenship and Immigration Canada.

If you are applying to a program offered jointly with another university:

I consent to the disclosure of my personal and academic information by the University of Waterloo to the joint university.