NATURAL AND APPLIED SCIENCES SCHOOL FACTS

  • The Royal Canadian Institute for the Advancement of Science is the oldest science organization in Canada.

  • The University of Waterloo’s Faculty of Mathematics has the largest concentration of mathematical and computer science researchers in the world, with more than 5,2300 students, 200 full-time professors and 180 courses in mathematics, statistics and computer science.

  • The rocks that lie in Porpoise Cove on the shores of Hudson Bay are the oldest rocks in the world at 2.8 billion years old.

  • York University’s Faculty of Science and Engineering has the only space engineering program in Canada.