During his visit to Waterloo in October 2005, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates said that most years they hire more students out of Waterloo than any university in the world.
McGill University's School of Computer science has 19 research labs including Crypto & Quantum Info, Mobile Robotics, Distributed Simulation and more.
The Loyola Computer Science Department, which became part of Concordia University's Faculty of Engineering and Computer Science, was the first to offer a Computer Science degree program in Quebec.
University of Alberta's Department of Computing Science created one of the best-selling poker programs in the world.
A University of Waterloo Computer Science graduate has gone on to become the youngest professor ever at MIT.