Once again in 2012, Waterloo has topped the charts in the Maclean's reputational survey of Canadian universities:
When compared with other comprehensive universities, Waterloo placed in the top 3 in several other areas:
In the Globe and Mail's survey, current Waterloo students
Waterloo has been ranked Canada's #1 comprehensive research university in the annual Canada Top 50 Research Universities survey. This means that Waterloo is one of the best places in the country for learning about leading-edge discoveries directly from the people who are making them – your professors.
In international surveys, Waterloo ranks