About Us


Welcome to the University of Windsor's School of Computer Science. The School is a dynamic and exciting place to learn about computer science and information technology. The University of Windsor is a medium-sized university that offers a personal environment and it is located in one of Canada's best climates. Windsor, Essex County and the Metropolitan Detroit area offer a wide variety of attractions and activities for everyone.


The School of Computer Science is a mid-sized school which began in 1970. Since that time, many new undergraduate degree programs have been established, as well as a Master of Science in Computer Science degree program, a Ph.D. in Computer Science degree program and a course based Master of Applied Computing program . This expansion has succeeded in attracting excellent students and the School has evolved into a comprehensive department, focussed on both teaching and research excellence.


Our mission is to offer a variety of computer science programs to prepare students for a career in the technology industry or in research and academia. A computer science degree provides an indepth understanding of the fundamentals of computer science as well as exposure to the latest tools and technology. Computing drives innovation in the sciences where creative and wide ranging computing applications enable rewarding and challenging possibilities that make a positive difference in the world.