The University of Waterloo Open Data API allows anyone to build their own programs and applications using data from the University of Waterloo websites. The API features more than 40 methods of accessing various datasets across the University of Waterloo network.
Accessing the API
All calls are made to the following URL with the required parameters for a given service.
Currently, the API is restricted to 25,000 calls per month for a given key.
This number may increase in the future.
If your implementation of the API requires more requests, feel free to contact us regarding the removal of your limit.
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