Join Us

Our general meetings for the winter 2019 term are held Wednesdays, 7:00pm in E5 2004.

Interested in hardware, software, mechanical design or business? Joining the team does not require an application. We are firm believers that passion and willingness to learn are far more important traits. For this reason, we keep our doors open to anyone excited to take part in our ongoing mission to build awesome solar cars.

Interested in joining the team? Midnight Sun is always accepting new members! Send an email to with your name and a few interests, or join our Facebook page Midnight Sun Members.




We’re a collection of students from different faculties around the University of Waterloo, all with the common goal of making the future of transportation more sustainable.

Interested in joining the team? Come visit us! We’re located in the E5 design bay (E5 1002).



Team History

Since its creation in 1988, the Midnight Sun Solar Car Team has successfully completed a combined 12 vehicles in challenger and cruiser classes. With 30 years of solar design experience, Midnight Sun has a rich history of excellence and innovation which pushes students to reach for higher and more ambitious goals.

Our most recent vehicle, MSXII, is the first Canadian cruiser-class vehicle to finish the American Solar Challenge.