Whether you’re a new grad or a long-time alumnus or alumna, we’re here to help you make the most of life after your degree.

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Homecoming: Gee-Gee pride lives here

Every year, the uOttawa community comes together to celebrate its grads, relive memories and make new ones. Homecoming events are open to all uOttawa students, alumni and staff, as well as friends, family members and the general public. 

Many events will take place this year from September 22 to October 15 to bring back memories of your time at the University. Sports, family activities, panels, trivia and more!

Discover Homecoming 2023 and register today!
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You’re in good company

University of Ottawa students do great work every day, so it’s no surprise that our alumni have gone on to make a tremendous difference in Canada and around the world.
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Get to know your alumni community

A uOttawa education opens a world of opportunities. Our graduates are remarkable individuals who go on to lead, educate, advocate, and create—reimagining the future for this generation and the next.
Meet alumni with impactful stories to share
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2022 Alex Trebek Lecture sheds light on conflict-related sexual violence

Conflict-related sexual violence—is an invisible, cheap, and effective weapon of war that is rampant across ages, gender identities, and geographies.…
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uOttawa alumni

Beyond box checking

Homecoming panel discussion offers meaningful guidance on equity, diversity, and inclusion.
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Eric Agyemang (BCom '15), Award for Community Service

Focused on social impact, alumnus gives best of himself
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Join the new uOttawa networking and mentoring platform!

The University of Ottawa has partnered with Ten Thousand Coffees, a professional networking and mentoring platform, to create the uOttawa Hub and connect you with students and young alumni eager to learn from you. Become a mentor and support the next generation of leaders today! 
Learn more
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Alumni voice

“Sitting on the Alumni Association board allows me stay connected in a meaningful way with the institution that helped to propel my career and shape the person that I am today.”

Sarah Dion-Marquis

— MA ’16 and MBA ’21


uOttawa alumni worldwide—and counting!


countries where uOttawa grads are working


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Congratulations to the class of 2023!

We are certain that you will accomplish great things as you begin this new chapter of your professional journey!
Take advantage of being a uOttawa alumni!

Our affinity partners

Home, auto and travel
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Home, auto and travel


Johnson Insurance helps uOttawa alumni get more from their home, car, and travel insurance coverage.
Life and health
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Life and health


uOttawa alumni get a special group rate on life and health insurance.
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Your degree, your alumni association

Once a Gee-Gee, always a Gee-Gee. You become a lifetime member of the uOttawa Alumni Association as soon as you walk across the stage on convocation day (even virtually!). The association is your ongoing link to uOttawa, and oversees everything from securing alumni perks to enhancing the student experience.
Get your membership card
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uOttaKnow Podcast

Make uOttaKnow your go-to podcast for conversations with our uOttawa community around the globe that illuminate, inspire and entertain.
Global Events
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Global Events
Oct 25

All-Alumni Reception Calgary

An inspiring talk by alumnus Dr. James Makokis (MD ’10) on Indigenous ways of knowing in medicine and becoming better allies based on our treaty relat…
Global Events
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Global Events
Oct 26

All-Alumni Reception Vancouver

An inspiring talk by alumnus Dr. James Makokis (MD ’10) on Indigenous ways of knowing in medicine and becoming better allies based on our treaty relat…

Get in touch

Alumni relations office

157 Séraphin-Marion Private
Ottawa ON Canada
K1N 6N5

Tel: 613-562-5857 or 1-800-465-1888 
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