Alumni Partners and Discounts

The University of Ottawa Alumni Association has partnered with several companies to offer services at discounted group rates.

Every time you use these services, you save money and support the University of Ottawa Alumni Association.

Our partners promote the services they offer alumni through the mail, the e-newsletter and certain alumni events. At no time will our partners solicit you by phone. Our partners do not have access to your personal information; mailings are coordinated by a third-party mailing house. We do not sell or rent contact lists to anyone.

Get your membership card today!

Take full advantage of your membership benefits by getting your Alumni Association membership card. Membership is free — and your card is easy to use.

To receive your membership card, send us an email at alumni@uottawa.caPlease include the following information:

  • Last name, First name
  • Student number
  • Home address
  • Phone number
  • Email address

Affinity Partners

Johnson Insurance

For over 10 years, Johnson Insurance has been helping uOttawa alumni get more from their home, auto and travel insurance coverage. Call today to get a quote: 1-800-563-0677


Are you buying a house, a condo or a second home? Or do you want to renew your current mortgage? Receive $1,400 upon signing (new mortgage and transfer) by doing business with Desjardins. You are not a member yet? You could also benefit from an additional $100 in cash back.

For more information, visit, call us at 1-877-875-1118 or email us at


With every eligible purchase made using the University of Ottawa Alumni Association Mastercard, alumni and student programs receive financial support from MBNA.

Canada Life

University of Ottawa alumni and their spouses can apply for low group rates on life insurance through our partnership with Canada Life.

Health and Wellness

Desk Nibbles

Bring happiness and productivity to your office with a Desk Nibbles snacking plan!

We make it easy for offices to get great snacks, fresh fruit, beverages and more delivered right to their door.

At the checkout use the code ALUMNI to get 15% off all products.

Nordik Spa-Nature

Experience complete serenity surrounded by nature… only 10 minutes from downtown Ottawa!

Show your University of Ottawa alumni card and enjoy a 15% discount on the price of our thermal package, featuring 7 saunas, 8 baths of varying temperatures and several lounge areas.

Discount valid Monday through Thursday, and not applicable to Källa floating pool, restaurants, massage therapy or body treatments.

Sports and Entertainment

Ottawa Senators

Groups of 9 or more uOttawa alumni can purchase discounted tickets for Ottawa Senators games at the Canadian Tire Centre. For more information, call 613-271-5620 or email



Save 10% on any purchase at SoftMoc, including all regular and sale-priced merchandise. This offer cannot be combined with any other discount coupon or offer and is not valid at the Warehouse sale outlet. Your discount code is 777000013407.

You have to quote this number in store or enter it online to redeem the discount. Alternatively, in store, you can show your alumni card.

You can qualify for more rewards and savings by registering for SoftMoc My account and the frequent buyer plan.


Travel Program

The University of Ottawa Alumni Association's travel program has been offering exceptional educational travel experiences for alumni, friends and staff since 2008.

We offer several trips per year to exotic destinations around the world.

Avis – Budget

Get a 5% to 25% discount on car and truck rentals at Avis and Budget locations in Canada and USA, and up to 20% discount on international rentals. You will also receive Aeroplan miles (Avis) or Airmiles (Budget) for each appropriate rental.

uOttawa alumni can also get free enrollment to Avis Preferred Quick and Budget Fastbreak Quick rental & frequent renter programs.

Use discount codes:


Le Nouvel Hotel & Spa

Thinking of visiting Montreal? Alumni benefit from preferred rates at the Le Nouvel Hotel & Spa. Ideally located in downtown Montreal, Le Nouvel Hotel is just steps from the Bell Centre, Crescent Street and many other attractions. Alumnus/a can reserve rooms starting at $111.00 plus taxes, double or single occupancy per night. Take the advantage and book now! When booking, simply mention promo code University of Ottawa Alumni. For reservations, call 1-800-363-6063.

University of Ottawa Residences

Are you a uOttawa alumni and plan to visit the National Capital Region? Take advantage of special rates at uOttawa’s downtown residential complex. Choose between one or two-bedroom suite-style units with kitchenette and private washroom ($99/night, double occupancy). Visit uOttawa Residences for details or call 1-888-564-4545 toll free.

Les Suites Hotel

Situated in beautiful downtown Ottawa, Les Suites Hotel is next door to great shopping at the Rideau Centre and steps away from fine dining and entertainment. With easy access to major travel routes, government offices, and popular attractions, this hotel’s location is perfect for business travelers and leisure guests alike.

Rates start from $159 per night, based on availability (certain blackout dates may apply).

For reservations, send an email to, or call 1-800-267-1989. Use rate code UNIV when booking your room.

Radisson Hotel Ottawa Parliament Hill

Discover impressive on-site amenities like free high-speed Internet access and a fitness centre at the Radisson Ottawa Parliament Hill, located in the heart of downtown Ottawa, in Canada’s capital.

The hotel's business centre helps you stay productive, and the exquisite Southern Cross Grill on Queen provides delicious on-site dining.

Convenience is key at the Radisson, where you’re within walking distance of Parliament Hill, the Supreme Court of Canada and the Constitution Square office complex. The hotel is near top attractions like the Canadian War Museum, the historic Rideau Canal and the ByWard Market, all within 2.3 km.

You can make your reservations three ways:

  1. Reserve your room online.

    Click on the grey More Search Options button and enter code 66635. Click on the Search button to the left. This will load a new page with the University of Ottawa rates.

  2. By phone: 613-236-1133 or 1-877-557-5565

  3. By email:

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