Course enrolment (regular students)
Course enrolment (non-degree students)
Course enrolment (international exchange students at the University of Ottawa)
If you’re taking a course at the University of Ottawa as part of a student exchange, complete the (PDF, 148KB). before you arrive and send it to the faculty academic advisor you’ve been assigned at the University of Ottawa. This advisor will handle your enrolment for the duration of your exchange at the University of Ottawa.
Change or cancellation of enrolment (regular and non-degree students)
If you wish to change or cancel your enrolment, try to do it first online in (under Applications, click Enrol). If you’re not able to, complete the (PDF, 228KB) and bring it to the academic secretariat of your faculty or school.
Permission to take courses at another university
If you’d like to take one or more courses at a university other than the University of Ottawa, Carleton University, Saint Paul University or Dominican University College, please visit the web page and fill out the application form.
University of Ottawa-Carleton University exchange program
Request for prior-learning recognition
The University of Ottawa recognizes that learning can occur not only by taking university courses (or their equivalent), but also through professional experience, self-teaching, non-credited courses, workplace training and other situations. Prior learning recognition (PLR) makes it possible for students who have acquired knowledge in a non-traditional manner to receive advanced standing for a course with a specific course code offered at the University, or in certain cases, to be granted an exemption. To request PLR, complete the (PDF, 235KB) and submit it with all the required documents to the academic secretariat of your faculty or school during your first term at the University of Ottawa.