The Department of Criminology is nationally and internationally recognized for its cutting-edge approach to a variety of criminal justice issues.
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Graduate scholarships

Department of Criminology students can apply to the following scholarships:

Also, as a Faculty of Social Sciences graduate student, you have access to faculty-wide scholarships, regardless of your program of study.

For a complete list, go to the uOttawa Online Scholarships and Bursaries Portal.


Resources for graduate students

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Department of Criminology

Faculty of Social Sciences
Social Sciences Building (map)
120 University Private, Room 14002
Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5

Tel.: 613-562-5303

[email protected]

Office Hours

September 1 to May 31:
Monday to Friday, 8:15 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

June 1 to August 31:
Monday to Friday, 8:15 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Supervisors of Graduate Studies

Supervisor of Graduate Studies - Masters

Sandra Lehalle
Social Sciences Building
Room 13036
Phone: 613-562-5800 ext. 8851
[email protected]

Supervisor of Graduate Studies - Doctorate

Justin Piché
Social Sciences Building
Room 13049
Phone: 613-562-5800 ext. 1812
[email protected]


Please note our services and our personnel are available by MS Teams and by email.

The Social Sciences (FSS) and Vanier (VNR) buildings are open seven days a week from 6:30 a.m. to 11 p.m.