Since 1941, psychology at the University of Ottawa has been a reflection of the broad spectrum of modern scientific psychology research and applications. The school is committed to expand the understanding of human behaviour and its development and contribute to optimize mental health and well-being through rigorous and state of the art research. Learn more about the school.
In fulfilling its mission and vision, the school brings together the various fields of fundamental and professional psychology in pursuit of common objectives. Through its openness to other disciplines, its desire to develop strategic directions to meet the future needs in psychology and its commitment to bilingualism at all levels along with the exceptional experience it provides to students and a commitment to the community, the School of Psychology serves as a national and international reference in psychology.
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“I have to say one of the greatest things about psychology and this department is the professors.”
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School of Psychology
Faculty of Social Sciences
136 Jean-Jacques Lussier
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1N 6N5
Academic Secretariat of the School
Administrative Secretariat of the School
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8:45 a.m. to 12 p.m. & 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
(June to August: closed at 3:30 p.m.)
Please note that during the Covid-19 pandemic our services and our personnel are also available by MS Teams and by email.
The Social Sciences (FSS) and Vanier (VNR) buildings will be open Monday to Friday from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.
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