The Student Experience Centre of the Faculty of Social Sciences is offering its services both virtually and in-person for the winter 2023 semester.

Meet your mentors

Your mentors are there to help in your transition to university and further develop your skills for university success! Our Centre  (FSS 3023) is open to in-person visits from 9 am to 4 pm Monday to Friday. You can reach out via email if you prefer. You can also book an appointment with us or visit the Academic GPS website to find information about workshops and other academic support.

Kha Vi An, a mentor at the Student Experience Centre

Kha Vi An

Shruti, a mentor at the Student Experience Centre.


Gabrielle, a mentor at the Student Experience Centre.

Gabrielle L.

Workshop Series
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Workshop Series
Jan 23 to Jan 27

Refresh Your Skills Week

Refresh Your Skills Week showcases a series of workshops, conferences and events on various topics related to university life and brings to light enri…
One-on-one Meeting
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One-on-one Meeting
Jan 9 to Apr 12

Book a meeting with a mentor

Have a question about academics or life at the Faculty or uOttawa? Book a one-on-one with a mentor!
Study Space
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Study Space
Apr 17 to Apr 30

Come study at the Centre!

Need a study space during the exam period? Come study at the Centre!


Contact us

Student Experience Centre

Faculty of Social Sciences
120 University Private
Social Sciences Building
Room 3023
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1N 6N5

[email protected]


Please note that during the COVID-19 pandemic our services are available online and in-person (during certain times of the week). To know when the Centre is open, please email us at [email protected]

The FSS and Vanier buildings are currently only open Monday to Friday from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Thank you for your patience and collaboration.


Virtual Office Hours
Monday to Friday
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.