Your responsibilities

Learn the emergency procedures
Read uOttawa Customer service guideline
Plan your visit

Read the notices of service interruption

The University provides notices of service interruption in the event of a planned or unexpected disruption in the facilities or services typically used by persons with disabilities.  Notices include the reason for the disruption, the anticipated duration, a description of alternate facilities or services (if available) and accessible routes to make your way to the alternate facilities and services. Notices are placed in conspicuous campus locations and, when appropriate, on this site. See the active notices of service interruption.

Share your suggestions and comments

Share your feedback, comments and suggestions and help improve accessibility campus-wide.

Request an accommodation in advance

Campus tours

If you require special assistance during an undergraduate campus tour, please mention this on the campus tour registration form.

If you have any questions, please contact the Liaison Office:



Special assistance for guests

You can reserve wheelchair-accessible seating through Ticketmaster. For more information or if you or your guest(s) require any other assistance on the day of the ceremony, call the NAC at 613-947-7000 ext. 620.

Other accommodations

For other accommodations, contact the event coordinator or InfoService:



For Convocation

The University of Ottawa Housing Service residences offer comfortable accommodation for graduates and their guests during the convocation period. Learn more about the Housing Service.

What are my legal obligations?
Resources about accessibility

The Accessibility Hub is a central online resource for accessibility at uOttawa. The Hub houses tools and Accessibility Resources to help students, educators and administrators identify and remove barriers to accessibility.

Find an expert

Marie-Claude Gagnon, Senior Officer on Accessibility Policy

613-562-5800 extension 7452

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