Stay connected to the University of Ottawa and explore the campus from top to bottom. Choose the option below that suits you best!

In-person guided tours

These 90-minute tours led by our student ambassadors will feature some of our favourite campus locations, including classrooms, study spaces, residences, sports facilities and so much more. You’ll also be able to ask questions about our programs and life on campus. 

Group tours

We offer group tours for groups of 10 or more people. To book a group tour, please email [email protected] with the desired date and size of your group at least 2 weeks prior to the tour. Here are the available times:

MondayBetween 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.
Tuesday and ThursdayBetween 1 p.m. and 4 p.m.
Friday and SaturdayBetween 10 a.m. and 4 p.m.
student ambassador giving a tour

Visiting Ottawa for a campus tour? Make yourself at home in one of our residences!

Located right in the heart of downtown, uOttawa student residences are an affordable alternative to hotels. Our residences are within easy walking distance of the ByWard Market and steps away from both the O-Train station and the Rideau Canal. These family-friendly double rooms are equipped with everything you need to make your weekend stay comfortable and convenient.
Book your room now

Self-guided virtual tour

Take a self-guided virtual tour at your own pace and discover the ways uOttawa stands out from other universities, our location in the heart of downtown Ottawa and some of the most popular places on campus.

Looking for a specific tour? Try one of these.

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Communicate with us

Liaison office

Tabaret Hall (map)
550 Cumberland Street, Room 088
Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5

Tel.: 613-562-5800 ext. 1000
Toll free: 1-877-868-8292

Canadian applicants: [email protected]
International applicants: [email protected]