Student on Tabaret Hall stairs.

French Immersion Stream

The University of Ottawa's French Immersion Stream is designed for Anglophone and Allophone students who wish to pursue part of their university studies in French.

French immersion at uOttawa

Students who have attended high school in a language other than French and have followed a French-as-a-second-language program are eligible. The Stream is offered in more than 75 undergraduate programs in the 6 direct-entry faculties: Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Health Sciences, Faculty of Science, Faculty of Social Science, Telfer School of Management.

Students seeking a comfortable and truly immersive experience will take one-third of their courses taught in French throughout their program of study.

Contact us

French Immersion Stream

Hamelin Hall - Room 130
70, Laurier Ave. East
Ottawa ON  K1N 6N5

[email protected]


Marc Gobeil, Director
613-562-5800, extension 2273

Alexandra Pinet, Recruitment and Retention Officer
613-562-5800, extension 3476
[email protected]

Marie-Pier Gauthier-LeVasseur, Academic Development and Operations
m[email protected]