Discover all the good reasons to choose uOttawa

We offer the space, expertise, tools and technologies to push the boundaries of knowledge and help you become your best future self. Join a community of bold, caring and engaged people like you to build a better society and a more sustainable world.

Customize a degree that’s as unique as you from our amazing array of 550 undergraduate and graduate programs.
A high-quality education involves much more than absorbing stimulating knowledge in a lecture hall.
This city consistently ranks among the best Canadian cities and #1 for student lifestyle.
Our picturesque downtown campus includes five new state-of-the-art facilities and over 1,100 teaching and research laboratories.
There’s never a dull moment and plenty of ways to have fun when you want to take a break from studying.
Feel right at home. Make new friends, get involved in your community and access programs and resources.
Fuel your body and your brain with our scrumptious selection of places to eat.
We offer a network of free services and programs to help you succeed with your studies.
Ready to apply? Follow the admission steps according to your situation.
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