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Admission events

We travel across Canada to help you discover the University of Ottawa and give you the chance to ask us your questions. We also travel to many other countries where our international students come from. As well, we hold many events on our downtown campus, which let you experience the stimulating environment that awaits you here.

Looking forward to meeting you!

Events near us

Events near us

Spring Open House - Event cancelled

Date: Saturday, March 21, 2020

Location: Main campus (Ottawa, Ontario)


Discover your university and its treasures during Open House!

Take part in a whole range of activities in a stimulating atmosphere! Plus, get the answers you need to make your final choice of program and learn more about the final steps in the admission process.

Day’s events:

  • Faculty presentations on programs
  • Tours of the campus, residences and sports facilities
  • Information fair with service and program representatives

This is a unique opportunity where you can get answers to all your questions and discuss your application with admission officers. You will also have a chance to meet some current professors.

 

Ontario Universities Fair (in English only)

Date: Friday, September 18 to Sunday, September 20, 2020

Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre


Drop by our information booth and meet representatives and professors who will be there to talk to you about our programs, scholarships and awards and help give you the big picture of life at uOttawa!

For more information, visit the Ontario Universities’ Fair website (external website).

Fall Open House

Date: Saturday, October 2020, exact date to be confirmed

Location: Main Campus (Ottawa, Ontario)


Have you been wondering:

  • What will my program of studies cover?
  • What do I need to know about admission?
  • How am I going to pay for my education?
  • What are the classrooms, labs and facilities like?

This a friendly, interactive event where you can get answers to all your questions. You will also have a chance to meet some current professors and students.

 

Information evenings in Quebec

Date: Winter 2021

Location: Gatineau, Quebec City, Brossard, Laval, Montreal, Trois-Rivières and Sherbrooke


Do you live in or near Gatineau, Quebec City, Brossard, Laval, Montreal, Trois-Rivières or Sherbrooke?

Come out to see us at one of our seven information evenings. Our representatives will be on hand to answer your questions about our bachelors programs and admission requirements.

Schedule details and registration will be available in January 2021.

 

Information evenings in the Maritimes

Date:  Winter 2021

Location: Halifax, Moncton and Fredericton

Do you live in or near Moncton, Fredericton or Halifax?

Come out to see us at one of our three information evenings.  Our representatives will be on hand to answer your questions about programs, admission requirements and the next steps in your transition to university studies at uOttawa.

Registration and event schedule will be available in January 2021.

Applicant Receptions

Date: Winter 2021

Location: Hamilton, Peterborough, London, Kingston, North York, Mississauga, Guelph, Sudbury, Barrie and Oshawa


We’re holding information evenings in many Ontario cities outside of Ottawa for students who have applied for admission to the University of Ottawa. We’ll be there with important information about the admissions process and to answer your questions about financial aid and awards, residence life, French immersion and more!

Schedule details and registration will be available in January 2021.

Don’t see an upcoming event near you?

Visit our Facebook page to chat with our student mentors and get the latest campus updates.

Photographs, videos and audio recordings of events may be produced and may include your recognizable image. By participating in an event, you therefore consent to being photographed, video-taped and audio-taped and you authorize the University to use any of these recordings for its activities and events, as well as for its print and electronic promotional material, including on the Internet via the University website or other social media websites. Personal information obtained at the event is collected in accordance with the University of Ottawa Act, S.O. 1965, C.137.

International events

COVID-19: The University of Ottawa has suspended international in-person recruitment activities until further notice.
Belgium
  • COVID-19: The University of Ottawa has suspended international in-person recruitment activities until further notice. 
Benin
  • COVID-19: The University of Ottawa has suspended international in-person recruitment activities until further notice.
Brazil

No events currently available.

Past events

  • Brasilia - Mini-Fair
  • Rio de Janeiro - EduCanada Fair
  • São Paulo - Conférence sur les études en français au Canada

Sorry we missed you!

Chances are, we will be back again. Check this page often to find out when!

Burkina Faso
  • COVID-19: The University of Ottawa has suspended international in-person recruitment activities until further notice.
Cameroon
  • COVID-19: The University of Ottawa has suspended international in-person recruitment activities until further notice.
China
  • COVID-19: The University of Ottawa has suspended international in-person recruitment activities until further notice.
Democratic Republic of Congo
  • COVID-19: The University of Ottawa has suspended international in-person recruitment activities until further notice.
    Egypt

    Virtual Fair

    • October 30, 2019
    • Bilingual virtual fair (English-French). Visit the event website for more details.
    France
    • COVID-19: The University of Ottawa has suspended international in-person recruitment activities until further notice.

     

    Ghana

    Virtual Fair

    • October 30, 2019
    • Bilingual virtual fair (English-French). Visit the event website for more details. 
    Guinea
    • COVID-19: The University of Ottawa has suspended international in-person recruitment activities until further notice.
    India
    • COVID-19: The University of Ottawa has suspended international in-person recruitment activities until further notice.
    Ivory Coast
    • COVID-19: The University of Ottawa has suspended international in-person recruitment activities until further notice.
    Kenya

    Virtual Fair

    • October 30, 2019
    • Bilingual virtual fair (English-French). Visit the event website  or more details.
    Luxembourg

    Esch-sur-Alzette

    Event on international mobility

    • November 6, 2019
    • University of Luxembourg - Belval Campus

    Luxembourg

    Student Fair

    • November 7 and 8, 2019, from 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
    • LUXEXPO THE BOX (H7 & H8), 10 Circuit de la Foire Internationale, L-1347 Luxembourg-Kirchberg
    • Visit the website for more details.
    Mali
    • COVID-19: The University of Ottawa has suspended international in-person recruitment activities until further notice.

     

    Mauritius

    Virtual Fair

    • October 30, 2019
    • Bilingual virtual fair (English-French). Visit the event website for more details. 

     

      Mexico
      • COVID-19: The University of Ottawa has suspended international in-person recruitment activities until further notice.
        Morocco
        • COVID-19: The University of Ottawa has suspended international in-person recruitment activities until further notice.
        Netherlands

        Brunssum

        Information fair at AFNORTH International School

        • November 7, 2019, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
        • AFNORTH International School, Ferdinand Bolstraat 1, NL-6445 EE Brunssum
        • This event is limited to AFNORTH students. Visit the website for more details.
        Republic of Congo
        • COVID-19: The University of Ottawa has suspended international in-person recruitment activities until further notice.
        Romania

        No events currently available.

        Past events

        • World Education Fair, Bucharest

        Sorry we missed you!

        Chances are, we will be back again. Check this page often to find out when!

         

        Rwanda

        Virtual Fair

        • October 30, 2019
        • Bilingual virtual fair (English-French). Visit the event website for more details.
        Senegal
        • COVID-19: The University of Ottawa has suspended international in-person recruitment activities until further notice.
        Togo
        • COVID-19: The University of Ottawa has suspended international in-person recruitment activities until further notice.
        Turkey
        • COVID-19: The University of Ottawa has suspended international in-person recruitment activities until further notice.
          United States of America
          • COVID-19: The University of Ottawa has suspended international in-person recruitment activities until further notice.
          Vietnam
          • COVID-19: The University of Ottawa has suspended international in-person recruitment activities until further notice.

           

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