You’ll gain valuable and practical job experience that will prepare you for your future career. Plus, you're on campus, so you're never too far from your classes or labs!
Your career starts here
“There are many things I like about my work, including being on campus and working with other students. I feel supported by my supervisors, and I’m always encouraged to ask questions and use my voice...”
— Student mentor
You belong here
As a proud international research hub and bilingual university, you belong at uOttawa! We are committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion. We’re a bilingual institution made up of unique individuals from a wide range of backgrounds who have come together from all over the globe. Our goal is to cultivate a safe, respectful environment where all voices can be heard. You belong here, and we’re committed to learning and continually taking action to ensure you feel at home.
“The most meaningful learning moment for me was when I found out I helped someone in achieving their professional goal and land their dream job. I changed someone’s life for the better”
— Student mentor
International students working on campus
Are you an international student studying full-time at uOttawa with a valid study permit? Are you interested in working while you study?
Your study permit may allow you to work on campus. Gain valuable work experience in your field of study by reviewing the roles available. For more information on work authorized by your study permit, watch the International Office’s work authorization information briefing on their .
“The University of Ottawa is a place of great opportunities. Whether you are studying or working at the university, you are surrounded by amazing people that help you grow. I love how valued I am here.”
— Former student, now Programmer Analyst, IT Department