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Current international students

Discover all the opportunities and support services offered to improve your experience as current uOttawa international students.

Support for international students

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Learn about the procedures and documentation you need to enter and study in Canada.

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Health insurance

Definitions of the different student types under the UHIP program.

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International Mentoring Centre

We offer a variety of valuable services to all University of Ottawa international and exchange students.

Learn more

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Go abroad

Enjoy an unforgettable learning experience with an international flavour.
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Gain in-demand job skills while learning about global citizenship and being recognized as an active global citizen.
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Exchange students

Enjoy a unique experience studying one or two terms at the University of Ottawa.

Contact us


Tabaret Hall, Room M386
550 Cumberland Street
Ottawa, Ontario
K1N 6N5

Tel: 613-562-5847
Fax: 613-562-5100
Email: [email protected]

Hours of operation

September 1 to May 31: 
Monday to Friday: 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

June 1 to August 31:
Monday to Friday: 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Please note that the University of Ottawa offices are closed during statutory holidays and during the winter break. Visit the Important academic dates and deadlines page for more information.