Live an unforgettable experience that will add an international dimension to your studies.

Discover our exchange programs

Experience a stay abroad or a virtual exchange that enhances your academic qualifications. Choose from over 250 international partner institutions in 52 countries.  

Zurich, Switzerland

Exchange program

Study full time in a partner institution without paying the usual tuition fees for foreign students. Virtual courses are available.

Seoul, South Korea

Summer program

Take summer courses abroad part time or online without paying the usual tuition fees for foreign students. 

Guiyang, China


CLIC (Canada Learning Initiative in China) is a Canada-wide student exchange program designed to create innovative, stimulating opportunities for Canadian students who wish to study in China. 

Travel safety

uOInternational Travel Safety team helps students, faculty, and staff plan for safe and secure trips outside of Canada.

Travel safety
Pearson airport, Toronto

Photo and video contest

Share your international exchange experience and participate in our photo and video contest.

Photo and video contest
Individual taking pictures

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.