Are you thinking about applying to one of our programs? Here are some useful things to consider:
- Check out the tuition fees that will be required once your registration is complete. Here is also an estimate of the costs to pay for during your stay in Canada.
- Here are the scholarships available to students admitted to our programs and some information on how to finance your studies.
- Learn about why you should study at uOttawa and at the Faculty of Education.
- Did you know that you can complete your degree completely online? This could be an interesting and cheaper option for you, if you cannot move to Canada.
During the process of submitting your application, we recommend that you follow these steps:
- To determine if your diploma is recognized for admissions to our programs check out the Admissions Equivalencies website. Note that this tool is intended as a general reference and does not replace the admission process.
- Consult the different deadlines and the admission process in order to better understand the processing steps of your application.
- Make sure you meet the minimum language requirements.
- Are you applying to the MA, MEd (with major-research paper) or the PhD? Here are the professors and Thesis Supervisors you can contact to guide you in your research work.
Once you receive an offer of admission, here is what you need to do:
- Accept your offer by logging in to your uoZone, under Admission file > Download your Offer > Respond ‘Yes’ to your Offer. It is essential that you review the conditions outlined in your letter of admission and submit your final transcript and/or diploma by the date indicated in your offer. This is required to be able to enrol.
- Check your personal information, such as your current mailing address, your telephone number, your emergency contacts, etc. by accessing your uoZone account under Applications > Student Center > Names > Addresses.
- Share your news, once your offer is accepted, take the time to share the news with your parents and friends using the hashtag #UOttawaEdu or @uOttawaEducation.
You may request a deferral for a maximum of one term, if you have exceptional life circumstances by submitting your request by email to firstname.lastname@example.org, by August 15 (Fall term).
Deferring admission is not possible if:
- You want to attend another post-secondary institution or another program at the University of Ottawa,
- You have been admitted to a limited enrolment degree (such as Counselling Psychology or Program Evaluation).
If your request is accepted: you must confirm via email, that you wish your admission to be deferred. A new admission-confirmation letter will be available early in the new term.
If your request is not accepted: it is your responsibility to drop your courses within the deadlines outlined by the University.
Before your arrival to Canada:
- Get a Canadian study permit to study in Canada before you arrive. Learn about the requirements of the Government of Canada.
- Learn about the International Office which is responsible of socio-cultural activities, organizes international orientation, and more. The Office and its mentors are an essential resource to help you grow at the University of Ottawa and succeed in your schooling.
- Subscribe to the uOttawa Education Facebook page to stay up-to-date on our faculty news, and to connect with your professors and peers.