Events

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Information evening in Gatineau

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Wednesday, January 28, 2015

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Quality Inn & Suites (111 Bellehumeur, Gatineau sector)


Are you a CEGEP student or a student graduating from a Quebec high school and interested in getting more information about university? Then be sure to attend our information evening in Gatineau on Wednesday, January 28, 2015, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. You’ll be able to meet representatives from our faculties and services as well as current uOttawa students, who’ll be happy to talk to you about their university experience.

There will also be a presentation on the next steps in the admission process and on our undergraduate programs, including the different program options to choose from at uOttawa. The presentation takes place at 7 p.m. (presentations offered in both English and French). Come see if the University of Ottawa is your university!


Register for the Gatineau information evening

Information Evenings in Quebec

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Monday, February 2, to Thursday, February 5, 2015

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Quebec City, Sherbrooke, Laval and Montreal


Do you live near or in Quebec City, Sherbrooke, Laval or Montreal and are a CEGEP student or graduating from high school? Come meet uOttawa representatives who’ll be visiting these cities and will be able to answer your questions about our undergraduate admission process and programs. Each evening will feature an information fair as well as presentations. In addition, current uOttawa students will be on hand to share their experience about university. 

Quebec City – Monday, February 2, 2015Expand

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Pay-and-display parking at the hotel and free parking on the street


Schedule:

6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Bilingual information fair

7 p.m.

French presentation


Register for the Quebec City information evening

Sherbrooke – Tuesday, February 3, 2015Expand

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Free parking at the hotel


Schedule:

6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Bilingual information fair

7 p.m.

French presentation

8 p.m.

English presentation


Register for the Sherbrooke information evening

Laval – Wednesday, February 4, 2015 Expand

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Free parking at the convention centre

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Metro station: Montmorency


Schedule:

6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Bilingual information fair

7 p.m.

French presentation


Register for the Laval information evening

Montreal – Thursday, February 5, 2015 Expand

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Pay-and-display parking at the hotel and free parking on the street

Icône de transport

Metro stations: Bonaventure and Peel


Schedule:

6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Bilingual information fair

7 p.m.

French presentation

8 p.m.

English presentation


Register for the Montreal information evening

Receptions for applicants for admission

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February 17 to 26, 2015

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Hamilton, Toronto (East), Mississauga, Sudbury, London, Barrie, St. Catharines, Peterborough, Guelph, Kingston 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 to help you complete your admission application and to answer your questions about financial aid and awards, residence life, French immersion and more!

We look forward to meeting you in one of these cities:

  • Hamilton – February 17, 2015
  • Toronto (East) – February 18, 2015
  • Mississauga – February 19, 2015
  • Sudbury and London – February 23, 2015
  • Barrie and St. Catharines – February 24, 2015
  • Peterborough and Guelph – February 25, 2015
  • Kingston and Oshawa – February 26, 2015

Information on event registration, locations and activities will be available at the end of January.

Information sessions – Admission to Nursing

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February 17, 2015

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Main Campus (Ottawa, Ontario)


Roads leading to a career in nursing vary. Come to one of our information sessions to meet our specialists and get answers to your questions on the Nursing admission process. Whether you’re currently studying at a Canadian CEGEP, university or high school or living outside Canada, you’ll get the valuable information you need.

Schedule:

9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

French

1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

English

7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

English

8 p.m. to 9 p.m.

French

To register, please email Émilie Bertrand at emilie.bertrand-plouffe@uOttawa.ca.

Campus tours

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Monday to Saturday, all year long

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Main Campus (Ottawa, Ontario)


Campus tours are available all year, from Monday to Saturday. University of Ottawa student ambassadors will take you on a 90 minute guided tour of the campus to help you discover all that uOttawa has to offer. During your tour you will see the residences, classrooms, labs and sports facilities.

Learn more and register for a campus tour

Spring Open House 2015

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Saturday, March 21, 2015

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Main campus (Ottawa, Ontario)


Explore the campus and discover its treasures during Spring Open House!

Take part in a whole range of activities and get the answers you need to make your final choice of program or learn more about the last steps in the admission process.

Day’s events:

  • Campus tours
  • Residence tours
  • Sports facilities tours
  • Faculty presentations on programs
  • Information fair with service and program representatives

Event registration will open in early February.

Course registration help sessions

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May and June 2015, dates to be determined

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Main campus (Ottawa, Ontario)


Attend a course registration help session to find answers your questions, familiarize yourself with Rabaska, our online registration tool, and get the help you need to register for courses in your first year at uOttawa.

Summer orientation

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July and August 2015, dates to be determined

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Main campus (Ottawa, Ontario)


Join us with your parents for a day on your campus. Discover how your faculty works, services and key campus locations. Meet students in your program and faculty in a small group setting and learn tips from second, third and fourth year students.

Summer Orientation includes presentations on services, university life and academics in your faculty; a visit to your faculty, residences and all around your campus; a presentation for parents; and social activities with fellow first years, orientation guides, student ambassadors and regional mentors. You will even get your uOttawa card!

Spaces are limited.

Regional mentor visits

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From end of July to mid-August 2015, dates to be determined

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Various cities in Ontario and Quebec


The regional mentors are ready to help you with your transition from high school to university. They're here to answer all of your questions and to make sure that you have a successful, memorable university experience.

Next summer, the regional mentoring team will be coming to your region to meet you and help you prepare for your arrival on campus. Mentors will tell you, from a student's perspective, what you need to know before, during and after you arrive on campus. They'll be happy to also respond to any questions you may have!

Ontario Universities Fair (in English only)

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September 2015, dates to be determined 

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Metro Toronto Convention Centre (Toronto, Ontario)


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!

Fall Open House 2015

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October 2015, dates to be determined 

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Main Campus (Ottawa, Ontario)


Come explore our campus for a few hours, a day or both days, and discover more about the degree programs that interest you. Learn valuable information about our admission process, CO-OP programs, French immersion and ways to finance your education. Who knows: you could discover your university.