Our services

The International Office offers advice and support to faculty and staff, from uOttawa and international institutions, on all aspects of international engagement, including establishing exchange agreements, building international partnerships, and hosting international delegations.

We also facilitate the development of strategies necessary to meet the University’s academic objectives related to internationalization.

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  • International student orientation – it’s mandatory AND fun! There are three sessions: August 27th, September 1st and September 6th. You must attend ONE of the three sessions. Register online as soon as possible (available soon).
  • UHIP cards are no longer available at the International Office. Please download and print your UHIP card two weeks after your payment has been made (only available as of late August).
  • Join the Buddy Program, where international/exchange students are matched with Canadian students to help them settle in to their new surroundings. Register now for the Buddy Program