Application for Admission and Scholarships

This year, the uOGlobal courses will be offered in blended formats (AV: online only; AA: Hybrid online and in-person; AB Hybrid online and in-person. Please refer to this link for information on course formats for the Fall 2021 and Winter 2022 terms.

Eligibility: Students from all faculties, enrolled in an undergraduate, graduate or postgraduate program, including medical, education, droit civil and common law, are eligible. One-year exchange students, visiting researchers and special students are eligible if they can participate in both courses.

  • We recommend that undergraduate students and part-time students have completed at least 24 credits before applying for the uOGlobal recognition or to enrol in the two-year option of the program, except for medicine, education, droit civil and common law.
  • Enrolment for uOGlobal will resume when the course registration period opens on uOZone. Refer to the Important Dates and Deadlines calendar to view course enrolment dates for undergraduates and graduate students .
  • Undergraduate students enroll in GLO49011 (Fall) and GLO49012 (Winter) and graduate students enrol in GLO1901 (Fall) and GLO1902 (Winter), however, undergraduate and graduate students will interact in the same classes.
  • We recommend to do both courses the same academic year, but it is also possible to enroll in course Part 2 the following academic year winter term.
  • You are given the choice during enrolment to select among three sections. These sections represent the scheduled times for the mandatory seminars in uOGlobal (2 per term). Choose which one best fit your schedule in order to avoid any schedule conflict with your courses in Fall 2021 and Winter 2022.


AA – Blended or hybrid attendance (both in-person and online)

AB – Blended ou hybrid attendance (both in-person and online)

AV – Fully online

  • To receive the uOGlobal recognition, you must have participated in both courses, achieved a satisfactory grade in courses, completed a learning plan, and participated in 4 eligible experiential activities that were completed at some point during your studies at the University of Ottawa.
  • If you could not register due to a schedule conflict, please contact us.

To participate in the uOGlobal recognition program, follow these steps:

Undergraduate students (3 credits)
  • Step 1: Register for the GLO 49011 and GLO 49012 courses on uoZone during the course registration period.
  • Step 2: Take the necessary steps to register for the activities you intend to do in order to obtain your recognition.
  • Step 3: Enrol to compulsory pairing activity. Register to uOConnexion Program before mid-August. If you participate in Widgiwagan (Friend), on The International Student Coaches Program or other program, make sure you register before their deadlines.
  • Step 4: Pay the complementary fees for your registration ($52 for the fall term and $52 for the winter term)
  • Step 5: .If you could not enrol for the GLO 49012 course for the following Winter term during the fall course registration period make sure that you do it before December 15th.


These are elective or additional courses.

If you could not register due to a limit to the number of courses permitted, contact an academic advisor at your Faculty undergraduate office for details. You may get the permission to add these courses as the sixth course of the term for faculties where the limit is five courses per term.

The workload for each course is considered to be that of a 1.5 unit course per term.

You earn 3 units in total by achieving a satisfactory grade in the 2 courses.  Students enrolled in the for unit courses must write a final report.

Graduate students and visiting students’ researchers
  • Step 1: Register for the GLO 1901 - part 1 (Fall) and GLO 1902 - part 2 (winter) courses on uoZone during the graduate course registration period which will start on June 22.
  • Step 2: Take the necessary steps to register for the activities you intend to do in order to obtain your recognition.
  • Step 3: Register to uOConnexion Program before mid-August. If you participate in Widgiwagan (Friend), The International Student Coaches Program or another pairing program, make sure you register before their deadlines.
  • Step 4: If you could not register for the GLO 1902 course for the following Winter term on uoZone during the course registration period make sure that you register before December 15th.
  • Step 5: Pay the administrative fees for your registration: $149.50 for the fall term and $149.50 for the winter term.



Power Corporation of Canada uOGlobal Scholarships

  • Generous Scholarships for distance internationalization placements (or virtual international mobility) offered only to students enrolled in uOGlobal, thanks to Power Corporation of Canada. Our world has changed since the outbreak of the COVID-19 health crisis and we all face new obstacles. More than ever, international and intercultural training is key to fundamental skills development that will bring success in a global economy. The uOGlobal Power Corporation of Canada scholarships will provide uOGlobal participants to access funds to support their international learning projects. These scholarships range in size from $1,000 to $6,000 depending on financial needs . 
  • Competition date for virtual placements during the fall term: August 1st to August 30th
  • Competition date for virtual placements during the winter term: October 1st to November 30th
  • Competition deadline for virtual or in-person placements during the summer term: February 1st to March 30th

Thinking Ahead Giving Back – uOGlobal recognition scholarships

With this scholarship, we promote equitable access for all learners to an inclusive internationalization experience. The uOGlobal Thinking Ahead Giving Back Scholarships generously sponsored by Chartwells, provide 20 scholarships per term to students that demonstrate financial need to support their enrolment in the uOGlobal recognition.

CO-OP Scholarships

Faculty of Engineering Scholarships

  • As a student of the Faculty of Engineering, you can apply for one of 60 International Experience annual scholarships for international activities, such as: study and CO-OP terms, research internships or other international research activities.

Other opportunities for financing: choose step 3 "Arrange your finances"

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