105 – Saint Paul University
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Last updated: September 19, 2017
- Saint Paul University
- Semester Entry Points
- Language of Instruction
- Supplementary Administrative Fee
- University Transfers
- College Transfers
- Mature Applicants
- Language Requirements
- Additional Information
- Contact Information
Saint Paul University
Located in the heart of the nation’s capital, Saint Paul University (est. 1848) is the founding college of the University of Ottawa. Saint Paul is a bilingual institution with a population of approximately 900 students and offers undergraduate and graduate study programs. SPU is known for its small class sizes, residence, personalized service, diverse student population and international vision, solid reputation, rich history and Catholic intellectual tradition.
Applicants who have previously studied at Saint Paul University must use the Saint Paul University online application form.
Semester Entry Points
- September for all programs.
- January for all programs (contact Admissions or visit our website after September 30).
Language of Instruction
If you wish to apply to programs where the language of instruction is French, you must refer to the French section of the 105 application package and use the appropriate program codes.
Supplementary Administrative Fee
All applicants (except those who are currently attending final year of a Canadian high school or a CEGEP program in the province of Quebec) are required to pay, directly to the OUAC, a $70 non‑refundable administrative fee.
Applications for transfer are accepted by all undergraduate programs. The minimum admission average is 70%. You must submit official transcripts for the last 2 years of high school and for all postsecondary institutions attended. Advanced standing may be granted for completed course work pertinent to your program of studies.
Are you currently enrolled in a college or CEGEP? Discover our transfer agreements allowing applicants to receive up to 60 equivalency credits.
- If you do not meet the normal requirements you may be admitted as regular degree students provided you:
- are a Canadian citizen or permanent resident;
- have not been engaged in full‑time studies for a minimum period of 2 consecutive years;
- are considered, by the Admissions Committee, to hold promise of academic success (part‑time studies or relevant experience); and
- meet the specific prerequisites of the program requested.
Test Applicable Faculties Required Overall Score Required Score in Written English Section
Written English Section
University of Ottawa CanTEST
All Faculties Averaged listening and reading: 4.5; Written: 4
IELTS Total Score: 6.5; Written: 6.5
EPT (MELAB) Total Score: 90; Written: 85
CAEL Total Score: 70; Written: 60
PTE Total Score: 60; Written: 60
Before applying, it is strongly recommended that you contact your local Canadian Embassy or High Commission for details about student visa application procedures and the length of time required to process a Visa application.
Saint Paul University
Guigues Hall Room 154
223 Main Street
Ottawa ON K1S 1C4