Located in the heart of the nation’s capital, Saint Paul University (est. 1848) is the founding college of the University of Ottawa. A bilingual institution with a population of approximately 1,200 students, we offer undergraduate and graduate study programs.
We are known for our:
- small class sizes,
- personalized service,
- diverse student population,
- international vision,
- solid reputation,
- rich history and
- Catholic intellectual tradition.
If you have previously studied at Saint Paul University, you must use the Saint Paul University online application form.
- Fall (September) for all undergraduate programs: Apply using the OUAC Undergraduate Application.
- Winter (January) for all undergraduate programs: Apply directly through Saint Paul University.
- Summer (May) for all undergraduate programs: Apply directly through Saint Paul University.
- Canadian citizens and permanent residents: Application deadline for fall admission (September) is June 1, 2024
- International students: Application deadline for fall admission (September) is April 1, 2024
Scholarships, Bursaries and Financial Aid
Our admission scholarship program automatically provides between $500 and $3,000 to all eligible full-time students with an average of 80% or more who are studying in any of our Honours Bachelor’s programs. We award this non-renewable scholarship at the time of admission.
An application is not required for this scholarship; we assess all eligible applicants and notify recipients.
Offers of Admission
We asses admission files on a continuous basis. We send out offers daily.
As a Saint Paul University student, you will have full access to the University of Ottawa Accommodation Office.
Equity, Diversity and Inclusion
We are committed to ensuring equity, diversity and inclusion in all programs and activities.
The Saint Paul University Residence and Congress Centre can accommodate up to 180 students in 90 shared 2-bedroom suites throughout the school year. The residence is located on campus.
Campus Tours and Events
Campus tours are available from Monday to Friday. To book a personal visit with one of our liaison officers, email the Recruitment Office.