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University of Ottawa

550 Cumberland St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 6N5, Canada
+1 613-562-5700
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First time in Ottawa for meetings at the University . . .

and found the campus to be lovely (although VERY cold outside!), especially the Social Sciences... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Park City, Utah
Energetic and happy place

Whenever I go there this place makes me happy and feel good. there are many attractions and museums... read more

Reviewed 1 March 2017
Toronto, Canada
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1 week ago
“First time in Ottawa for meetings at the University . . .”
1 Mar 2017
“Energetic and happy place”
550 Cumberland St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 6N5, Canada
+1 613-562-5700
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Reviewed 1 week ago

and found the campus to be lovely (although VERY cold outside!), especially the Social Sciences building with its "living wall". Meeting room was great with terrific views of the frozen canal where people were happily skating. It was a working meeting where we worked through...More

Thank 787sallyb
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Whenever I go there this place makes me happy and feel good. there are many attractions and museums beside this U of Ottawa. I love to go this place.

Thank D L
Reviewed 10 November 2016

From the historical point of view the buildings are something to see and visit. Much to learn about the previous centuries and also interesting museums hosted by the university (like the museum of classical antiquities). As a learning center...that is another story.

Thank thor2705
Reviewed 17 July 2016

The buildings are beautiful on campus and its nice for an afternoon walk, as cars cannot reach most points of the campus. As an institution, its rankings speak for itself they are somewhere in the middle for just about everything. In the four years I...More

Thank Dafoem
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Do not attend. It's great- beautiful, awesome people, great profs-- but the administration there is ridiculous. I can't speak for any department other than Social Sciences- but it is almost impossible to get a hold of them (expect to sit on hold often), they are...More

2  Thank teebeecee2016
Reviewed 29 January 2016

I came, I went, I got papers that have not improved my life. Architecture like a post apocalyptic concrete nightmare. Student dormitories are terrible. At one time there was a bar, but student's didn't know what they had. A downtown campus where the University was...More

1  Thank bluelynx
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Nice university, lots of intelligence here, lots of pavillions, I would not like yo be student over the winter. You walk everywhere, leave your car at home, better to travel by bus, parking is very expensive, they patrol and give tickets. There is a great...More

2  Thank axxiefox
Reviewed 2 December 2015

Campus tours are well organized, they show you all aspects of the University experience (if you have somebody looking that way) and parking was free. Worth booking online so that everything is organized

Thank Bruce R
Reviewed 20 November 2015

This is one of Canada's bilingual universities. The buildings are a mix of great limestone traditional style and new modern buildings. The student population comprises many English and French speaking populations within Canada and across the globe. Nearby, you can enjoy great coffee shops and...More

Thank ballyga
Reviewed 12 November 2015

Whether you're a student or not, walking to and through the buildings is interesting, especially as it sits in the middle of Ottawa, and accessible to and from everywhere. GO.

Thank Paul_from_Ottawa
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