Open Chat with our Barista! 


Are you looking for general information? To take a break in your day or just chat with someone?

Our "Baristas" -- friendly students who like to meet other students -- are here for you! Join us on Mondays and Thursdays from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM on Zoom for a fun, relaxing time.

Contact our Barista any time by email.



Ask your questions to our Faculty’s Vice-Dean!

Ask our Faculty’s Vice-Dean of Students a question!

Our community’s feedback means a lot to us. Join our Vice Dean of Students, Professor Jenepher Lennox Terrion, every Friday from 1PM to 2PM for a live virtual chat. She will be happy to answer any question you have or discuss any concern you wish to bring to our attention. 

If you have a question or a concern at any other time, please email the Vice Dean.

Graduate Students Writing Café

Graduate Students Writing Café

Are you struggling to start writing? You are not alone. Join other students and write in the company of others twice a week at our virtual writing café and move forward together! 

Help Desk

Virtual Help Desk

Do you need technical help for one of your classes? Are you having trouble navigating through Brightspace, uOzone, Zoom or Teams? Contact our Virtual Help Desk, where an advisor will assist you if you have any issues or questions.

Stay on track with our Mentoring Centre

Stay on track with our Mentoring Centre

Feeling a bit lost with your studies? Looking for helpful pointers and tips on anything from notetaking, to exam preparation, to time management, to managing stress? Connect with a trained peer mentor from our Academic GPS for support fully customized to your needs. 

Access mental health support

A crisis can include difficulty dealing with stress, overwhelming feelings, symptoms of depression, anxiety or psychosis, and suicidal thoughts. If you are concerned about your own mental health, or that of a loved one, talk to someone.

Students Rights Centre


Students Rights Centre

Do you have questions about your rights as a student? The Student Rights Centre offers information and support to students requiring information on University of Ottawa regulations and practices, who wish to appeal administrative decisions by the university, or file a complaint.

Looking for something to do?

Our team is working hard to provide you with exciting, action-packed events to make you feel part of the UOttawa and Faculty of Arts community. Click here and check out the calendar of events below for more info.

BIPOC Student Resources

The Faculty of Arts is committed to ensuring that BIPOC students feel welcome and included on our campus. Click here for some resources to support you.

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