Welcome to the Telfer School of Management!
We are thrilled to have you join the Telfer School and officially become a part of Telfer Nation. To get started on your journey at Telfer, we have compiled a list of activities and resources to help guide you at the beginning of your studies.
Meet Your Dean
Meet the Dean of the Telfer School of Management, Stéphane Brutus. Dean Brutus obtained his PhD in Industrial-Organizational Psychology and completed a post-doctoral fellowship during his studies. Between 2006 and 2017, Dr. Brutus served as Interim Dean, Associate Dean of Graduate Professional Programs, Chair of the Management Department, and Director at the Bell Research Center for Business Process Innovation at the John Molson School of Business at Concordia University.
Dean Brutus is championing Telfer’s Vision for a Better Canada. Join our Dean and Telfer Nation as we build a greener, healthier, happier, wealthier and more prosperous future for all.
Word of Welcome From Your Vice-Dean
Bonjour! Hi! Kwey!
I would like to welcome you to the Telfer School of Management. We are a school that is internationally recognized for innovative, academically rigorous, and student experience-focused business programs.
As Vice-Dean of Undergraduate Programs, I am honoured to work on behalf of the students alongside a dedicated team of professionals at the Telfer Student Services Centre. Together, our aim is to ensure a rich and holistic student experience that incorporates academic, professional, and social experiences throughout your degree. You will learn through modern and relevant course content and through experiential learning activities both in and out of the classroom.
Telfer takes great pride in differentiating itself from other business schools through our commitment to building a better world. For over 50 years, we’ve developed young business minds by providing a deep understanding of the marketplace and the tools needed to leverage newfound knowledge into positive real-world outcomes.
It is with great excitement that I welcome you to explore what Telfer has to offer. Become the next generation of prepared, responsible business leaders.
Integration Activities Calendar
Networking Event for International Students
Information Sessions for First-Year Students
Welcome Week Celebration at Telfer
Information Session for Second and Third-Year Students
LinkedIn Photo Session
Wednesday, July 6th to Thursday, August 18th
Participate in an on-campus or virtual session about covering all aspects of your new life at uOttawa. Find out more about course registration, connect with peers in your program, or attend a guided campus tour.
Available sessions for new Telfer students:
- July 8, 2022 at 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.- Telfer School of Management session (English)
- July 8, 2022 at 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. - Telfer School of Management Faculty Guided Tour (English)
- July 13, 2022 at 10:00 a.m.- 11:30 p.m. - Telfer School of Management Faculty Guided Tour (French)
- July 13, 2022 at 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. - Telfer School of Management session (French)
First Year Advising
The first-year advising initiative prepares you with the information you’ll need upon embarking on your undergraduate career. Topics such as academic standing and regulations, student life, scholarships, the Career Centre’s services, and much more is covered in this video series.
View each of the topics by logging into your Brightspace account via uoZone.
For any questions related to First Year Advising, please contact the Undergraduate Office via email at
Telfer Peer Mentoring Program and International Coaches
Peer Mentoring Program
As a first-year student, you will be matched with an upper-year Telfer student mentor who can provide guidance and advice to help you transition from high school or CEGEP to university. Our mentors can help you to achieve personal success and make the most of your Telfer Nation experience.
International Student Coaches Program
At the beginning of the school year, every new international student at Telfer is matched to an upper-year Telfer student coach who can help you with your transition into university and set you up for success.
The Telfer BCom Experience
The Telfer Bachelor of Commerce (BCom) student experience exposes you to endless opportunities to get involved in student life and build career development skills. Make the most of your experience with career advancement opportunities, student clubs, case competitions, and more.Start Your Journey For a Better Canada
uOttawa Welcome week
Get ready for Welcome Week! View the activities calendar to participate in the Welcome Week events.
Experiential Learning at Telfer
Career Guidance for MBA Students
5 Reasons Why You Should Join an Internship Program
Build Your Business With This Entrepreneurship Program
Work with Experienced MBA Candidates Through the Telfer Management Consulting Project
Keep in touch with #TelferNation
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