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Welcome to the Telfer School of Management!

Now that you are about to embark on your university journey, you likely have many questions about online learning, resources, and more. Although this year’s orientation will take place in a virtual setting, with new ways to welcome you to Telfer, know that you will be given all the necessary tools to optimize your knowledge of the school’s services, academic requirements, and ways to get involved in your first year of studies.

We have gathered key information below to help you start your university career on the right path!

Undergraduate Virtual Information Session

  • Tune in on YouTube to see faculty, staff, and club members talk about academics, career services, and the many ways in which you can get involved! 
  • You will be able to ask your questions via chat. 

Summer Orientation

  • Participate in webinars specific to your faculty, as well as other webinars covering all aspects of your new life at uOttawa.
  • Get more information on Summer Orientation or catch up on missed webinar sessions here.

Instagram Live Series: BCom Student Experience

Looking for tips about managing your next semester? Learn more about what to expect in your online learning experience, how to register for courses, useful tools and resources, and other expectations for this fall in our Instagram Live series. Throughout the summer, students and staff members have spoken in live sessions about the student experience, which are accessible on Telfer’s IGTV channel.

  • Session 1 - Course Registration and Online Learning
  • Session 2 - What to Expect This Fall
  • Session 3 - Online Learning Tools
  • Session 4 - Tune in on August 27th at 6:00 p.m.!

Peer Mentorship Program

The Telfer Peer Mentoring Program connects new students with highly successful third- and fourth-year students who have been involved with the Telfer School of Management, have done well in their classes, and who have a strong commitment to ensuring that you have a positive experience at Telfer.

Learn more about the mentorship program and read some of our commonly asked academic, social, and administrative questions on our FAQ page.

The mentors for the 2020-2021 academic year are ready to meet you!

Instagram Live with Telfer Peer Mentors

Wednesday, September 9th, 6:00 p.m.

How can your mentor help you thrive at Telfer? Tune in to the Telfer Mentors’ Instagram Live to find out more about how having a mentor can greatly impact your first year at Telfer!

International Student Coaches Program

The International Student Coaches  program is designed to assist international students with the transition to university. At the beginning of the school year, every incoming international Telfer t student is matched to an International Student Coach. These senior students will work with you to help you succeed and will be available to answer any questions you may have.

This year’s International Student Coaches are excited to meet you!

First Year Advising Modules

Important Academic information 

The first year advising initiative aims to properly prepare you with the most appropriate and relevant information you’ll need upon embarking on your undergraduate career. Each module reveals important information about a given topic, such as academic standing and regulations, student life, scholarships, and many more.

Make sure to consult each of the modules carefully by logging into your Brightspace account via your uoZone.

For any questions related to First Year Advising, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Telfer Career Centre


Have you tried logging in to the Telfer Career Centre portal yet? 

Available once classes begin, Career Launch allows Telfer students access to a calendar of events to register for workshops, employer-hosted events, panel discussions. You can also book appointments with the Career Centre staff to discuss your CV, prepare for interviews, and ask questions. View the latest job opportunities through the job portal, and work on developing your Career Development Certificate! Start your career development journey today! 

As of September 1st, first-year students can login to Career Launch using their uOttawa email address and uoZone password.

Welcome Week

University of Ottawa: Check out what activities the University of Ottawa is offering students for back to school here.

Telfer Clubs: Each year, our Telfer clubs are searching for new first-year students to join their team and become members to socialize and attend their annual events. Learn more about how to connect with the clubs here.

Student Voice Blog

Career Blog

Keep in touch with #TelferNation


Please e-mail us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for academic support. Our officers and specialists are also available by chat from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. via the BCom webpage. Our working hours remain the same.

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