Access Service

Welcome to Access Service!

Access Service works collaboratively with our university community to facilitate the academic accommodation process.

Access Service is responsible to assess, establish, and implement appropriate academic accommodations for students who have a disability with respect and reliability, while adhering to the University of Ottawa’s policies, procedures, and administrative regulations, as well as Human Rights legislation. 

Students who need academic accommodations are encouraged to contact Access Service as soon as possible.

Ways to contact Access Service:

By calling us phone at 613-562-5976 or emailing us at

By visiting our office on the third floor of the Desmarais Building, Room 3172

Holiday hours

Access Service will exceptionally be closed on Friday, December 19th at 12-noon. Regular business hours resume on Monday, December 22, from 8:45 to 4:30pm. University is closed for holiday break from December 22, 2014 at 5 p.m., to January 5, 2015 at 8:45 a.m., inclusive.

Hours of operation

Closed from December 23, 2014 to January 5, 2015

Monday9:00am - 4:30pm
Tuesday9:00am - 4:30pm
Wednesday9:00am - 4:30pm
Thursday9:00am - 4:30pm
Friday9:00am - 12:00pm

Please note that Access Service will close on Friday, December 19th at noon.

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