International Admissions Requirements

Degree offerings for international students follow all policies and procedures currently in effect for all other applicants to the University.

Requirements for all International Students

  • Meet program-specific admission criteria for at least one academic program; 

  • Submit an affidavit of financial support showing the ability to pay for one full year; 

  • Submit a maximum two-page, double-spaced essay describing your "Sense of Purpose at Ottawa University." Please organize your thoughts around one of the following three components using specific experiences from your life: Personal, Intellectual or Civic/Social; and

  • Verify English Language Proficiency.