Discovery University

Discovery University offers university-level courses to people living on low incomes or experiencing homelessness, taught by instructors from Ottawa’s universities – Carleton University, University of Ottawa and Saint Paul University.

There are no course fees, and course materials are free. Ten-week classes are offered twice a year.

*In order to attend Discovery University, applicants must be over 18 years of age.

Applications are now closed for the Winter Semester. Please check back in April for more information on Summer programming!

For more information about the program please contact Michael Toffelmire at 613-914-4575 or