MyOttawa Portal

The MyOttawa portal is an important asset for our students and is your primary source for information as you begin your college career as a meber of the OUAZ Spirit family.

How do I sign in?
  • Go to myottawa.ottawa.edu
  • Username: Your Student ID # (Your ID number is printed on most documents you receive from Ottawa University)
  • Your password for your email, Blackboard and MyOttawa will always be identical. Follow the steps below to retrieve/reset your password.
    • Check your personal email for a message from Ottawa University regarding your OU student email and password. We encourage you to reset your password to be something you can easily recall.
    • Go to www.ottawa.edu/MyPass
    • Login with your OU Student ID and setup your security questions.
    • Once this is complete, you may reset your current password.
  • What if I did not receive or have lost my initial email regarding my password?
    • Contact your Enrollment Advisor for a duplicate password to be sent.
What can I find on MyOttawa?
  • Class schedule
  • Missing financial aid documents
  • Housing assignments
  • On Campus Jobs
  • Course and Fee Statement
  • So much more
Student Email
Another important element that you will find on MyOttawa is a link to your student email. This email account has been established for you and is yours to keep—even after you graduate from Ottawa University.

This will be one of the venues for communication with the University—professors, financial aid, the business office, and much more. Check it regularly to stay up to date on happenings around campus.

Your student email address is typically firstname.lastname@student.ottawa.edu. 
  • Your password for your email, Blackboard and MyOttawa will always be identical. Follow the steps below to retrieve/reset your password.
    • Check your personal email for a message from Ottawa University regarding your OU student email and password. We encourage you to reset your password to be something you can easily recall.
    • Go to www.ottawa.edu/MyPass
    • Login with your OU Student ID and setup your security questions.
    • Once this is complete, you may reset your current password.
To access your student email, go to the MyOttawa portal.

E2campus
This is also the place where you can sign up for the E2campus alert system. This system is used to notify you of important and emergency announcements. This service is available through email and text. To sign up for E2campus you will need to sign into your MyOttawa portal.

Directions for logging into the MyOttawa portal are listed above.

Once you log-in, scroll to the bottom of the page. You will see “Get the Message”. Click on “create an account” and follow the prompts. Once you have created an account you will receive a verification code via text. You will need to type it into the verification box on the website. Once this is completed you are set up to receive notifications.

Blackboard
Another important element that you will find on MyOttawa is a link to Blackboard. This is an online tool that you will use to take your math assessment. In addition, it will be used in many classes. This online platform will allow you to upload assignments, take online quizzes, check your grades, view resources and much more.