This training is your introduction to Ottawa University including policies and procedures, the MyOttawa student portal, where and how to buy books, course withdrawal policies, and more. It is very important that you are aware of policies and supports that affect your success as a student. This new student orientation will help you feel more prepared and ready for life as an online student at Ottawa University. New Student Orientation is a Blackboard-based course. You will be enrolled in this course as part of your new student process. Please contact your advisor if New Student Orientation is not available for you in Blackboard (please note you need to first set up your student email account to gain access to Blackboard).