The 15th annual convocation of Our Lady Seat of Wisdom was held on April 25, 2015, the feast of ...May 8, 2015
Planning for the Future: Search for Presidential Successor Underway
* In anticipation of the eventual retirement of our president, Dr. Keith Cassidy, we have begun a search for our ...May 1, 2015
Consecration of Our Lady Seat of Wisdom
On March 25, 2015, an event of tremendous importance in the history of OLSW took place. On that day, the ...April 22, 2015
OLSWA’s Got Talent!
OLSWA’s annual Spirit Week ended with a bang as everyone gathered to watch “OLSWA’s Got Talent,” the first competition of ...April 22, 2015
Recommended by The Newman Guide to Choosing a Catholic College
Our Lady Seat of Wisdom is proud to be included in The Newman Guide to Choosing a Catholic College, ranking among the most authentically Catholic post-secondary institutions in North America.
Excellence in Catholic Higher Education
Our Lady Seat of Wisdom is an Authentically Catholic Post-Secondary Liberal Arts institution offering an Academically Excellent curriculum at an amazingly Affordable price. Recommended by the Newman Guide to Choosing a Catholic College, this small, vibrant school lives up to its motto as being a place where Veritas vos Liberabit, the Truth will set you free!
Our identity as a faithful Catholic institution is of utmost importance at Our Lady Seat of Wisdom. Our students study, pray and live in a vibrant Catholic atmosphere where all the professors annually take the Oath of Fidelity to the Magisterium, there is the opportunity for daily Mass, confession and devotions, and the Faith is joyfully lived out in both residence and social life.
Students at Our Lady Seat of Wisdom benefit from an intellectually stimulating and academically challenging program provided by top-notch Catholic professors. The low student-teacher ratio allows for personal attention and ample discussion, and our students typically excel in the fields of study they go on to pursue.
The Most Reverend Terrence Prendergast, SJ, Archbishop of Ottawa
I am proud to have OLSWA in the Ottawa Ecclesiastical Province, acting as a beacon of hope in Canada. All young Catholics should consider OLSWA as an option when deciding on their future education.
The Most Reverend Michael Mulhall, Bishop of Pembroke
It is a pleasure for me to write this letter of endorsement for Our Lady Seat of Wisdom Academy (OLSWA) in Barry’s Bay, Ontario. I can personally vouch for the importance of the Academy for this Diocese and for the Canadian Church as a whole. I can wholeheartedly recommend OLSWA to families seeking an authentic Catholic education for their children. Read full endorsement here.
Our Lady Seat of Wisdom aims to make a truly Catholic post-secondary education accessible to all. Our tuition for the 2015-2016 academic year is only $6450, and
room and board for the school year is $5274.