Our Lady Seat of Wisdom Hosts Its First Alumni Family Weekend
* In the bright July sun, the OLSW grounds were alive with former students and their children, along with a group of ...July 20, 2015
Professor Rebekah Lamb Receives Doctoral Degree
On 22 April, one of our Literature professors, Rebekah Lamb, successfully defended her doctoral dissertation on the poetry of Tennyson, ...July 11, 2015
Dr. Shaw wins Eusebius Essay Prize
We are pleased to announce that Dr. Richard Shaw has been awarded the 2014 Eusebius Essay Prize by the Journal ...June 24, 2015
Happy Feast of Our Lady Seat of Wisdom
The feast of Our Lady Seat of Wisdom, our patronal feast, is observed on June 8th. The title of Mary ...June 8, 2015
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.