Different students have different needs, which is why learning should never been one-dimensional. You can count on Sylvan Learning in Ottawa for the customized learning experience your child needs to achieve his or her best in school and beyond.


We’re trusted for our proven tutoring programs, but that’s just the beginning of what we have to offer. With programming ranging from math skill practice and university prep to leading-edge STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) courses, we help ensure kids are achieving success and having fun at the same time! We know just how to improve scores and confidence — and we have the results to show for it.

Our Ottawa programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we deliver amazing results. Compared to non-Sylvan students, our students typically see up to two to three times greater results in their reading and math scores. How do we do it? We combine the very best in teaching and technology to ensure learning is personal, motivating and fun!

Our teachers will work with your son or daughter to make sure learning is happening in the way that works best for him or her — at the right pace, in the right style, with the right skills. We’re dedicated to ensuring your child feels inspired, motivated and engaged each step of the way.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From fractions and decimals to algebra and trigonometry, our comprehensive range of math programs means we have something for every family’s needs and budget. We never want frustration to be part of the equation, which is why we combine engaging technology with hands-on games and exercises to keep learning math fun and exciting.

Our instructors know all about the different ways math is taught in school these days. (Yay!) At Sylvan, our programs are specifically designed to help kids achieve real results in the classroom.

STEM Programs

At Sylvan, we take pride in being the largest branded provider of STEM programs in North America. Our classes nurture creativity, imagination and big-time fun!

Sylvan EDGE programs are the perfect way to get your child familiar with essential 21st-century STEM skills that can help equip him or her for success n the classroom and beyond. Our cool programs include science, engineering, coding, robotics and math.

Your child will have an amazing time tinkering with our kid-friendly technology, collaborating with a partner and getting hands-on with projects!

University Prep

Does thinking about the university admissions process give your teen sweaty palms? Say goodbye to jitters and get ready to bring on university with confidence with Sylvan’s ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and university prep courses.

From learning how to craft an effective application essay to developing advanced study skills techniques, Sylvan can help your teen prepare for university and the future. Reach those university goals with confidence!

Real Success Begins with Sylvan

Before you sign your son or daughter up for tutoring, you want to make sure that the tutoring program you choose will lead to success in school. Fortunately, when you turn to Sylvan for personal tutoring in Ottawa, you don’t just get a tutor, you get a team with a proven track record of achieving results.

Our students usually see up to two to three times more progress in their math and reading scores than non-Sylvan students. With talented tutors, interactive learning experiences and nearly 40 years of expertise, we’re ready to inspire your child to achieve all of his or her goals.

Get Started and Save!

Take advantage of our special offer and get started with an Academic Checkup for only $95. Contact us now to learn how we can pinpoint your child's strengths and identify skill gaps that need a little extra attention. You'll love watching your son or daughter's scores and confidence improve!