Office (613) 520-2898
Studios and Request Line (613) 520-CKCU
On Air Interview Line (613) 520-2759
Station Manager (613) 520-2600 ext 1625
Program Director Dave Aardvark (613) 520-3533
Production Manager Dylan Hunter (613) 520-2600 ext. 8276
Volunteer Coordinator Lindsay Morrison (613) 520-2600 ext. 1622
Sponsorship / Communication Joel Elliott (613) 520-2600 ext.  2530

CKCU Staff are represented by CUPE Local 1281

Studio Location and Mailing Address

Room 517 University Centre
1125 Colonel By Drive,
Ottawa, Ontario CANADA K1S 5B6

Consult a street map or a campus map (we’re in building UC)

Submitting Music


CKCU accepts music physical music submissions in CD, 12″ 10″ or 7″ formats. You can even send a wax cylinder if you want ha ha! You can track if a physical submission has been entered into our library here


For digital releases, send a download or streaming link to your record. For downloads, archived ZIP files are preferred. All of the tracks must have proper metadata (id3 tags) for the artist, album and track title. Tagging the track number and release year is also nice. We accept both .mp3 and .WAV formats. Please state in your email that we may share copies of the download with show hosts, this is for copyright reasons. Copies will not be made for personal use. Digital submission can be e-mailed to


You can search our music library, or check our online playlists or consult our charts.

Events Calendar

Submit Arts, Community & Music listing requests, including a web url/FB link, to Candace Nelson at