University and College Information
College and University representatives are in the building on a regular basis. Come to Guidance to check the schedule and to sign up for a presentation by schools that interest you.
The LAST two schools scheduled to visit will be:
- Ryerson University is here Monday, November 20th, at 1 pm
- Nipissing University will be here Tuesday, November 21st, at 8:30 am.
College and University Application workshops have taken place. If you missed them, come to Guidance to schedule an appointment, and we will walk you through the process.
The University application deadline this year is January 17th, 2018.
The College Application deadline is February 1st, 2018.
IMPORTANT THINGS TO DO ONCE YOU HAVE APPLIED:
- Keep an eye on your e-mail for information from the colleges and universities to which you have applied
- Respond to requests for information in a timely fashion. Meet deadlines for auditions, portfolios, testing and supplemental applications.
- Check out the financial assistance and scholarships page of the school(s) you are applying to for school specific scholarships and other opportunities
Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP)
Details, as well as a grant and loan 'estimator' for the newly re-designed Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP) are now available.
Use the link below to find out more:
There will be OSAP application workshops in the Spring of 2018, after applications to College and University have been completed.
Stay tuned for more information on OSAP, grants and scholarship opportunities.
For a complete list of Ontario Colleges and Universities, and more information, visit the following websites:
Graduation Awards and Scholarships:
Applications are in the Guidance office (and online) for many scholarship opportunities, to help you pay for your post-secondary education.
It is well worth the time it takes to fill out an application!
Apprenticeships are a great way to earn money while you learn a skilled trade. To get started in an apprenticeship, you MUST have a high school graduation diploma, AND employment in the trade, (meaning an employer is willing to sponsor you as an apprentice)
The Employment Ontario Apprenticeship Office can help with getting started, and is located at
301 St. Paul Street East
phone number: (905) 704-2991