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Application Information
  • Apply through Ontario Colleges website (see LINK below)
  • Application opens in early October
  • $95 application fee for five programs
  • February 1, 2019 deadline for equal consideration
  • February 1, 2019 colleges may begin sending offers of admission
  • May 1, 2019 deadline to respond to offers
General Information:
  • 24 different publicly funded colleges in Ontario
  • offer 2 or 3 year diplomas and less lengthy certificate programs (often less than 1 year)
  • 4 General Areas of Study: Applied Arts, Business, Technology, Health Science
  • Nature of Studies: Work and job oriented focus on application and skills, 30-50% practical, hands-on work, often leads to specific occupations
  • High School Requirements (minimum): Ontario Secondary School Diploma, ENG4C, and others depending on the specific program
  • Portfolios, test results, and/or interviews are required for certain programs
Check out the following websites for the most current information:

    Ontario Colleges - program, planning, and application information for all of the colleges in Ontario
    Algonquin College - official website
     OSAP (Ontario Student Assistance Program) - possible funding for school
    Go to College - college, apprenticeship and career pathway programs 
    Campus Tours - virtual tour of all Canadian universities and colleges