Post Secondary Information

Dates of university / college visits to Hillcrest

Post Secondary information 

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Options after high school

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Applications for Ontario colleges are open now!

DEADLINE for application is February 1 2024 for equal consideration

Applications are done through OCAS (Ontario Colleges Application Service):

Applications for Ontario universities are open now!

DEADLINE for application is January 15 2024 for equal consideration

Applications are done via OUAC (Ontario Universities Application Centre)

Ontario Universities Regional Fairs 

There are free opportunities to attend sessions to learn more about universities in Ontario.

In person events:
October 30 5 p.m. - 8 p.m. at Shenkman Arts Centre (245 Centrum Blvd. Orleans ON)
October 31 5 p.m. - 8 p.m. at Colonel By Secondary School (2381 Ogilvie Rd. Gloucester ON)
November 1 5 p.m. - 8 p.m. at Nepean Sportsplex (1701 Woodroffe Ave. Nepean ON)
Registration for any of these events can be done here:

Virtual options: September 26 5 - 7 p.m or November 22 5 - 7 p.m.
Registration for the virtual sessions can be done here:

Learn a skill trade on the job!

Learn more about starting an apprenticeship:


Some colleges offer apprenticeship programs:

Explore, volunteer, travel ... learn what are your interests and what do you want to do next?

This is the next step, but not the last one!

Funding Post-Secondary programs/education

Yconic - a hub to research and find funding for education, such as scholarships and bursaries. 

There are other resources that curate scholarship information, such as or or