Post Secondary





Ontario University & Colleges

Ontario Collegeshttps://www.ontariocolleges.ca/en/colleges


Ontario Universitieshttps://www.ontariouniversitiesinfo.ca/



Ontario Universities Fall Open House

Ontario's universities are excited to host the Ontario Universities' Fairs virtual events in fall 2021. The Ontario Universities' Fairs will consist of 2 virtual events:

  • Saturday, September 25, 12-2 pm (ET)
  • Tuesday, October 26, 5-7 pm (ET)

All Ontario universities will participate in these events. The events are free and anyone may attend - no registration required.

Each event will be divided up into four 30-minute sessions, where students can learn about the universities of their choice and ask questions.

For more information, visit the event website.

In addition to these 2 events, Ontario universities continue to offer their own virtual events and tours, webinars, chats and more. To see upcoming university virtual offerings, visit the Tours and Events section on the Ontario Universities' Info website.



Some Universities & Colleges that have visited WCSS



Acadia University

Meet virtually with an Enrolment Advisor

Students can now book an appointment with an Enrolment Advisor. Students who sign-up for an advising meeting will receive on-the-spot admission assessment if they provide supporting documents. We will also waive the application fee for students who meet with us virtually.


https://www2.acadiau.ca/future-students.html

https://virtualtour.acadiau.ca/home.html


Algoma University 

Virtual Open House 

Whether you’re a prospective student, applicant, or student supporter, drop by our interactive Virtual Fall Open House to get the inside scoop on all things Algoma University! 

https://www.algomau.ca/students/future-students/virtual-fall-open-house/



Algonquin College


Algonquin’s organizational philosophy is defined by its mission, vision and core values. Dedication to student success is Algonquin College’s guiding principle and is demonstrated through the quality of its programs, staff, the continual expansion of its facilities, and by forging strategic partnerships. 

Custom Viewbook: 
Students can customize their personal copy of our digital Viewbook.
http://customviewbook.algonquincollege.com/connect  

****You can always book a personal meeting with Jon Holmes, the student recruitment officer buy going to  www.algonquincollege.com/BookTheBowTie

 


Algonquin College Pembroke 
 

Link:

https://algonquincollege.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_XaIy_qdXS3eY8QVWVL0SaQ


Other Links 

We offer a variety of presentations and services to future students, schools, and community organizations. Please click the link below to view all of our virtual options available to you. 
>https://www.algonquincollege.com/pembroke/future/experience/


Algonquin College Perth

Check out our Perth Campus through a virtual tour!
https://virtualtour.algonquincollege.com/algonquin/perth-campus


Brescia University




Brock University

Are any of your students interested in pursuing the fine and performing arts? 

Let them explore what Brock has to offer by taking part in a virtual tour of our beautiful Marilyn I. Walker School of Fine and Performing Arts (MIWSFPA) campus! All virtual tours are hosted by current students, and will cover all of the great spaces and facilities students will get to use throughout their time at Brock.

To book a tour please visit
https://send.brocku.ca/t/r-l-judrkttk-oiyhjklhru-r/

Virtual Presentation

If you missed the presentation that was November 16th, feel free to click the link below and register for an evening information session... 
https://discover.brocku.ca/experience/


https://discover.brocku.ca/tours/



Cambrian College

https://cambriancollege.ca/book-a-tour/



Canadore College

https://www.canadorecollege.ca/experience/join-us


Cape Breton University


CBU 2021




Carleton University  

Carleton University is a community of talented, committed and enthusiastic faculty and staff, dedicated to excellence and to supporting the education and research that distinguishes Carleton as Canada’s Capital University. We know that it is our people that are key to Carleton’s success.

We take pride in our institution and are committed to providing the programs and services that contribute to Carleton University being an employer of choice.



> https://admissions.carleton.ca/


Collège Boréal

   
Collège Boréal is offering a number of webinars (in French and English) in the next few weeks for college and university bound students as well as their parents interested in learning more about OSAP and how to apply. This presentation is offered to the general public and students do not need to be attending Boréal to participate.

Thursday May 20th at 6 pm

En français. Register here:https://forms.office.com/r/FgxtDG54t0

 

Thursday May 27th at 6 pm

In English. Register here : https://forms.office.com/r/SbSNWJWNbz

 

Thursday June 3rd at 6 pm

En français. Register here : https://forms.office.com/r/D0B7ZimX8y

 

Wednesday June 9th at 6 pm

In English. Register here : https://forms.office.com/r/EFmUbnueWr

 

To attend, students and parents must register at one of the links above. A Zoom link will be sent out 24 hours prior to the webinar.



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Collège Universel - Gatineau Campus




Concordia University

If you have students who are interested in studying Contemporary Dance, Music, or Theatre at university, please invite them to join us for an Open House. Students will have the opportunity to see presentations about the university as a whole and to ask questions of current students, alumni and faculty. 

Please see attachment for full details
Open House


https://www.concordia.ca/admissions.html



Dalhousie University

Admissions Information:

Recorded Dalhousie Recruitment Presentation (Must access through link): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_dDvgddNIO8&feature=youtu.be

Online Viewbook: dal.ca/viewbook

Application checklist: dal.ca/applynow

Virtual Advising appointments:

Appointments with Jaxon during the workday (9-5): https://outlook.office365.com/owa/calendar/BookanAppointmentwithJaxon@dalu.onmicrosoft.com/bookings/

Available Tuesday and Thursday evenings until 8PM: https://outlook.office365.com/owa/calendar/EveningAppointments@dalu.onmicrosoft.com/bookings/

Virtual Campus Tours

https://www.dal.ca/admissions/campus-tours/halifax.html

Dal 101

We will be offering a virtual presentation session on all things Dalhousie two times a week. A morning session on Tuesday’s and an evening session on Wednesday’s! The sessions will begin after our application opens and info can be found on our website at https://www.dal.ca/admissions/upcoming-events-.html

Other ways to Connect:

Sign up for email Updates: Dal.ca/starthere

Email your advisor: Jaxon@dal.ca


https://www.dal.ca/admissions/campus-tours.html



Fleming College

https://flemingcollege.ca/tours



Lakehead University

https://www.lakeheadu.ca/admissions/campus-tours


Memorial University 

Apply to Memorial

The Application for Admission to the fall 2021 semester is now available. Students can submit their application for admission online.

Check the Admissions Deadlines webpage for a full list of application and document deadlines that are quickly approaching.

The new application portal allows students to upload unofficial documents directly to their application. After their application is complete, it will be assessed and they will receive an admission decision. Students receiving a provisional acceptance will be able to activate their MUN login within 24 hours; this login is their gateway to accessing Memorial's online services.


McMaster University

Hi ,

We’re excited to announce that registration for Month at Mac, our Virtual Fair, is now open!

Each week in November, we will spotlight different faculties, letting you and your students explore our 25 undergraduate programs. Read on for all the details, including which faculties are spotlighted each week and what to expect for events.


We have opened registration for our Mac Connections presentations. These presentations give your students a chance to connect with one of our recruiters in a small, virtual session.

If you are interested in joining one of our sessions, pass them along this link

>> 
https://future.mcmaster.ca/domestic-students/register-for-a-webinar/

https://mcmasterviewbook.ca/



Nipissing University

Access virtual events, resources & details in the link below

https://linktr.ee/nurecruitment
  • Campus Tours - Monday's @ 2pm & Wednesdays @ 4pm on Instagram LIVE
  • Applicant Information Sessions - Our General Presentations for students, parents and supporters, as well as teachers and guidance counsellors - Thursdays @ 6pm


Northern College


http://www.northernc.on.ca/tours/



Ontario Tech University


https://ontariotechu.ca/future-students/index.php



Queens University 

Queen’s University is highly-ranked in Canada for student experience, taking an inclusive approach and offering learning beyond the classroom; this experience includes the most clubs per capita of any Canadian University as well as a robust international exchange program with more than 220 partners.

Virtual Tours or Virtual Open House 
> 
https://www.queensu.ca/about/visit

Faculty and School Viewbooks
> https://www.queensu.ca/about/publications

Admissions Information 

> https://www.queensu.ca/apply



Ridgetown Campus 

To view lots of other great information click the link below... > Ridgetown Campus 2021 Viewbook .pdf


Ryerson University

Ryerson University is at the intersection of mind and action. What our students learn in the classroom is enhanced by real-world knowledge and experience. We champion diversity, entrepreneurship and innovation. 

 Virtual 
Events

https://www.ryerson.ca/fcad/events/2020/12/fcad-vse-Fall2020/


Admissions

https://www.ryerson.ca/admissions/visits-tours/virtual/

https://www.ryerson.ca/admissions/




St. Clair College


Saint Paul University

Please note that Saint Paul University is currently accepting applications for Fall 2021. Students may apply on ouac.ca or our website at ustpaul.ca.

Let's connect with your students and their parents.
As September is approaching, thinking about the next step after high school can be stressful. The liaison team at SPU is here to help with this important decision! We remain available to meet with students and their parents to answer any questions they may have. We have prepared an informational letter for you to share with your grade 12 students, and if possible, their parents.
Letter to the students
Letter to the parents
Our experts

Our professors have prepared some workshops to be integrated with grade 11 and grade 12 classes. Click on the button below to find the full list!
Show me the workshops!
Virtual Open House 

Click the link below to register for our virtual open house...
https://ustpaul.us2.list-manage.com/track/click?u=fbe0dd0400022fcb30b5c8575&id=f6331ac53c&e=1f17cab044 

Admissions

For information on admissions please click the link below...
>  https://ustpaul.ca/en/admissions-and-student-services-applications-a-step-by-step-guide_466_152.htm




St. Francis Xavier

> https://www.stfx.ca/tour-campus/tour-booking

Every Wednesday from 2:30-3:30pm EST we will be hosting a 'Talk to Me' meeting where students in the Eastern Ontario and Quebec regions can pop in and ask any questions they may have face-to-face (virtually) with me over Zoom. If this time frame does not work for your students, there are other Student Success Leaders hosting meetings at different times/days that they are welcome to attend. General information about these meetings, as well as our team itself can be found here: Talk to Us.
In addition, if students are interested in meeting 1-on-1 with me (virtually), the link to do so is included here: One-to-One Meeting Link.


St. Lawrence College 

Whatever your previous education or future career goals are, we have an educational pathway that is right for you. Please click the link below to find "your perfect fit"...

https://www.stlawrencecollege.ca/why-slc/ways-to-learn/

Take a virtual tour by clicking the link below...


> https://www.stlawrencecollege.ca/campuses-and-services/our-campuses-and-cities/



Saint-Paul University 

Mark Your Calendars!
Throughout the week of March 1 to 5, 2021, we're inviting you to discover Saint Paul University — our programs, our services and our community!

In addition to information sessions, we want to provide more personal insights to the SPU experience. You'll have the opportunity to chat one-on-one with professors, admission officers and current students. 

Be sure to bookmark ustpaul.ca/DiscoverSPU. We'll be updating the webpage with schedules and more detailed information over the next couple of weeks.

Trent University

Virtual Viewings:

Before or after Fall Preview, students can join our enrolment advisors for interactive virtual presentations – offered twice daily, four times a week. We will be talking about programs, scholarships, student life and residence, guaranteed career experience, and so much more. Learn more and sign up at trentu.ca/virtual

Don't
 forget to check out Trent's Peterborough and Durham GTA campuses through our virtual campus tours, featuring residences and student spaces

Learn how to Apply through drop-in sessions with our Admissions team who will help will you navigate your next steps - don't forget your OUAC access code!



Tyndale University 

> https://www.tyndale.ca/



University of British Columbia



University of New Brunswick 


https://www.unb.ca/admissions/index.html



University of Ottawa 

Enrollment Support Information!!
Please click on the
attachment below for helpful information regarding enrollment.
Course Enrolment Help - uOttawa.pdf


Virtual Information Sessions
Ottawa U has developed some great virtual events and resources to help students get ready for University of Ottawa. Please check out their most recent and up to date flyer below for more information and convenient links!
How to help your students get ready for uOttawa

University of Ottawa Admissions Information Below:

> https://www.uottawa.ca/undergraduate-admissions/



University of Waterloo

Additional student resources:

·      Waterloo Wednesday Webinars: on-going events every Wednesday from 5-6 p.m. including general and themed sessions 

·      On-demand liaison presentation: available anytime for your students

·      Q & A directly with liaison officers (email us)a private virtual session specifically for your students or a specific family

·      Virtual tourssee campus and learn about Waterloo from our ambassadors 

·      Brochure requestsorder or download any of our brochures


https://uwaterloo.ca/future-students/photospheres


University of Windsor 

We offer a variety of virtual presentations daily to future students and their guests. 

- Virtual campus tours- See our website to book your visit
- Virtual Coffee Appointment- With recruiters for a 20 min session.
- Chat online with a Student Ambassador to a gain better understanding of Lancer life!

Upcoming Events:

Spring Open House

  • Future UWindsor students and their entourage can attend live webinars, and find out about programs, awards, financial aid, student support, and academic advising. Meet fellow students and student recruiters virtually. No travel needed, you can participate from wherever you are.
  • Date & Time: Saturday, March 6 from 11:00am to 3:00pm
  • Registration coming soon!



Western University

Huron at Western:


https://welcome.uwo.ca/visit/virtually.html



Wilfrid Laurier University


York University

We look forward to welcoming future changemakers to the York University 2021 Spring Open House!  
 
Join our community for an interactive day as you plan your next steps and build excitement for the future. Gain a new understanding of the university student experience by connecting with faculty members, current students, and supportive staff.  
 
You'll enjoy: 

  • interactive information sessions;
  • conversations with current students and leaders; 
  • virtual tours of our campuses;  
  • learning about your first year of university; and
  • connecting with our Admissions team to understand the application process.  

 
To help you plan your day, view our virtual agenda. Browse from a variety of presentations, drop-in sessions and opportunities to chat one-on-one: 
 
Saturday, March 27 (Keele Campus) Agenda 
9 a.m. to 1 p.m. EDT 
Sunday, March 28 (Glendon Campus) Agenda 
9 a.m. to 2 p.m. EDT 
 
Register Today at go.yorku.ca/spring-open-house. 
 
Details on accessing the Spring Virtual Open House will be sent to you by e-mail once you’ve registered.  
 
We look forward to seeing you soon!  
 
York University  


If you have 
questions about York University, I invite you to contact Marlin Gold at marlin@yorku.ca and he can direct you to the appropriate resources and guide you through the application process. 


School of Midwifery

If you are interested in Midwifery, please see the attachment below...
Info Session - flyer - 2020.pdf


FUSE Society

FUSE Society, a federally registered non-profit led by high school students in Ontario, Alberta, and British Columbia. We provide resources to current high school students planning to study business in university. 




The University of Ottawa Healthcare Symposium (UOHS) -
The UOHS is an undergraduate conference dedicated to promoting student interest in healthcare. This is a club that is run by university students exclusively and this year we are welcoming high school students to UOHS. This a great learning opportunity for students who want to learn more about the different professions in healthcare. The seminar speakers over the years have been doctors, researchers, professors, epidemiologists, and more.


The University of Ottawa Healthcare Symposium (UOHS) is a series of six online seminars, held on the weekends of January and February 2021, with a goal of promoting student interest in the many aspects of healthcare. UOHS is an opportunity for students to learn about both the practical and research-based components of healthcare, as well as to explore the various interdisciplinary lenses within the Canadian healthcare system. Please contact us if you would like to attend as a classroom or if there are individual students interested in our online seminars.


For more information about UOHS please visit our website: https://www.uohs-csuo.com/


We look forward to hearing back from you!



Education USA

The Canadian Education USA center was established in Ottawa in 2012. The Canadian advisor, Jenika Heim, operates out of the Fulbright Commission. Since there is one advisor for Canada’s 3,854,085 square miles, we focus the bulk of our advising on virtual means.

The goal of this session is for you to learn both about both the academic information and athletic information from each campus so you can see what it is like to be a student-athlete at each university! Students will not be joining by mic or camera for this session. 

AGENDA (in Eastern time)
3:00 - "Overview of university hockey in the United States," EducationUSA
3:30 - Finlandia University, Michigan (NCAA D3)
3:45 - Concordia University Ann Arbor, Michigan (NAIA D2)
4:00 - Rivier University, New Hampshire (NCAA D3)
4:15 - University of Vermont (NCAA D1)
4:30 - Merrimack College, Massachusetts (NCAA D1)
4:45 - Clarkson University, New York (NCAA D1)
5:00 - St. Lawrence University, New York (NCAA D1)
5:15 - Plymouth State University, New Hampshire (NCAA D3)
5:30 - Providence College, Rhode Island (NCAA D1)

Virtual Hockey Showcase

The goal of this session is for you to learn both about both the academic information and athletic information from each campus so you can see what it is like to be a student-athlete at each university! Students will not be joining by mic or camera for this session. 

AGENDA (in Eastern time)
3:00 - "Overview of university hockey in the United States," EducationUSA
3:30 - Finlandia University, Michigan (NCAA D3)
3:45 - Concordia University Ann Arbor, Michigan (NAIA D2)
4:00 - Rivier University, New Hampshire (NCAA D3)
4:15 - University of Vermont (NCAA D1)
4:30 - Merrimack College, Massachusetts (NCAA D1)
4:45 - Clarkson University, New York (NCAA D1)
5:00 - St. Lawrence University, New York (NCAA D1)
5:15 - Plymouth State University, New Hampshire (NCAA D3)
5:30 - Providence College, Rhode Island (NCAA D1)

Upcoming Events

May 18

3-7:30 pm ET: Study Michigan- Fair-style event with presentations and booths by 30 high schools, colleges, and universities in Michigan. REGISTER HERE.

7:30-8:30 pm ET: The Seven Most Important Tips for Successful U.S. Admissions- Presented by EducationUSA Canada adviser Jenika Heim this event is best for Grade 11 students who already know some of the basics.  REGISTER HERE.

 

May 20

3-9 pm ET: The Study and Go Abroad fair- Fair-style event where EducationUSA and 16 U.S. universities will have booths among many other international opportunities. REGISTER HERE.

5-6 pm ET: The Five Steps to U.S. Study- Presented by EducationUSA Canada adviser Jenika Heim, an introduction on how to apply to U.S. undergraduate programs. REGISTER HERE.

 

May 26

9-10 am ET: NCAA Eligibility Center updates webinar- Presented by the NCAA Eligibility Center with important updates for 2022.  REGISTER HERE.




SAT Bootcamp!

The Education USA SAT Boot Camp is a five-session intensive for Canadian students who are preparing to take the SAT exam (ideally in Grades 10 or 11). These sessions are free of charge.

Please see the flyer below for full details...

EdUSA Mar.Apr events.pdf


For more information visit our website...


https://www.educationusacanada.ca/about-us/
 

Education USA Community College Showcase - REGISTER HERE




 

Ten Tips for Choosing a University published in the Ottawa Citizen

Article written by Roseann O'Reilly Runte  




Ontario Colleges Information


Apply to college as soon as the online application becomes available in October.
Complete and pay for your application on or before February 1 in order to receive equal consideration for admission to programs beginning the following September.

The following dates apply to programs starting in the fall of 2021. The application process at ontariocolleges.ca follows an annual cycle, based on the academic year (August to July). For programs beginning at other times of the year, please contact the individual colleges for more information about application processing dates.

Early October 2020: Online Application Opens

In early October, access to the online college application becomes available for programs beginning in the following academic year (August to July). You may create an account and begin your application.

February 1, 2021: Equal Consideration Date

 

Apply on or before this date in order to receive equal consideration for admission to programs starting the following fall. After this date, colleges consider applicants on a first-come, first-served basis until programs are full.

Note that applications to Highly Competitive Programs must be received by this date in order to be considered. As these programs receive a high volume of applicants, all seats may be filled by February 1.

Applicants are encouraged to complete their applications well before the Equal Consideration Date, as website volumes on the online application are at their highest at this time.

Many programs continue to accept applicants after February 1. Use our Find a Program tool at any time to find programs that are still open.

February 1, 2021: Earliest Offer Date

 

This is the earliest date that colleges may begin to send offers of admission to programs for the upcoming academic year. Offers will continue to be issued until programs are filled or wait-lists are established.

May 1, 2021: Deadline to Confirm Offers of Admission

 

Applicants must confirm their acceptance of an offer of admission by this date. Log in to your ontariocolleges.ca account to confirm your offer.

Colleges may extend offers of admission after this date. Each college will set the deadline to confirm offers made after May 1, and this deadline will be communicated to you with your offer.

June 2021: Tuition Deposit Due at the Colleges

 Information will be communicated to you by the college.





ONTARIO 
UNIVERSITY INFORMATION

OUAC Important link! https://guidance.ouac.on.ca/docs/student_hyperdoc_2021.pdf


Important Dates to Remember:

November 2020

You will need your PIN number to apply.  your pin. - information to come.

 

* *January 15, 2021 is the Deadline *

DEADLINE TO APPLY TO ONTARIO UNIVERSITIES  www.ouac.on.ca


February , 2021

If you have applied by the deadline then this is the recommended last date to submit university and program changes.

May  2021

The latest date you can expect a response from an Ontario university. This may include an offer of admission; a refusal; or a deferral, once additional information is received.

June  2021

Earliest date you may be required to respond to an Ontario university offer of admission and give a financial commitment (i.e. registration deposit, residence deposit etc).



OSAP Ontario Student Assistance Plan  Loan information and application. 

Free Tuition for eligible students.



GAP YEAR

Guided Gap Year -  Information for graduating students and their parents.  Important and innovative gap year program for young adults in Ontario.

Please click this link Discovery Year to read about taking a Gap Year!

Click this link for information Gap Year Bursaries for Canadians


Eastern Ontario Colleges

The Eastern Ontario Colleges panel, the  5 Eastern Colleges will be hosting a live Presentation on Tuesday January 19th at 3:30pm. The 5 Colleges that will be presenting are: Algonquin, Durham, Fleming, Loyalist and St Lawrence. This will be a great a great way for students to connect with multiple colleges at once and get their questions answered before the Feb 1st deadline. Registration can be found here: https://algonquincollege.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_uVlSHq-DS0-RZmVuAVp_7g

 


Student/Parent Reg Education Rep Reg


National Defence and the Canadian Armed Forces

For student interested in National Defence and the Canadian Armed Forces please click on the link below:

National Defence Canadian Armed Forces



Post Secondary Information

ONTransfer The Ontario Post Secondary Transfer Guide (ONTransfer) is your resource for information on credit transfer within the province of Ontario. 

http://www.cou.on.ca/key-issues/student-services/university-college-partnerships examples of college and university partnerships

http://www.ontario.ca/education-and-training/go-college-or-university-ontario - information on post secondary

http://www.ontariocolleges.ca – a guide to Ontario colleges and application

http://www.ouac.on.ca – Ontario Universities’ Application Centre (OUAC)

http://www.scholarshipscanada.com – scholarship database

http://www.ontario.ca/page/student-loans-grants-scholarships-and-bursaries - ideas of how to fund post secondary education

http://www.ontario.ca/tcu – Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities

http://www.ontario.ca/apprenticeship – apprenticeship info

http://www.canlearn.ca – information and tools to help you plan and finance your education

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