Are you looking for more information about college? Join Sault College as it hosts the annual Ontario College Information Program (CIP) Open House on Tuesday, October 11 from 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. in the Common Link. Sault College recruiters will be available to showcase our many programs and to highlight everything the College has to offer!
Various colleges from across the province will also be onsite to provide information about their schools and programs, including Algonquin, Cambrian, Canadore, Centennial, Conestoga, Confederation, Durham, Fanshawe, George Brown, Georgian, Lambton, Northern, Ridgetown and St. Lawrence College.
“Sault College has been rated as either first or second in overall student satisfaction for the last five years, and we want students and their families to get a glimpse into the many reasons for this. They’ll have an opportunity to see our incredible facilities, have some fun and leave the event with great information,” says Ray Escasa, Student Recruiter at Sault College.
Admission to the event is free and everyone is welcome. “Parents are also encouraged to attend the event to meet representatives face-to-face and ask any questions about our College and programs,” adds Escasa. The deadline to apply for equal consideration into any Ontario college program for the 2017–2018 school year is February 1, 2017. Students can begin applying in mid-October through ontariocolleges.ca.
There is also still time to register for a variety of programs beginning in January 2017. Student Recruiters will be available to answer questions about these programs, including: Adventure Recreation and Parks Technician, Business, Fish and Wildlife Conservation Technician, Forest Conservation Technician, General Arts and Science – One Year, Mechanical Engineering Technician – Manufacturing, Natural Environment Technician and Technologist – Conservation and Management, Personal Support Worker, Police Foundations, Pre-Health Sciences, Protection, Security and Investigation and Public Relations and Event Management, along with the study and ski pass partnership between Sault College and Searchmont Resort.
The Sault College Student Recruitment team will also participate in the CIP as they travel across the province attending similar information sessions. For more information about these events or about Sault College programs, contact Student Recruitment at 705.759.2554 ext. 2222.
About Sault College
The vision of Sault College is to provide a transformative life experience through empowering those who study with us to think and learn in progressive, innovative ways, including those we have not yet imagined. Sault College grants Ontario College certificates, diplomas, advanced diplomas, graduate certificates, and degrees to its graduates. The College is the largest deliverer of apprenticeship training in all of Northern Ontario. Educating over 2,300 full-time and 4,000 part-time students each year, Sault College has a significant economic impact on the community, with spin-offs in excess of $158 million. Over $1.8 million dollars in scholarships, bursaries and awards are distributed annually to students at the College. Located on the border to the United States and situated in the middle of three of the largest Great Lakes on the planet, Sault College is one of 24 publicly-funded colleges in the province of Ontario.