NCAA Eligible Courses (Ontario)
If you want to receive athletics scholarships, practice and compete during your first year, you must complete these 16 core courses:
EXPLORE ONTARIO COLLEGE AND UNIVERSITY PROGRAMS
It is never to early to start planning for your future!! Some site that can help you discover more about your personality traits, interests and possible future careers is MyBlueprint. Additionally, the OCAS has a program search feature that allows you to explore college programs by category. OUAC has the same feature that allows you to search university programs by category. As always, your guidance counsellors are here to help you in your exploration.
Applying to University?
Please click here to access a Hyperdoc created by OUAC that contains links to promotional material about applying to university and other important information, such as deadlines, university recruitment events and online resources like OUInfo and Future Further.
Applying to Lambton College?
Lambton College is offering 2 virtual information sessions in which parents and students can join and ask questions about the college application process. These sessions will be held December 9, 2020 and January 20, 2021 from 4:00 - 5:00 PM. Students and parents can "drop in" anytime during the session.
Join the December 9, 2020 Information Session beginning at 4:00...click here.
Join the January 20, 202 Information Session beginning at 4:00...click here.
POST SECONDARY OPEN HOUSES
***Please note that this list focuses on Ontario colleges and universities, and that the list is not exhaustive.
The Ontario College Virtual Fair is being held virtually November 4 & 5, 2020. More details can be found below.
King's College at Western will be hosting their virtual Open House on November 7, 2020.
Carleton University will be hosting a virtual Open House on November 7, 2020.
Waterloo University will be hosting a virtual Open House on November 7, 2020.
Trent University will be hosting their virtual Open House on November 7, 2020.
Nipissing University will be hosting a virtual Open House on November 7, 2020.
Fleming College will be hosting a virtual Open House on November 7, 2020.
The University of Guelph will be hosting a virtual Fall Preview Day on November 8, 2020.
Brock University will be hosting a virtual Fall Preview Day on November 9, 2020.
Ryerson University will be hosting a virtual Open House on November 9-13 and November 16-20.
Wilfred Laurier University will be hosting virtual Open Houses on November 12, 17 and 25, 2020.
Niagara College will be hosting a virtual Open House on November 21, 2020.
Georgian College will be hosting a virtual Open House on November 14, 2020.
Algoma University will be hosting virtual Open House on November 14, 2020.
Durham College will be hosting a virtual Open House on November 14, 2020.
The University of Ottawa will be hosting a virtual Open House on November 14 and November 21, 2020.
Western University will be hosting a virtual Fall Preview Day November 15, 2020.
Lambton College will be hosting their virtual Open House on November 21, 2020.
St. Clair College will be hosting a virtual Open House on November 21, 2020.
The University of Windsor will be hosting their virtual Open House on November 21, 2020.
York University will be hosting their virtual Open House on November 21, 2020.
Ontario Tech University will be hosting a virtual Open House on November 21, 2020.
Fanshawe College will be hosting ongoing virtual Open Houses' from November 9 - November 27, 2020.
The University of Guelph - Ridgetown Campus will be hosting program specific virtual Open Houses' from November 4 - November 25, 2020.
McMaster University will be hosting their virtual Open House throughout the month of November.
ONTARIO COLLEGE VIRTUAL FAIR - November 4 & 5, 2020
Ontario colleges are going virtual this fall, with a two-day fair that will showcase 24 of the province’s colleges for high school students, their parents and others interested in attending college next year.
The Ontario College Virtual Fair will be held November 4, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., and November 5, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
How does it work???
- Interested students and parents register on the event website.
- The day of the event, attendees receive an email with a link to download and install the event software on their PC or Mac. (all technical requirements are listed at www.ontariocollegefair.ca
- Attendees create an avatar and navigate the event space, meeting with reps from 24 Ontario Colleges.
The virtual platform will feature an interactive event space that replicates an in-person fair. Attendees will be able to personalize their own avatars, which will have texting and real-voice capabilities, allowing for interaction with staff, faculty and current students from participating colleges.
Each college will have its own exhibition floor space. Within that space, colleges will have multiple booths, where attendees will be able to have one-on-one discussions with staff, watch videos and ask questions. A virtual auditorium will allow attendees to hear about individual campuses, competitive programs, scholarship opportunities and other highlights.
Presentations on topics such as How to Apply for College, Paying for College and College Pathways will be available for viewing in a larger virtual auditorium.
Attendees can register now at www.ontariocollegefair.ca. On the day of the event attendees receive a link to download and install the event software.
Lambton College Fall Open House - Saturday November 21,2020
Lambton College will be holding their first ever Virtual Open House on Saturday November 21, 2020. Interested students will also have the opportunity to Live Chat with Enrolment Advisors, explore labs and facilities in a virtual space, and follow along on a tour of the campus in real-time. A variety of prizes – including the chance to win tuition – will also be up for grabs during the online event.
As an added incentive, Lambton College will pay the $95 application fee for any student who chooses to apply to a Lambton College program during the event.
Details of the Virtual Fall Open House are still being finalized, but interested students can click here for updates as they become available. Attendees can also pre-register for a chance to win a $50 Visa gift card.
LAMBTON COLLEGE SPRING OPEN HOUSE - SATURDAY MARCH 28, 10:00-2:00
On Saturday, March 28 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., the College will celebrate its annual Spring Open House with a jam-packed agenda filled with interactive activities, educational information and detailed tours of all Lambton’s newly constructed buildings and facilities.
Guests of the daylong event will have the opportunity to take a personalized tour of the brand new NOVA Chemicals Health & Research Centre and Athletics & Fitness Complex, as well as the Centre of Excellence in Energy & Bio-Industrial Technologies.
Opportunities to explore other aspects of the growing campus will also be available via group tours that will include detailed stops such as the Esports Arena (the first of its kind in Canada) and ongoing shuttles to the Fire School, the Skilled Trades Training Centre, and Residence.
Additional incentives include the opportunity to apply to Lambton College on-the-spot. The Enrolment Team will be available to assist all guests with the application process during the event. As an added bonus for attending Open House, Lambton College will pay the $95 application fee for any students who apply during the event.
Click here for more information.
LAMBTON COLLEGE APPLICATION SUPPORT
Lambton College will be here Tuesday January 28, from 10:30-12:30, to help students interested in applying to college. Additionally, if students applies to at least one Lambton program, Lambton will subsidize the application fee of $95. If you are interested in taking advantage of this opportunity, please click here to register for a session.
College Application Workshop with Lambton College
Are you applying to college in Ontario?
Would you like your college application fee paid for?
Register for Tuesday's OCAS help session by
Tues., Dec. 3 (BY APPOINTMENT between 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.)
Room 143 (Co-op Computer Lab)
How to Apply to University
Student who are planning to apply to an Ontario University will need their PIN in order to complete their online application at http://www.ouac.on.ca/ouac-101/
The deadline for completed online application and payment is on or before Wednesday, January 15, 2020 in order to received equal consideration for admission to programs beginning the following September.
PIN's will be available from your Counsellor in Student Services in November 2019.
Online step-by-step tutorials are available to assist students with the application completion. http://www.ouac.on.ca/ugrad-tutorials/
How to Apply to College
Students who are planning to apply to an Ontario College may now complete their online application at www.ontariocolleges.ca.
For a step-by-step tour of the secure online application, download the user guide.
The deadline for completed online applications and payment is on or before February 1 in order to receive equal consideration for admission to programs beginning the following September.