Discover: Helpful Advice

We’re here to help you as much as we can, and that’s why we’ve created helpful advice! This section is dedicated to giving you the best tips we can find.
Why Choose Algonquin College?
From co-op placements to financial assistance, we’re laying it all out on the table.
Building a Better Study Session
Check out these tips to help you get things done.
Preparing for Upcoming Exams and Final Tests
Check out these helpful tips for succeeding in your exams.
Gearing Up for December
As you prepare for exams and final projects, make sure you keep these 10 tips for managing school and self-care in mind.
Degrees, Diplomas, and More: Field Guide to Centennial College Credentials
What's the difference between degrees, diplomas, and certificates? Find out what you can expect with each credential.
Application Strategies for Canadian Colleges and Universities
Having a plan is key to getting the most out of your post-secondary applications.
How to Nail Your Elevator Pitch
Can you make a lasting impression on someone in just 30 seconds? Find out how you can create an elevator pitch just for you.
The Balancing Act: Navigating Academic Pressure with Mental Wellness
Get advice from a current Western student on how she navigated the pressures of academic success with taking care of her mental well-being.
5 Reasons to Study a Masters in English Literature
University of Birmingham student shares her reasons why you should consider a Masters in English Literature.
Your 2024 College and University Application Deadline Guide
It's application season already, which means deadlines are looming. Different provinces and different schools have different deadlines: here's an overview of upcoming deadlines across Canada.
Top Four Things to See and Ask When Visiting Campus
Going on any campus visits soon? Find out what you should ask about while you're there.
Preparing Yourself (and Your Documents) for Application Season
Applying for college or university isn't difficult, but being prepared ahead of time makes it a lot easier.
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