Georgian College

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At Georgian, we work with industry and community partners to offer relevant, cutting-edge curriculum, quality work placements and co-op experiences with top employers. Our students graduate with the skills and the mindset to be innovative thinkers and changemakers who can transform their workplaces and communities. Our vision is to accelerate success through exceptional teaching and learning, innovation and partnerships.

Areas of Expertise

  • 130+ market-driven programs, including:

    • certificates

    • diplomas

    • degrees

    • graduate certificates

    • combined degree-diploma programs with Lakehead University

  • Continuing education and workforce development options

  • Academic upgrading and career preparation

  • Apprenticeship and skills training

  • 88 programs, 780 transfer agreements with 59 institutions

  • Average class size: 26 students

  • Academic areas:

    • Automotive Business

    • Business and Management

    • Community Safety

    • Computer Studies

    • Design and Visual Arts

    • Engineering and Environmental Technologies

    • Health, Wellness and Sciences

    • Hospitality, Tourism and Recreation

    • Human Services

    • Indigenous Studies

    • Liberal Arts

    • Marine Studies

    • Skilled Trades

    • Our students

On Campus Housing

 # BedsLowestHighest
Co-ed:700 bedsLowest: $3,920Highest: $5,120

Georgian Green - student residence, apartment complex. $475.00 per month, meals not included, kitchen provided.

Georgian College - student residence, two bedroom suite. $640.00 per month, meals not included, Internet access, and TV in your room available.

Off Campus Housing

 # BedsLowestHighest
Homestay:Lowest: $650Highest: $650

Homestay - live with a Canadian family, experience Canadian culture. $650.00 per month, includes three meals per day.

Incoming Students

Your Georgian College experience begins here! Whether you’re attending Orientation, preparing for day one, or navigating through your first year, we’re here to provide a warm welcome and transition programming for new all students. For more information, visit

Career Planning

Not sure about your next career move? Our career assessment tool, Career Match, will help find the best fit for your personality type. Georgian has more than 125 career-focused diploma, degree and certificate programs to choose from. When you’ve completed our short questionnaire, you’ll receive a personality profile report, along with a list of Georgian programs you may be well suited to. This tool is only a start. Your interests and values are also important factors in successful career planning, but this is a great way to begin your career exploration.


Intramural: Baseball, Basketball (three on three), and Volleyball are all co-ed. Hockey is either three on three or five on five. For more information, please visit


Georgian College has a large fitness centre with cardio equipment and free weights, an indoor climbing wall, women and men's whirlpools and steam rooms, an indoor running/jogging track, personal training, and fitness/group fitness classes.


Clubs include the International Students Association, the Drama Club, the Lesser Known Gems Film Club, Amnesty International, and the Grizzly Steps Dance Workshop. Any Georgian student and employee may start a club.

Information Technology

Residences have network Internet access. Georgian College owns and operated the Bits & Bytes Computer Store, which sells software, computers, printers, and accessories, with all profits being reinvested into the College.


The Georgian Eye is the campus newspaper, published monthly and distributed across campus. Student submissions are welcome.

Special Services

All Georgian College students with disabilities are eligible for accommodations and support services. Once accepted to Georgian, we recommend that students meet with an accessibility advisor to learn about available accommodations and services (see section 2.16 of Admission policies). For further information on the process, please contact Student Success to make an appointment with an accessibility advisor. Accessibility advisors evaluate documentation, co-ordinate accommodations, access and supports, and provide referrals to adaptive technologists, counselling, learning strategists and tutoring. For information regarding accessibility standards and plans for Georgian College, please visit

Affiliated Institutions

Athabasca University, Cape Breton University, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Griffith University, Lakehead University, Laurentian University, Loughborough University, Memorial University of Newfoundland - Fisheries and Marine Institute, Nippising University, Northwood University, Royal Roads University, Ryerson University, Southern New Hampshire University, Thompson Rivers University, Trent University, University of Calgary, University of Guelph, University of Lethbridge, University of New Brunswick, University of Ontario Institute of Technology, University of Western Ontario, University of Western Sydney, University of Windsor, and York University.

International Involvement

Georgian College welcomes students from more than 85 countries. If you’re thinking of studying at Georgian, consider the International Centre your home away from home. Come to Georgian to study English, to graduate with a diploma, degree or certificate and land the job of your dreams, gain specialized skills through Georgian’s graduate certificate programs, or take advantage of our transfer and articulation agreements with universities around the world. Join us and let your new Georgian skills help you achieve your dreams.

Campus Tour

Campus Tours are ongoing and by special request. Call Campus Connections at (705) 722-1560. For more information, please visit


Our friendly, knowledgeable student services staff is here to help support you in as many ways as possible. Whether it’s tutoring, career advice, learning strategies, speaking with a counsellor or an array of other services, we will provide you with access to the resources you need to be successful. For more information, please visit

Modified on June 14, 2022