Georgian College Programs
Living and Learning at Georgian College
Georgian College fosters a culture of entrepreneurship and innovation, preparing students to become not only job seekers, but also job creators.
Working together with industry and community partners, Georgian offers relevant, cutting-edge curriculum, quality work placements and co-op experiences. With more than 120 career-focused programs across seven locations in Central Ontario (Barrie, Midland, Muskoka, Orangeville, Orillia, Owen Sound and South Georgian Bay), Georgian serves 11,000 full-time students and 28,000 Continuing Education registrants annually.
Georgian College is known for its teaching and learning excellence. Georgian helps students achieve their highest potential while preparing for successful careers. Advanced study options, including Georgian College degrees, are offered through the one-of-a-kind University Partnership Centre.
Quality work experience with top employers, small class sizes, state-of-the-art equipment and facilities, and faculty and staff who are known for their caring and expertise ensures students get the most from their college experience, both academically and in other areas of college life.
Georgian by the Numbers
See how Georgian stacks up with these fast facts and figures:
- One of the highest graduate employment rates among Ontario Colleges for more than a decade
- One of the top co-operative education colleges in Canada with more than 40 years of experience.
- More than 900 awards and scholarships disbursed to students annually with a combined value of over $700,000
- Highest score among Ontario colleges in the 2013 International Student Barometer – ranking number three in the world
- Named one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers six times and one of Canada’s Greenest Employers four years in a row.
Georgian College, Barrie
Barrie is one of the fastest growing cities in Canada with a huge assortment of restaurants, live theatre, art galleries, great nightlife and shopping centres. Enjoy biking and walking trails, ski hills and a waterfront that draws thousands of tourists each year. If that’s not enough excitement, Barrie is less than an hour from Toronto.
Georgian Student Life
At Georgian, strong student administrative councils lead students throughout their time at college, providing numerous opportunities for socializing and making new friends. Events include an action-packed orientation week, on-campus concerts and much more.
Athletics – including 13 varsity teams – and recreational opportunities offer plenty of ways to stay active. Georgian encourages students to get involved in new and familiar activities and clubs.
Georgian Student Housing
Georgian’s Barrie residence houses 525 students in suite-style units. These units have two single bedrooms, one bathroom, and kitchenette with fridge and microwave / convection oven.
A new residence opened at the Orillia Campus in the fall of 2013. The 128-bed residence, located on the grounds of the campus, consists of two buildings, each containing 16 four-bedroom suites. A third building, scheduled to open in fall 2014, will add 64 beds.
Additional off-campus residences are also available in Barrie and Owen Sound steps away from each campus.
Georgian Student Services
At Georgian, students get the support they need, when they need it, to meet every challenge. A sample of student services includes:
- Student Success
- Writing, tutoring and skills support
- Georgian Stores
- Security Services
One Georgian Drive,
Barrie, ON, L4M 3X9
Tel: 705.728.1968 ext. 1560
825 Memorial Avenue,
Orillia, ON, L3V 6S2
Tel: 705.325.2740 ext.3030
Owen Sound Campus
1450 Eighth Street East,
Owen Sound, ON, N4K 5R4
Tel: 519.376.0840 ext.2030
John Di Poce
South Georgian Bay Campus
499 Raglan Street,
Collingwood, ON, L9Y 3Z1
649 Prospect Blvd,
Midland, ON, L4R 4L3
111 Wellington Street,
Bracebridge, ON, P1L 1E2
22 Centennial Road,
Orangeville, ON, L9W 1P8
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