Canadore College of Applied Arts and Technology
Living and learning at Canadore College
Canadore College is ideally situated in North Bay, Ontario – equal distance from Toronto and Ottawa. The College is located in a small and safe city amidst a beautiful natural setting. Canadore is the college of choice for students from across the province and around the world. Canadore’s focus is on student success, program and service excellence, connection to community, sustainability and innovation.
Canadore has over 60 full-time quality programs and has outstanding faculty and student services. The College boasts the highest graduation rate of Ontario’s 24 public colleges, has over 36,000 alumni, and graduates approximately 1,000 students each year.
Canadore by the Numbers
See how Canadore stacks up with these fast facts and figures:
- Three easily accessible campuses in North Bay – College Drive Campus, Commerce Court Campus and the Aviation Campus – and a campus in Parry Sound.
- Canadore welcomes 3,500 full-time students each year from all over the world, and has over 36,000 graduates.
- Over 60 full-time programs available in Business and Management; Community Justice and Police Studies; Environmental Studies and Biotechnology; Health, Human Care and Wellness; Indigenous Studies; Language, Access and Preparatory Studies; Media, Design and Dramatic Arts; Sport and Recreation; Trades and Technology.
Canadore College, North Bay
In North Bay, population 54,000, you can enjoy restaurants, movies, downtown amenities and mall shopping, live theatre, community festivals and events, and a vibrant nightlife.
Whether you feel like a night out dancing, listening to live music, or just sitting in a pub playing pool and relaxing, the City has something for you.
The City of North Bay provides regularly-schedule bus service to Canadore’s three local campuses, and full-time students receive a bus pass for travel, the cost of which is included in your tuition.
Canadore Student Life
At Canadore, personal learning experience matters. The college’s team is committed to student success and support services are tailored to meet the unique needs of every student. Every member of the Canadore team is dedicated to helping students achieve their goals. Students get the best of both worlds – an education that leads to a career and a strong individualized support structure.
Canadore Student Housing
All first-year students are guaranteed a spot in residence. Canadore has three residences that accommodate 533 students – townhouse style residences located directly beside the College Drive Campus, an apartment-style residence at the bottom of College Drive and a loft-style residence complex in the heart of downtown North Bay. All residences provide single rooms, allowing students to have personal space. A brand new residence is opening this year to accommodate an additional 200 students.
Canadore Student Services
Canadore has student services to meet all the needs of its diverse student population and to help ensure that they have the most successful college experience possible. Services include:
- Individualized guidance, consulting and support
- Peer tutoring, academic supports and learning strategies
- Testing Centre
- Media resources and open access computer labs
- First Generations Centre and First Peoples’ Centre
More Canadore College Information
To learn more about Canadore College of Applied Arts and Technology, see the contact information in the right-hand column.
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Canadore – An Environment for Learning