Confederation College of Applied Arts and Technology
Living and learning at Confederation College
Confederation College of Applied Arts and Technology is dedicated to helping students achieve their goals by preparing them with training and industry-demanded skills that will help them start a successful career.
A leader in education and training, Confederation uses fully equipped E-classrooms and cutting-edge technology to give students access to education and services beyond the doors of the college.
Confederation by the Numbers
See how Confederation stacks up with these fast facts and figures:
- Over 50 postsecondary diploma and certificate programs.
- 3,200 full-time postsecondary students and 10,000 part-time students annually.
- Over $10 million given in annual student loans and over $250,000 in annual scholarships and bursaries.
- A workforce of 424 full-time and 335 part-time employees.
- 1 out of every 2 adults in the community where the college’s campuses are located has received training and education at Confederation College.
Confederation College, Thunder Bay
Confederation College’s main campus is situated on 130 acres of park-like property located in the heart of Thunder Bay, Ontario. The beautifully treed grounds, shallow, twisting river and network of walking paths provide a unique, country-like setting for an educational institution.
Much of Thunder Bay is similar in landscape. Although the population of the city is 120,000, it maintains a balance of big city life and outdoor, open living.
Confederation Student Life
Students at Confederation can expect a wide variety of activities organized by the Student Union, from games and sporting events to Thirsty Thursday café and pub nights. For students looking for extra money, Confederation’s Earn While You Learn program and Campus Employment Centre can help match you with a job that fits your class schedule.
Confederation Student Housing
Confederation’s Sibley Hall Residence has a capacity for 229 students in five different room styles. Students living in the residence will find a relaxed atmosphere that promotes a balance between socializing and staying on top of academic responsibilities.
Activities in residence range from sports, trips and performances, to tutoring programs and information sessions. Students have the opportunity to have fun and get involved.
Confederation Student Services
Confederation’s Student Success Centre houses many services, all of which are there to help students achieve success in their education and beyond. A sample of Confederation student services includes:
- Learning and Testing Centre
- Independent Courses
- Children and Family Centre
More Confederation College Information
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