La Cité collégiale
Living and learning at La Cité collégiale
La Cité collégiale has been welcoming students from Ontario, Quebec, and New Brunswick, as well as from other provinces and countries, for close to 25 years. Coming from a French-language institution, many La Cité collégiale grads enter the job market as fluently bilingual employees, giving them an edge in many competitive industries.
Beyond academic and career success, La Cité collégiale also focuses on helping students get the most out of their college experience and get involved in their community.
Choosing La Cité collégiale
La Cité collégiale by the Numbers
See how La Cité collégiale stacks up with these fast facts and figures:
- 5,000 full-time students, over 800 continuing education students.
- More than 90 programs, over 50 of which are only offered in French, in Ontario, by the College.
- Over 88 percent of graduates find employment within six months of getting their diploma.
La Cité collégiale, Ottawa
La Cité collégiale is located just a few kilometres from downtown Ottawa. Canada’s Capital offers both the perks of a big city (shopping, international cuisines and entertainment) and plenty of parks, bike trails, and outdoor activities.
Ottawa is very welcoming of the many students who live there. An award-winning transit system gives students easy access to arts and theatre events, as well as to attractions such as the historical ByWard Market (a restaurant, shopping and nightclub hub).
La Cité collégiale Students
La Cité collégiale Student Life
Because La Cité collégiale is a smaller institution, making new friends and getting to know classmates is easy. You can also get the most out of your classes, with a lower student-to-teacher ratio.
La Cité collégiale’s athletic activities are a great way for students to stay active while also getting to know their peers. Intercollegial sports include volleyball, basketball and soccer, and a variety of recreational sports are also available.
La Cité collégiale Student Housing
La Cité collégiale’s residence can house up to 251 occupants and offers a safe and clean environment for students. It features 24-hour security, a non-smoking environment and fully furnished and air-conditioned rooms. Each room has a double bed, desk, chair and armoire. Each unit features telephone, cable and Internet, as well as a kitchen unit and a common area. The building is fully accessible and includes units reserved for students with physical disabilities.
La Cité collégiale Student Services
La Cité collégiale’s Achievement Centre brings students a variety of services to cover their academic, financial and personal needs. Just a few of the services offered include:
- Financial Aid
- Special Needs Services
- Employment Services and Co-op Placement
- Health Services
More La Cité collégiale Information
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