Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning
Living and learning at Sheridan College
Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning focuses on developing career-ready graduates who combine critical thinking with theoretical understanding and practical competence. As one of Canada's leading polytechnic institutes, Sheridan is dedicated to exceptional applied learning and graduate success.
Sheridan by the Numbers
See how Sheridan stacks up with these fast facts and figures:
- Over 16,000 full-time students and 35,000 continuing education students.
- More than 130 programs leading to degrees, certificates, diplomas, and post-graduate diplomas.
- 5 academic Faculties – Animation, Arts and Design; Business; Applied Health and Community Studies; Liberal Arts and Access; Applied Science and Technology.
- 1 School – Continuing Education and SheridanCorporate.
- 4 campuses - two located in Oakville (Trafalgar Road Campus and Skills Training Centre), one in Brampton (Davis Campus), and one in Mississauga (Hazel McCallion Campus – opening September 2011).
Sheridan College, Greater Toronto Area
There are over 5.5 million people in the Greater Toronto Area, which makes it the most populous metropolitan area in the country. Home to more than 80 ethnic groups, it’s a great place to celebrate multiculturalism through festivals, special events and cuisine.
The GTA’s comprehensive transit system, composed of buses, streetcar and subway, makes it easy for students to access all parts of Toronto and its attractions, including the CN Tower and the Air Canada Centre.
Sheridan Student Life
Sheridan encourages students to get involved through a number of avenues. Athletics and recreation include fitness centres, varsity teams and recreational sports. Clubs, the student-produced magazine TRAVIS, on-campus events and an active student union give students a number of opportunities to pursue their interests, try new things and meet new people.
Sheridan Student Housing
Sheridan residences each house approximately 350 students, in suite style units containing two private bedrooms, a kitchenette and bathroom. Bedrooms include an oversized double bed, desk and work area, drawer and closet space, and are equipped with cable TV, Internet access, and telephone.
Common areas in the residence include study and common lounges, games room, movie lounge, laundry facilities and a full kitchen. A patio with a barbecue is also accessible to students.
Sheridan Student Services
Sheridan’s focus on student success is supported by their comprehensive array of student services, including:
- Peer Mentors
- Accessible Learning Services
- Counselling Services
- Health Services
- Student Advisement Centre
More Sheridan College Information
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