Why come to Orientation at Georgian College?

Why come to Orientation at Georgian College?

Alumnus Myles Southorn in a parking garage filled with PowerStream trucks

Myles Southorn

Apprentice Lineperson, PowerStream


Electrical Engineering Technology, Automated Systems



At Georgian you learn basic electrical theory. The co-op placements allow you to take that information and apply it to the field. That combination of knowledge and experience is what got me the job at PowerStream. Read more...

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Georgian students honoured with prestigious awards

The Georgian College Board of Governors presented two esteemed awards to students Nathaniel Davin and Steven Pelletier on May 30 at the Barrie Campus. Nathaniel received a Board of Governors’ Degree Studies Medal Award and Steven received a Board of Governors’ Medal award. Read more...


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.

Career-focused programs

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. Advanced study options, including the only four-year automotive management and golf management degrees in Canada, are offered through the one-of-a-kind Georgian University Partnership Centre.

Top honours

Georgian received the highest score among Ontario colleges in the 2013 International Student Barometer – ranking number three in the world – and has been named one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers seven times and one of Canada’s Greenest Employers five years in a row.