Student cutting someone's hair

Hair Studio

Our full-service, student-run hair salon offers a variety of cuts and treatments to our community at considerably reduced prices.

Students from the Hairstyling program care for our clients. Plus, there’s always one or two Hairstyling faculty assisting students with everything from consultation to colour formation.

Services and prices

Prices include an environmental fee.

Prices may vary due to hair length/density.

Methods of payment accepted: cash or debit only.



Long hair and short hair wash, cut and style


Short cut: $15

Long cut: $20


Full colour and root touch-up available

Colour: starting at $45
Root touch-up: $30
Colour and highlights: starting at $75


Full and half head highlights available

Half-head highlights: $45 +
Full-head highlights: $60 +
Colour and highlights: Starting at $75


A french-colouring technique where colour is applied by hand, as opposed to with foils or caps. Creates dimension while staying true to the natural look.

Balayage/Ombre starting at $75 +


Students will thoroughly wash and style your hair to your liking

Wash/Style $15


Perms available for both short and long hair

Short-hair perm: $40
Long-hair perm: $60

Deep conditioning treatment

Replenishing moisture, a deep conditioning treatment creates healthier and smoother hair, while also reducing frizz.

Deep Conditioning Treatment $20

Hours of operation

Winter 2021 semester

Tuesdays: 3 to 9 p.m.

  • Feb 9 – CANCELLED 
  • Feb. 23 – CANCELLED
  • March 9 – CANCELLED
  • March 23
  • April 6
  • April 20
  • May 4
  • May 18

Wednesdays: 3:30 to 9 p.m.

  • March 3 – CANCELLED
  • March 17 – CANCELLED
  • March 31
  • April 14
  • April 28
  • May 12

Note: Dates are subject to change. Please email or refer to our website for more information. Dates are added each semester

Hairstyling student doing a young woman's hair in the mirror

What to expect on your visit

After signing a release form, you will be brought to a station to have a personal consultation with the student assigned and a faculty member. The student will look at pictures that you have brought to gain an understanding of the exact outcome desired. At the beginning of your service the student will answer any questions that you may have, as well as explain each step of the service.

Photo of student hairdresser

Book an appointment

To book an appointment, please email 

Student hairstylist braiding hair

Frequently asked questions (FAQs)

Can I tip the students? 

Yes, it is appreciated by the students but not mandatory. To show your appreciation, the greatest compliment you can give a student is to return to the clinic, refer others or provide written feedback.

Do I have to arrive early for my appointment in the Hair Studio?

Yes. Please arrive five to ten minutes early to complete the Hair Studio release form.

Can I purchase a gift certificate? 

Yes. The hair studio sells gift certificates.

Do gift certificates have an expiry date? 

No. Your gift certificate will not expire. Gift certificates are not redeemable for cash.

Does the Hair Studio have a retail boutique? 

Yes, the clinic has professional retail products for sale at the reception counter.

Contact us

Clinic reception desk: 705.728.1968, ext 1802
Location: A109, Centre for Engineering Technologies. View the campus map.