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Get to Know Georgian

Curious about Georgian College? We’re here to help!

Our Get to Know Georgian sessions are your opportunity to connect with our friendly staff about all things Georgian. Whether you’re thinking about attending Georgian yourself or you are a parent or supporter of a future student, these events are for you!

Sessions will be held virtually so you can attend from wherever you are. View the full schedule and RSVP below.

Top reasons to attend Get to Know Georgian

Our Get to Know Georgian sessions will be hosted virtually over Microsoft Teams, so you can join from wherever you are. All you need is an internet connection!

  • Experience Georgian: Find out what Georgian’s seven campuses have to offer as you explore postsecondary options.
  • Find your program: Learn how to get started by searching our 130+ full-time programs to find the right program fit.
  • Discover next steps: Understand Georgian’s admission requirements, our application process and key dates.
  • Ask questions: Have your questions about studying at Georgian answered by our friendly and knowledgeable staff.
  • Seek application help and apply for free: Get help with your college application and find out how you can apply to Georgian for FREE!

Are you an international student?

If you are a future international student looking to learn more about your study options, please visit our international students page or email our international recruitment team to connect.

Session schedule

Attend our program area sessions to meet experienced Georgian faculty and ask questions about the program(s) you’re interested in. All sessions will also have a knowledgeable recruiter present to connect you to all the information you need about campus life, student services, and the steps to become a Georgian student.

For any session(s) you’re interested in, please click the link to RSVP. Closer to the session date, we’ll send you a link to join the session via Microsoft Teams.

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Business and Management

Tuesday, Nov. 23 | 5 to 6 p.m.

Make your mark. With relevant courses, work experience and applied learning projects, our Business and Management programs will help you hit the ground running when you graduate.

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Automotive Business

Wednesday, Nov. 24 | 5 to 6 p.m.

For the driven. In your world, they’re not just cars, they’re your life. And they’re about to become your career. Gain industry experience and build your network with our Automotive Business programs.

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Indigenous Studies

Thursday, Nov. 25 | 5 to 6 p.m.

Enrich your spirit. Our Indigenous Studies programs include a blend of contemporary and traditional teaching methods with Indigenous cultural values and perspectives embedded in the curriculum.

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Health, Wellness and Sciences

Monday, Nov. 29 | 5 to 6 p.m.

Create healthy communities. Gain valuable hands-on experience in public health-care clinics, simulation labs and during clinical and field placements with potential employers before you graduate. Explore Health, Wellness and Sciences programs

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Skilled Trades

Tuesday, Nov. 30 | 5 to 6 p.m.

Build an in-demand career. There is a shortage of skilled trades workers in Canada, so now is a great time to start. Georgian has outstanding facilities, faculty and employer connections to accelerate your career. Explore Skilled Trades programs

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Human Services

Wednesday, Dec. 1 | 5 to 6 p.m.

Turn passion into a dream career. Make a difference in society. Learn from experts and leaders in the field. With our Human Services programs, start your career or explore our pathways and partnerships to continue your education.

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Design and Visual Arts

Thursday, Dec. 2 | 5 to 6 p.m.

Turn creativity into a career. Find your niche in the world of art and design, or get on the fast-track to a career with specialized training. Georgian’s award-winning Design and Visual Arts programs include valuable work placements and client experience.

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Hospitality, Tourism and Recreation

Tuesday, Dec. 7 | 5 to 6 p.m.

Serve up your dream job. Through hands-on learning, exciting field trips, industry-experienced faculty and work experience opportunities, our Hospitality, Tourism and Recreation programs help you master your skills and prepare for a fast-paced career.

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Computer Studies

Wednesday, Dec. 8 | 5 to 6 p.m.

Code your way to your dream job. Earn a diploma or degree in Computer Studies. Learn hands-on in our classrooms and state-of-the-art labs from experienced IT professionals to prepare for a career in information technology.

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Community Safety

Thursday, Dec. 9 | 5 to 6 p.m.

Answer your call to serve. At Georgian, benefit from a rich curriculum in a variety of disciplines that focus on both theory and application. Prepare for a rewarding career that will make a positive impact in the community. Explore our Community Safety programs.

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Lakehead-Georgian partnership programs

Monday, Dec. 13 | 5 to 6 p.m.

Graduate with a degree and diploma in just four years. Our partnership with Lakehead University means you can experience the best of both worlds with four degree-diploma programs. Explore Lakehead-Georgian programs

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Engineering and Environmental Technologies

Tuesday, Dec. 14 | 5 to 6 p.m.

Use innovation to create the future. Get hands-on experience and technical knowledge. Our Engineering and Environmental Technologies programs include co-op semesters – paid internships and more – to give you an edge in the job market.

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Liberal Arts

Wednesday, Dec. 15 | 5 to 6 p.m.

Get started on your academic journey. Gain the knowledge, skills and credentials you need to continue on to a diploma, degree, certificate or job. Explore our Liberal Arts programs

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Marine Studies

Thursday, Dec. 16 | 5 to 6 p.m.

Navigate your marine career. Life on a ship is like no other. We offer complete education and a full year of experience at sea. Explore our Marine Studies programs

EXPERIENCE GEORGIAN

As a Georgian student, you will want to be here.

Georgian is a transformative experience that’ll connect you to the skills you need, the mindset to succeed, and the confidence to thrive.

Students who excel at Georgian will appreciate small class sizes, connecting with faculty committed to your success, and will love living in a four-season playground.

As a Georgian graduate, you’ll be fully connected to your potential, your peers, your industry, and the world.

If this sounds like you, then you are ready to Experience Georgian.

HELPFUL LINKS

Still deciding where to apply?

Browse our 130+ programs by campus, start date or area of interest to find an opportunity that’s right for you.

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Learn more about how much money you qualify for under the Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP).

Do you have questions?

To ask questions about Georgian programs and campuses, contact the student recruitment team or phone 705.722.5152.

Why Georgian College?

More choices. More hands-on learning. More job success.

130+programs across a wide variety of disciplines
90.2%of our graduates find employment within six months of graduation
100%of our programs emphasize practical, hands-on learning
5,000+Georgian students enrolled in co-op programs

Apply to Georgian for free!

If you’re ready to apply to a Georgian program, Georgian will cover the $95 Ontario College Application Service (OCAS) fee so you can apply for FREE!*

After attending one of our Get to Know Georgian events, you will be sent a follow-up email where you can sign up for a phone appointment in the days following the event, connecting you with a member of our student recruitment team.

During the call, we’ll be happy to answer any additional questions you may have and support you in applying for free. We can provide you with an OCAS voucher and walk you through the application process.


*Please note, the OCAS voucher is available for domestic applicants only. If you are an international student, please connect with our international recruitment team ([email protected]).

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Have questions? Contact us!

For questions about Georgian programs or student life, book a phone appointment with a student recruiter.

Phone: 705.722.5152
Email: [email protected]