Georgian College's Virtual Open House, featuring a female student sitting cross-legged using a laptop

Virtual Open House

We’re bringing Open House to YOU!

Exploring your postsecondary options before you apply? Want to learn more about Georgian’s programs, campus life and student services? Virtual Open House offers lots of opportunity to experience life at Georgian, no matter where you are in your journey.

RSVP for our Virtual Open House on Saturday, Nov. 14 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m!

Ways to connect with us until our next Open House – HIDDEN

Other ways you can experience Georgian:

Contests and promotions for the fall semester:

  • We’ll cover the cost of your OCAS application ($95 value) so you can apply to Georgian for free! Book a phone appointment with a recruiter to start your application.
  • Apply for fall 2020 by July 31 for a chance to win up to $5,000 toward tuition. Review contest rules.


Top reasons to attend Virtual Open House

  1. Have a chance to win up to $5,000 towards tuition!*
  2. Learn about our 130+ full-time programs and options for part-time and online learning.
  3. Take a video tour of our campuses, led by a recruitment specialist. They’ll tell you all about the Georgian Experience!
  4. Learn about financial aid including OSAP, awards, scholarships and bursaries.
  5. Discover Georgian’s student services that are here to support you.
  6. Apply to Georgian for free!**

Read official contest rules and regulations.
** Georgian will cover your Ontario College Application Service (OCAS) or Ontario Universities’ Application Centre (OUAC) fee if you apply at the event. Applies to Georgian programs that start in January 2021, May 2021 or September 2021 and Lakehead-Georgian programs starting September 2021.

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Event Agenda HIDDEN

At the virtual event, you’ll hear about the following topics:

  • Welcome and update from Georgian College and the Georgian College Student’s Association (GCSA)
  • Student Services: learn about the many supports available to Georgian students
  • Academic areas: explore our academic areas that house Georgians 130+ full-time programs
  • Academic upgrading and career preparation as a pathway to postsecondary education or enhanced career outlooks
  • Flexible study options: learn about opportunities for full-time, part-time and online delivery
  • Residence: discover what it’s like to live in our on-campus student residences during your studies
  • Changemaking: find out about changemaking at Georgian, Canada’s first and only college designated as an Ashoka Changemaker College
  • Q&A session: your chance to ask questions about all things Georgian


How to participate in the event

Virtual Open House is a new and exciting way for you to experience Georgian — all from the comfort of your own home!

At this time, our campuses are closed to members of the community. While we wish we could connect with you in person, until then we invite you to tune in for this online event to get a feel for life at Georgian and ask any questions you may have.

Hosted over Microsoft Teams, the live event will feature three virtual rooms where you’ll have the opportunity to learn about the full range of academic and service areas at Georgian. Connect with faculty and staff and discover what makes Georgian unique, from our close-knit and welcoming communities, to our focus on hands-on learning, changemaking mindsets, advanced technology and entrepreneurship.

Find your perfect program fit

Not sure about your next career move?

Find the career that’s right for you, and the Georgian program that will take you there!

Prepare for Virtual Open House by completing our online career assessment tool.

Based on your results, plan to attend the academic area session(s) for the programs you want to explore or learn more about.


Apply for free

Find out how you can apply for free at Virtual Open House!

Georgian will cover the cost of the $95 Ontario College Application Service (OCAS) fee if you apply at the virtual event.

Start your OCAS application beforehand

Visit to start your online application. When you reach the payment summary step, stop and save your application. You’ll be able to continue your application at the event and complete the final steps to apply for free.

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Top activity recommendations

Here are our top activity recommendations for you based on where you are in your journey.

Already applied?

  • Start by attending the academic area session(s) about the program(s) you applied to. Your faculty are excited to meet you!
  • Take a video tour of our campuses, led by a recruiter who will be happy to answer your questions about life at Georgian.
  • Learn how Georgian is here to support you by attending our Student Services sessions.

Haven’t applied?

  • Start by taking the Career Match quiz to find your program fit. Attend the academic area session(s) to learn about the program(s) included in your results.
  • Take a video tour of our campuses, led by a recruiter who will be happy to answer your questions about life at Georgian.
  • Apply to Georgian for free!

Thinking about going back to school?

  • With flexible delivery options, see how you can learn full-time, part-time or online.
  • Need to meet admission requirements? Attend our Academic Upgrading session.
  • Already attended college or university? Attend our degrees and pathways session to explore transfer options, degrees and graduate certificates.
  • Not sure which program is right for you? Take the Career Match quiz and attend the academic area session(s) to learn more.

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Open House hours

Barrie (One Georgian Dr. and 5 Ross St. locations) – 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Midland – 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Muskoka – 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Orangeville – 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Orillia – 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Owen Sound – 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
South Georgian Bay – 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Experience what life is like at Georgian through a variety of program-specific, hands-on activities



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.


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.

OSAP calculator tool

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
89.7%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

Connect with us

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Other ways you can Experience Georgian:

Have questions? Contact us!

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

Phone: 705.722.5152