Student life

With small classes, lots of student resources, friendly staff, volunteer and work opportunities, dynamic varsity teams, clubs and campus events, you’ll find your favourite way to plug into student life.

Current student? Visit our the student portal to stay up to date with all things Georgian!

International student? Visit our international student life page.

Indigenous student? Visit our Indigenous Services page.

Your new home – Campus Services

You’ve probably heard the phrase “you’re not just a number,” but at Georgian it’s really true! When you become a student here, you become part of the Georgian family.


Georgian offers a variety of housing options to students – from on-campus residences (Barrie, Orillia and Owen Sound campuses) to off-campus apartment buildings, room and board, and houses to rent or share.

Residence and housing

Enjoy campus eats

You can’t succeed in school without nourishment. Georgian offers a number of different food options. Barrie, Orillia and Owen Sound campuses offer multiple restaurants and meal plans. Many food vendors also accept the Georgian ONEcard.

Campus food options

Getting around

All seven campuses are in cities offering bus service to Toronto. All of those cities offer local public transit. Barrie has GO train service to Toronto. If you have a car, you can park on campus with a monthly pass or hourly and daily options.

Parking information

Student Services

Everyone needs a little help sometimes, which is why we offer a wide variety of services to get you from orientation to graduation.  Our students tell us that our friendly staff make a huge difference in their college experience.

Registrar Services

We support you with individualized service to manage your student account. You can access services such as admissions, financial aid (OSAP), registering for courses, paying fees, transcript requests, receiving information on important dates, refunds, withdrawals, and ONEcard (student identification card).

Athletics  |  Go Grizzlies Go

We have all sorts of options to help you stay healthy and engaged including outstanding fitness centres, friendly and competitive sports tournaments, a state-of-the-art sports field as well as a variety of intramural and varsity teams.

Why Georgian College?

More degrees

15degree programs offered through the University Partnership Centre

More job success

85.8%of our graduates find work within six months

More choices

130+programs across a wide variety of disciplines

More pathways

550articulation and transfer agreements that fast-track grads into further education