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Canadore College

Canadore College

General Information

Canadore College serves 3 500 full-time students and 4 500 part-time students, on their campuses in North Bay and Parry Sound, Ontario. They offer many different programs in their 11 schools:

  • School of Aviation Technology
  • School of Business and Management
  • School of Community Justive and Police Studies
  • School of Culinary Arts
  • School of Environmental Studies and Biotechnology
  • School of Health, Human Care and Wellness
  • School of Indigenous Studies
  • School of Language, Access and Preparatory Studies
  • School of Media, Design and Dramatic Arts
  • School of Sport and Recreation
  • School of Trades and Technology

 

The addresses for Canadore campuses are:

College Drive Campus/The Education Centre
100 College Drive
P.O. Box 5001
North Bay, Ontario  P1B 8K9
(705) 474-7600

Additional campuses in North Bay:

  • Commerce Court Campus: 60 Commerce Crescent
  • Aviation Campus: at 55 Aviation Avenue

 

Parry Sound
1 College Drive
Parry Sound, Ontario  P2A 0A9
(705) 746-9222

www.canadorec.on.ca

Disability Services Available

Office for Students with Disabilities

At Canadore College, the centre providing services to students with disabilities is called Student Success Services. Student Success Services is the primary place to find out about all of your disability related needs. 

Transition Program

Canadore College offers a transition program for students with learning disabilities called Summer Transition and Orientation Program for Students with Learning Disabilities.More information on this program can be found by contacting Student Success Services. 

Accessibility Plan

For more information about accessibility at Canadore College, and their current initiatives to address issues of accessibility, please see Canadore College's Accessibility Plan.

Documentation Required

In order to access accommodations at Canadore College, the following documentation is required to show proof of a disability:

FOR LEARNING DISABILITIES

  • Students with learning disabilities must submit a recent psychoeducational assessment. Previous reports, and IEPs and/or IPRCs are also helpful in determining appropriate accommodations. 

FOR PHYSICAL, MEDICAL OR OTHER DISABILITIES

  • Proper documentation is required from an appropriate, registered health care professional. 

 

For more information about required documentation or how to obtain proof of your disability, contact Canadore College Student Success Services directly.

Support Services Available

Health Services

The Campus Health Centre at the North Bay campus provides health services by a licensed physician and nurses.

Academic Support

Student Success Services at each of Canadore's campuses offers several resources for students, including peer tutoring and study skills workshops. 

Library Services

Students at the North Bay campus of Canadore College can access the Harris Learning Library at the College Drive Campus, as well the library at the Commerce Court Campus. Services at both libraries include one-on-one research assistance, adaptive technologies for students with disabilities, wireless computer labs, and extensive online resources that are available on and off-campus.

Financial Aid

Scholarships, Bursaries, and Awards

Canadore College Financial Aid offers a range of financial assistance which consists of merit-based scholarships, need-based bursaries, and awards based on academic achievement. Information regarding Canadore College's financial aid is available on their website, as well as complete lists of scholarships, bursaries, awards, and contact information.

Residence and Housing

On-Campus Housing

Canadore College’s Residence Life Office offers 2-4 bedroom suites for students in residence in North Bay. Residence acceptance operates on a lottery system and students who are not initially selected will be placed on a waiting list. Each suite includes private bedrooms, a shared washroom and a shared kitchenette. Building amenities include:

  • Common lounges
  • Common study areas
  • Access to a 24/7 front desk
  • Maintenance
  • Laundry facilities

All rooms come furnished and include internet access and Canada-wide telephone service. Residence rates vary depending on room selection. Payment plans for residence fees are available. Meal plans are not currently offered.

Canadore College offers barrier-free rooms for students requiring special accommodations. Students who require special accommodations are required to submit the Request for Special Consideration form when applying for residence.

Famiy and First People’s housing is available, with more information on Canadore College’s Residence webpage

Getting Around

Campus Accessibility

Canadore College's North Bay facilities are fully accessible.

North Bay Transit

North Bay Transit is comprised of buses. Full-time students at Canadore College receive a bus pass included in their tuition. Routes and schedules are provided for every transit route that North Bay Transit provides.

Accessibility
Twenty-two of North Bay Transit’s buses are buses with features such as low floors, priority and courtesy seating. North Bay Transit allows one companion to travel with a rider free of charge.

The Para-Bus Service is a door-to-door transit service for persons with physical disabilities who are unable to ride on the conventional buses. Persons who require a support person ride with them are able to do so, at their own cost. More information about Para-Bus and the eligibility guidelines and application is available on their website.

Academic Programs

Canadore College offers Full-Time Programs, Apprenticeships and many other courses.

Contact Information

College Drive Campus/The Education Centre

Student Success Services
(705) 474-7600 ext 5205
Located in Room C262

Campus Health Centre
(705) 474-7600 ext 5261
Located in the Education Centre, 100 College Drive in Room C205

Mental Health & Wellness
(705) 474-7600 ext 5205
Located in Room C262

Harris Learning Library
(705) 474-3450 ext 4221
info@eclibrary.ca
Located at 100 College Drive

Financial Aid Office
(705) 474-7600 ext 5123
finaid@canadorecollege.ca
Located in Room C204

Residence Life Office
(705) 980-1301 ext 0
info@canadorerez.ca

 

Commerce Court Campus

Student Success Services
(705) 474-7600 ext 5655
Located in Room E101a

Campus Health Centre
(705) 474-7600 ext 5261
Located in the Education Centre, 100 College Drive in Room B205

Mental Health & Wellness
(705) 474-7600 ext 5655
Located in Room E101a

Commerce Court Library
(705) 474-7600 ext 5614
info@eclibrary.ca
Located at 60 Commerce Crescent

Financial Aid Office
(705) 474-7600 ext 5123
finaid@canadorecollege.ca
Located in Room E100

 

Aviation Campus

Student Sucess Services
(705) 474-7600 ext 5956
Located in Room Y237

Campus Health Centre
(705) 474-7600 ext 5261
Located in the Education Centre, 100 College Drive in Room B205

Mental Health & Wellness
(705) 474-7600 ext 5956
Located in Room Y237

 

Parry Sound Campus

Student Success Services
(705) 746-9222 ext 7351
Located in Room 120

Campus Health Centre
(705) 474-7600 ext 5261
Located in the Education Centre, 100 College Drive in Room B205

Mental Health & Wellness Centre
(705) 746-9222 ext 7351
Located in Room 120

Checklist

Use this checklist to create an overview of the services available at Canadore College, and to determine if the services meet your needs.