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Mohawk College

Mohawk College

General Information

Mohawk College is located in Hamilton, Ontario and serves over 11 000 full-time students.  It has satellite campuses in Stoney Creek, Brantford, Perth and Ohsweken. Mohawk College has a wide-range of courses and programs in the following areas:

  • Business 
  • Communication Arts
  • Community Services
  • Health 
  • Skilled Trades 
  • Technology

The addresses for Mohawk College and its satellite campuses are:

Fennell Campus (main campus):
135 Fennell Avenue West
Hamilton, Ontario L9C 0E5 

Institute for Applied Health Sciences at McMaster (IH): 
1400 Main Street West, 
Hamilton, Ontario L8S 1C7 

Stoney Creek Campus
481 Barton Street 
Stoney Creek, Ontario L8E 2L7 

Six Nations Polytechnic (SB)
411 Elgin Street
Brantford, ON N3S 7P5

Six Nations Polytechnic (SN)
2160 Fourth Line, P.O. Box 700
Ohsweken, ON N0A 1M0

Ogwehoweh Skills and Trades Training Centre (OC)
16 Sunrise Court
Ohsweken, ON N0A 1M0

(905) 575-1212
www.mohawkcollege.ca

Accessibility Services

Accessibility Services

At Mohawk College, the centre providing accessibility services to students is called the Accessible Learning Services. Accessible Learning Services is the primary place to find out about all of your disability related needs.

Accessibility Plan

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

Documentation Required

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

Learning Disabilities and ADHD

  • Comprehensive psychoeducational assessment completed within the last 3-5 years or at the age of 18 years or older (Mohawk College will work with students to update their psychoeducational assessment as required) or a letter and/or formal assessment/treatment report from a  physician, psychiatrist, neuropsychologist, psychologist or psychological associate (for ADHD)
  • Most recent documentation from school (IEP and/or IPRC)

Medical, Physical and Mental Health Disabilities

  • A letter from a qualified practitioner which includes details such as diagnosis, potential impact of disability in a college setting and recommended accommodations and supports
  • Students may choose to have their practitioner complete the Medical Documentation Form

 

To learn about the specific documentation requirements for Mohawk College, please contact Accessible Learning Services directly.

Support Services Available

Health Services

Mohawk College Health Services is located on the Fennell campus, and is staffed by a variety of health practitioners, including registered nurses and family physicians.

Counselling Services

Mohawk College offers Counselling Services for any student who may be experiencing stressful events in their life.
 

Peer Mentoring

The Peer Mentor Program at Mohawk College is designed for first year students who would like to receive mentorship from upper year students, and is currently available for students at the main campus.

Academic Support

Located in the Learning Support Centre on Fennell campus, the Writing Centre and the Peer Tutoring Service at Mohawk College offers a variety of programs to help students with their academic writing and verbal communications.  Writing support and peer tutoring is also available at the IAHS and Stoney Creek campuses. 

Library Services

Mohawk College has libraries at the Fennell, IAHS, and Stoney Creek campuses. The libraries offer multiple services for students including borrowing services, interlibrary services, an APA guide, writing skills guide, quick reference guide, and a research survival guide.

Academic Advising

Student Success Advisors at Mohawk College can support students with course selection, changing programs, academic improvement, guidance on college policies and procedures, and referrals to specialized support services.  

Other Support Services:

Financial Aid

Scholarships, Bursaries, and Awards

Mohawk College’s Financial Assistance Office offers a range of  financial assistance which consists of merit-based scholarships, need-based bursaries, and awards based on academic achievement. Information regarding Mohawk’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

Mohawk College's Residence Office offers apartment style accommodations for students at the Fennell campus. Residence allocation operates on a first-come, first-served basis and students not initially accepted will be placed on a waiting list. Each unit includes 2 private bedrooms, a small kitchenette and a shared washroom. Virtual room tours are available. Building amenities include:

  • Common lounges
  • Common study areas
  • Common kitchens
  • Access to a front desk
  • Maintenance
  • Laundry facilities

Each apartment comes furnished and includes internet access and local telephone services. Residence rates vary depending on year, and payment plans are available. Mandatory meal plans are an additional cost. 

Students who require special accommodation in residence can fill out the residence application form using the My Housing Portal. There is a spot under Medical, Accessibility, and Special Consideration section to indicate any special accommodations that are needed. Students must also submit appropriate documentation to support their request.

Off-Campus Housing

Mohawk College offers an off-campus housing through the Student Engagement service, where landlords can advertise rental properties available.

Getting Around

Campus Accessibility

Mohawk College offers campus maps and directions for each campus.

Hamilton Transit

The Hamilton Street Railway Company (HSR) is comprised of buses. Full-time students at Mohawk College receive a bus pass included in their tuition. Schedules are provided for each HSR bus route.

Accessibility

The HSR provides accessible transit services on their buses. All buses are equipped with Accessible Low Floors (ALF), ramps, and designated seating areas for persons with wheelchairs and scooters.

The Accessible Transportation Services (ATS) administers the multiple accessible transportation services in Hamilton including the Disabled and Aged Regional Transportation System (DARTS), and the Taxi Scrip Program. The ATS offers door-to-door, shared bus ride services to eligible and registered individuals. More information about ATS services, eligibility guidelines and application process is available on their website.

Academic Programs

Mohawk College offers full-time Programs and Courses, Continuing Education and Online Learning, Apprenticeships and many other courses.

Contact Information

Fennell Campus

Accessible Learning Services
(905) 575-2211
Located in Student Services, Room C102

Health Services
(289) 237-6538
healthcentre@mohawkcollege.ca
Located in Room C109

Counselling Services
(905) 575-2211
counselling@mohawkcollege.ca
Located in Student Services, Room C102

Peer Tutoring Services
(905) 575-1212 ext 3279
peer.tutor@mohawkcollege.ca
Located in Room C122

Writing Centre
(905) 575-1212 ext 3739
Located in Room C122

Library Services
(905) 575-2077
library@mohawkcollege.ca 

Financial Assitance Office
1 (844) 767-6871

Residence Office
(905) 385-3200
info@mohawkresidence.ca
 

IAHS Campus

Accessible Learning Services
(905) 540-4247 ext 26751
Located in Room 303

Counselling Services
(905) 540-4247 ext 6107
counselling@mohawkcollege.ca
Located in Room 121

Peer Tutoring Services
(905) 575-1212 ext 3279
peer.tutor@mohawkcollege.ca
Located in Student Life Office, Room 112

Writing Centre
(905) 575-1212 ext 3739
Located in Room 135

Library Services
(905) 575-1212 ext 6835
library@mohawkcollege.ca 
Located in Room 104

Financial Assitance Office
1 (844) 767-6871

 

Stoney Creek Campus

Accessible Learning Services
(905) 575-5000
Located in Room A118

Counselling Services
(905) 575-2211
counselling@mohawkcollege.ca
Located in Room A118

Peer Tutoring Services
(905) 575-1212 ext 3279
peer.tutor@mohawkcollege.ca
Located in Room A125

Writing Centre
(519) 759-7200 ext 3739
Located in the Library 

Library Services
(905) 575-1212 ext 5038
library@mohawkcollege.ca
Located in Room A122

Financial Assitance Office
1 (844) 767-6871

Checklist

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