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Seneca College

Seneca College

General Information

Seneca College has several campuses at 10 locations within the Greater Toronto Area, including their 4 main campuses:

  • King Campus (King City)
  • Newnham Campus (Toronto)
  • Markham Campus (Markham)
  • Seneca @ York Campus (Toronto)

Seneca College offers advanced diplomas, certificates, degrees, diplomas, and graduate certificates through a wide variety of programs.

The addresses for their 4 main campuses are:

King Campus:
13990 Dufferin Street
King City, Ontario L7B 1B3
(416) 491-5050 or (905) 833-3333

Newnham Campus:
1750 Finch Avenue East
Toronto, Ontario M2J 2X5
(416) 491-5050 or (416) 493-4144

Markham Campus:
8 The Seneca Way
Markham, Ontario L3R 5Y1
(416) 491-5050

Seneca @ York Campus:
70 The Pond Road
Toronto, Ontario M3J 3M6
(416) 491-5050 or (416) 493-4144

www.senecacollege.ca

Accessibility Services

Accessibility Services

At Seneca College, the office providing accessibility services to students is called Counselling & Accessibility Services. Counselling and Accessibility Services is the primary place to find out about all of your disability related needs.

Transition Programs

Seneca College offers transition programming for students with disabilities through a two-day summer workshop called Ready… Set… Success!, and evening sessions for students and parents once the semester has begun.

Documentation Required

St Seneca College, students with disabilities must provide relevant and current medical, psycho-educational or psychological documentation to the Counselling and Accessibility Services office to show proof of disability.  

For more information about required documentation or how to obtain proof of your disability, contact Seneca College Counselling & Accessibility Services directly.

Support Services Available

Health Services

The Student Health Centre provides a range of services to students by their health care team, which includes registered nurses and medical doctors.

Counselling Services

Seneca College offers counselling services through Counselling and Accessibility Services for any student who may be experiencing stressful events in their life.

Academic Support

Seneca College has Learning Centres located on its 4 main campuses, where students can receive tutoring, attend workshops and receive supplemental instruction in English, mathematics, and program specific subjects.  

Peer Mentoring

The SMILE Mentoring Program at Seneca College is designed for first year students who would like to receive mentorship from upper year students.

Library Services

The libraries at Seneca College offer various resource for students including databases, journals, e-books, and e-videos. The libraries also provides services for students such as group study space, subject guides, and citing sources. 

Other Support Services

Financial Aid

Scholarships, Bursaries, and Awards

Seneca College's Financial Aid and Awards office offers a range of  financial assistance which consists of merit-based scholarships, need-based bursaries, and awards based on academic achievement. Information regarding Seneca 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

Seneca College’s Residence Office offers suite style accommodations for students in residence. Residence is guaranteed to all incoming students if they apply before the deadline. Each apartment unit includes 2 private bedrooms, a shared washroom, and a shared kitchenette. Building amenities include:

  • Common lounge
  • Common study areas
  • Common kitchen
  • Access to a front desk
  • Maintenance
  • Laundry facilities

All suites are furnished and include internet access, local telephone service, and cable television access. Residence rates vary per year and payment plans are available. Students have the option of purchasing a meal plan if they desire.

Barrier-free rooms are available for students requiring special accommodations. Students are required to provide details on the Medical, Accessibility and Special Consideration section of the residence application, along with proper documentation.

Off-Campus Housing

Seneca College offers an accommodation listing service of Off Campus Housing, where landlords can advertise rental properties available.

Getting Around

Campus Accessibility

Seneca offers maps and locations for each campus.

Toronto Transit

The Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) is comprised of subways, buses, and streetcars. A discounted Post-Secondary Student Monthly Metro Pass is available for purchase for full-time students at Seneca College. Schedules and maps are provided for each of the TTC transit options.

Accessibility
The TTC offers accessible services on both their buses and subways. Accessible services on buses include kneeling features, ramps, lifts, automated next stop announcements, wheel chair and scooter positions, and priority seating. The subways provide accessible services such as wheel chair positions and priority seating. There are elevators at half of the subway stations, with the goal of the remaining stations to be accessible by 2025.

The TTC offers the Support Person Assistance Card which allows users of the transit system who require a support person to have this person travel with them at no additional cost. Persons interested in the support program must fill out the application form.

Wheel-Trans is a service that provides door-to-door accessible transit service for persons with physical disabilities. The TTC has established eligibility guidelines for the use of Wheel-Trans. Persons seeking to use Wheel-Trans must participate in an in-person interview. 

Academic Programs

Seneca College offers a wide range of academic programs. Information about the academic programs and educational opportunities at Seneca College is available on their website.

Contact Information

King Campus

Counselling and Accessibility Services
(416) 491-5050 ext 5157
Located in Room GH2118

Counselling and Accessibility Services
(416) 491-5050 ext 55157
Located in Room GH2118

SMILE Mentoring
(416) 491-5050 ext 26972  
smile.mentoring@senecacollege.ca
 
Located in Student Services

Library Services
(416) 491-5050 ext 55108

Financial Aid and Awards
(416) 491-5050 ext 55121
finaid.info@senecacollege.ca

Residence Office
(905) 833-1650
info.king@senecarez.ca

 

Newnham Campus

Counselling and Accessibility Services
(416) 491-5050 ext 22900
Located in Building E2427

Student Health Centre
(416) 491-5050 ext 22965
Located in Room G2652

Counselling and Accessibility Services
(416) 491-5050 ext 22900
Located in Building E2427

SMILE Mentoring
(416) 491-5050 ext 26972
smile.mentoring@senecacollege.ca
 
Located in Room D2021

Library Services
(416) 491-5050 ext 22099

Financial Aid and Awards
(416) 491-5050 ext 22480
finaid.info@senecacollege.ca

Residence Office
(416) 491-8811
info.newnham@senecarez.ca

 

Markham Campus

Counselling and Accessibility Services
(416) 491-5050 ext 77508 
Located in Room 280

Counselling and Accessibility Services
(416) 491-5050 ext 77508 
Located in Room 280

SMILE Mentoring
(416) 491-5050 ext 26972 
smile.mentoring@senecacollege.ca 
Located in Room M188

Library Services
(416) 491-5050 ext 77521

Financial Aid and Awards
(416) 491-5050 ext 77422
finaid.info@senecacollege.ca

 

Seneca @ York Campus

Counselling and Accessibility Services
(416) 491-5050 ext 33150
Located in Room S1175

Counselling and Accessibility Services
(416) 491-5050 ext 33150
Located in Room S1175

SMILE Mentoring
(416) 491-5050 ext 26972 
smile.mentoring@senecacollege.ca

Located in Room S1169

Library Services
(416) 491-5050 ext 33055

Financial Aid and Awards
(416) 491-5050 ext 33011
finaid.info@senecacollege.ca

Checklist

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