Nipissing University serves over 5 000 students at its main campus in North Bay, Ontario, with additional campuses in Brantford and Muskoka. Nipissing University offers a range of degree programs in their schools and faculties:
The addresses for Nipissing University campuses are:
100 College Drive, Box 5002
North Bay, Ontario P1B 8L7
50 Wellington St.
Brantford, Ontario N3T 2L6
125 Wellington Street
Bracebridge, Ontario P1L 1E2
At Nipissing University, the office assisting students with disabilities is called Student Accessibility Services. Student Accessibility Services is the primary place to find out about all of your disability related needs.
Nipissing University offers a transition program at the North Bay campus for students with disabilities called Summer Transition Program (STP).
For more information about accessibility at Nipissing University, and their current initiatives to address issues of accessibility, please see Nipissing University's Accessibility Plan.
In order to access accommodations at Nipissing University, the following documentation is required to show proof of a disability:
For more information about required documentation or how to obtain proof of your disability, contact the Nipissing University Student Accessibility Services directly.
The Campus Health Centre in North Bay provides medical services and health care to Nipissing University students.
Nipissing University offers Student Counselling Services for any student who may be experiencing stressful events in their life.
At Nipissing University, the Harris Learning Library in North Bay offers various resources for students including databases, journals, e-books, and e-videos. The library also provides services to students such as borrowing books, interlibrary loan, and finding course reserves. The library has an adaptive technology lab for students with disabilities.
At Nipissing University, the Student Financial Services office offers many different scholarships bursaries and awards. Information regarding Nipissing University’s financial aid is available on their website, as well as complete lists of scholarships, bursaries, awards, and contact information.
Nipissing University’s Residence Office offers townhouse and suite style residence at both their North Bay campus and Muskoka campus. Residence is guaranteed to all incoming high school students who are offered full-time admission. Townhouse style accommodations include 6 private bedrooms, 3 washrooms, a shared kitchen and a shared living space. Suite style accommodations include 4 bedrooms, 2 washrooms, a shared kitchen and a shared living space. Building amenities include:
All rooms come furnished and include internet access, local telephone service, and cable television access. Residence rates vary depending on residence style and room selection. Meal plans are available to all students but are not mandatory.
A select number of barrier-free rooms are available. In order to access accommodations in residence, students must complete a Residence Special Accommodations form.
Nipissing University connects its students with Off-Campus Living options and provides a place where landlords can advertise available accommodation.
Nipissing University offers Maps and Floor Plans for university buildings.
North Bay Transit is comprised of buses. Full-time students at Nipissing University receive a bus pass included in their tuition. Routes and schedules are provided for every transit route that North Bay Transit provides.
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.
Brantford Transit is comprised of buses. Full-time students at Nipissing University are eligible for a discounted B-Card pass. Brantford transit provides route maps and schedules for every transit route they offer.
Brantford Lift offers accessible transit services for persons with physical disabilities, who due to their disability are unable to use the conventional transit system. Persons seeking to use the Branford Lift must complete the application form.
Nipissing University offers a range of undergraduate and graduate degree Programs.Information about the academic programs and educational opportunities at Nipissing University is available on their website.
Student Accessibility Services
(705) 474-3450 ext 4362
Located in Room B210
Campus Health Centre
(705) 474-7600 ext 5261
Located in Room B205
(705) 474-3450 ext 4507
Located in Room B210
Academic Skills Coordinator
(705) 474-3450 ext 4459
Harris Learning Library
(705) 474-3450 ext 4221
Student Financial Services
(705) 474-3450 ext 4297
(705) 474-3450 ext 4855
Use this checklist to create an overview of the services available at Nipissing University, and to determine if the services meet your needs.