Learn about services for students at Northern College, including their accessibility services, peer and academic support programs, financial aid, campus accessibility, and more.
Northern College has 4 campuses located across Northern Ontario. The campus locations are: Timmins (main campus), Haileybury (Veterniary Sciences), Kirkland Lake (School of Welding Engineering Technology), and Moosonee (a satellite campus, linked to the Centre of Excellence for Trades and Technology at the Timmins campus). Northern College has just over 2,000 full-time students enrolled in academic programs in 7 areas of study:
- Business and Office Administration
- Community Services
- Engineering Technology and Trades
- Mining Engineering Technology
- Health Sciences and Emergency Services
- Veterinary Sciences
- Welding Engineering Technology
The addresses for Northern College campuses are:
4715 Highway 101 East
South Porcupine, Ontario P0N 1H0
640 Latchford Street, P.O. Box 2060
Haileybury, Ontario P0J 1K0
140 Government Road East
Kirkland Lake, Ontario P2N 3L8
First Avenue, P.O. Box 130
Moosonee, Ontario P0L 1Y0
At Northern College, the centre providing accessibility services to students is called Accessibility Services. Accessibility Services is the primary place to find out about all of your disability related needs.
For more information about accessibility at Northern College, and their current initiatives to address issues of accessibility, please see Northern College's Accessibility Plan.
In order to access accommodations at Northern College, please visit the linked webpage to learn what documentation is required to show proof of a disability.
The East End Family Health Team partners with Northern College to provide access to health care through their team of nurses, physicians and other health care practitioners for students at the Timmins campus.
Northern College offers peer mentoring (through First Year Experience Services) for new students, who can receive coaching and support from an experience upper-year student.
Academic Support & Library Services
Northern College offers the Learning Resource Centre at their Timmins, Haileybury, and Kirkland Lake campuses. The centres provide students with extensive resources including books, periodicals, electronic databases and audio visual materials. The centres also provide students tutoring in subjects such as math, science, English, business, and writing support.
Advisors at Northern College offer a comprehensive service to connect students with resources to meet their academic and personal needs, and to guide them through their college experience.
Scholarships, Bursaries, and Awards
Northern College Foundation Bursaries offers a range of financial assistance which consists of merit-based scholarships, need-based bursaries, and awards based on academic achievement. Information regarding Northern College 's financial aid is available on their website, as well as complete lists of scholarships, bursaries, awards, and contact information.
Northern College’s Residence and Housing Office offers traditional and suite style residence at both the Timmins Campus and Haileybury Campus. Residence allocation operates on a first-come, first-served basis and students who are not initially accepted will be placed on a waiting list. Traditional residence includes single and double occupancy rooms with communal washrooms. Suite style residence includes private bedrooms, a shared washroom and a shared kitchenette. A virtual tour of the Haileybury residence is available. Building amenities for both campuses include:
- Common lounges
- Common study areas
- Common kitchen
- Laundry facilities
All rooms come furnished and include internet access, local telephone service and television hookup. Residence rates vary depending on building and room selection. Meal plans are available for an additional cost.
Barrier-free rooms are available for students requiring special accommodations while in residence. These students are encouraged to contact the Residence Office on campus for more information.
Northern College offers an Online Housing accommodation listing service where landlords can advertise rental properties available.
There are currently no campus maps available online.
Timmins Transit is comprised of buses. Full-time students at Northern College are eligible to purchase a discounted student monthly pass. Schedules and maps are provided for every transit route that Timmins Transit provides.
Kirkland and Moosonee Transit
Northern College offers a wide range of Full-Time Programs and Apprenticeships.