Learn about services for students at Sault College, including their accessibility services, peer and academic support programs, financial aid, campus accessibility, and more.
Sault College is located in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario and provides educational opportunities to 2,400 full-time students and 4,500 part-time students. Sault College has many areas of studies, including:
- Community Services
- Engineering Technology
- General Arts and Science
- Health Programs
- Indigenous Studies
- Information Technology Studies
- Justice Studies
- Language and Communication
- Media and Design
- Natural Environment and Outdoor Studies
- Salon and Spa Services
- Skill Trades and Transportation
The address for Sault College is:
443 Northern Avenue
Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario P6B 4J3
At Sault College, the centre providing accessibility services to students is called the Accessibility Services Office. The Accessibility Services Office is the primary place to find out about all your disability related needs.
Sault College offers a transition program for students with identified learning disabilities called Let the Journey Begin.
For more information about accessibility at Sault College, and their current initiatives to address issues of accessibility, please see Sault College's Accessibility Plan.
For information about required documentation or how to obtain proof of your disability, contact the Sault College's Accessibility Services Office directly.
At Sault College, the registered physician and student nurses at the Health Support Office provide confidential, student-centered first aid.
Sault College offers Counselling for any student who may be experiencing stressful events in their life.
Sault College offers the The Write Place which helps students with their academic writing. Peer Tutoring is available to students who are having academic difficulties. Students can attend drop-in sessions for help with a variety of subjects, or receive one-on-one tutoring with a referral from an academic counsellor.
The Ron Doyle Library at Sault College offers various resources for students including databases, journals, e-books, and e-videos. The library also provides services for students such as peer tutoring, and research and citation guides. The Ron Doyle Library is committed to providing students with equitable access to all of its collections and services.
Sault College offers Academic Counselling through their Counselling Office. Counsellors are able to assist potential and current students in making academic related decisions and in developing an academic plan.
Other Support Services
Scholarships, Bursaries, and Awards
Sault College Student 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 Sault College's financial aid is available on their website, as well as complete lists of scholarships, bursaries, awards, and contact information.
Sault College's Work Study program employs students demonstrating a financial need in various departments within the College during the academic year.
Sault College’s Residence and Housing offers traditional style accommodations for students on campus. Residence allocation occurs using a lottery system. Traditional residence offers single, super single and double rooms. Super single rooms are converted double rooms that accommodate one student and share a washroom with the adjacent room. Single rooms consist of 8 private bedrooms that face into a communal kitchen with a shared living space and 2 washrooms. Double rooms consist of a shared bedroom and shared washroom with the adjacent room. Virtual Tours are available. Building amenities include:
- Common lounges
- Common study areas
- Common kitchens
- Access to a front desk
- Laundry facilities
Rooms come furnished and include internet access, local telephone service, and cable television. Residence rates vary depending on room style. Mandatory meal plans are included in the cost of residence and operate on a declining balance system.
Sault College has 4 barrier-free rooms that are available for students requiring special accommodations. Students interested in acquiring one of these rooms is required to speak with the Housing Office on campus to find out more information.
Sault College offers an accommodation listing service for Off-Campus Housing List, where landlords can advertise rental properties available.
Sault College offers a campus map showing its accessibility features.
Sault Ste. Marie Transit
Sault Ste. Marie Transit is comprised of buses. Full-time students at Sault College are eligible for a discounted semester pass. Sault Ste. Marie Transit provides bus routes and schedules for every transit route they offer.
Courtesy seating is provided at the front of the bus for persons with disabilities. The Parabus Transit is a curb-to-curb service for persons with physical disabilities, who due to their disability are unable to use the conventional transit. More information about Parabus Transit and the eligibility guidelines and application is available on their website.