Ontario College Information Fair 2017

Everything you need to know in one day, under one roof.
October 24 Tuesday 5PM to 9PM
October 25 Wednesday 9AM to 2PM

The Ontario College Information Fair is a one-stop shop for all your college information needs.

Enercare Centre
100 Princes' Blvd #1, Toronto, ON M6K 3C3
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5 Reasons to visit OCIF 2017

One

Learn about careers available and which college programs will best prepare you for those careers

Two

Find out about unique programs that can only be offered at Ontario colleges

Three

Get more information on how and when to apply

Four

Hear about campus life, housing, and student services

Five

Find out how to pay for college

What you can expect

Student and teacher

Talk to faculty, staff, and students

Ask questions and get insight from professors, recruitment advisors, current students and alumni at all Ontario Colleges.

Information session presenter

Get in the know with information sessions

A series of info sessions will help you get familiar with applying to college. In the past, sessions have included the following topics:

College reps present about their college, the campus, programs unique to the college, campus life and more. These are in-depth presentations that will give you a detailed overview to help you with your college decision.

Have you thought about how you will finance your college education?  Learn how to get off to the right start with some planning and information on what kind of Financial Aid is available.  Learn about OSAP, scholarships, bursaries — ways to pay for your post-secondary education.

Learn how to use Career Planning Tools to help you assess your interests, research the world of work, and plan an education that fits your career goals.

Did you know that colleges offered degrees?  This Information Session provides an overview about Degrees offered at Ontario colleges and a panel of representatives from the Central Region colleges will talk about degrees available at their institutions.

Are you nervous about applying to college?  In this Information Session, we will take you through the application process and transcript submission process step-by-step so you will see how straight-forward it is if you are prepared.

Want to learn how to transfer your credits among Ontario’s colleges and universities? This session will show you how to discover transfer opportunities on ONTransfer.ca, and will highlight some of the site’s key features. Find out how to search for pathways and course transfers, how to save your searches, and who to contact for help.

Stack of books

Everything in one place, including 26 colleges

As the largest college information event in Ontario you’ll be able to visit 26 college booths at the event!

Admissions Ticket (Free!)

Free admission

Thanks to the sponsors, there is no cost to attend!

Getting there

Enercare Centre

100 Princes’ Blvd #1
Toronto, ON
M6K 3C3

  • Take the Gardiner Expressway West
  • Exit at Spadina/Lake Shore Boulevard cutoff
  • Follow the signs for Lake Shore Boulevard
  • Take Lake Shore Boulevard to the Princes’ Gates (just west of Strachan Avenue)
  • Take the Gardiner Expressway East
  • Exit Jameson Rd to Lakeshore Boulevard East
  • There are three entrance points (at the traffic lights) to Exhibition Place from Lake Shore Boulevard:
    • British Columbia Drive
    • Ontario Drive
    • Newfoundland Drive

There are two stations on Exhibition Grounds and numerous parking locations both above and below ground.

  1. 29 Dufferin Bus
    Take the Bloor subway to Dufferin Station, board the #29 bus south to Exhibition Place.
  2. 511 Bathurst Streetcar
    Take the Bloor subway to Bathurst Station, board the #511 streetcar south to Exhibition Place. There are two streetcar stops at Exhibition Place, at Strachan Avenue, and adjacent to the Horse Palace/GO Station.
  3. 509 Harbourfront Streetcar
    Take the Yonge-University subway to Union Station and proceed to the Queens Quay platform.
Board the #509 streetcar west to Exhibition Place. There are two streetcar stops at Exhibition Place, at Strachan Avenue, and adjacent to the Horse Palace/GO Station..

School buses can drop off and pick up students.  Buses need to register ahead of time to ensure parking will be available.

Central Region

Centennial College
George Brown College
Humber College
The Michener Institute
Seneca
Sheridan College

Northern Region

Cambrian College
Canadore College
Collège Boréal
Confederation College
Georgian College
Northern College
Sault College

Western Region

Conestoga College
Fanshawe College
University of Guelph - Ridgetown Campus
Lambton College
Mohawk College
Niagara College Canada
St. Clair College

Eastern Region

Algonquin College
Durham College
Fleming College
La Cité
Loyalist College
St. Lawrence College
Ontario Colleges at 50 Years

2017 is a big year for Ontario’s colleges!
They’re celebrating 50 years of playing a vital role in Ontario’s postsecondary education landscape. Check out the Amazing50.ca Events page to find out what’s happening at a college near you.

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Can't attend OCIF 2017?

Check out one of the College Information events that may be touring in your area.