College and University
Post-secondary education refers to study and training after high school. This type of education takes place at Colleges and Universities and is the responsibility of the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skill Development.
How to Choose a School
There are online resources to help you choose a college or university. You may also wish to contact the institutions directly to ask questions.
Applying for College or University
Canadian residents should apply through the Ontario Colleges Application Service or Ontario Universities Application Centre. International student application processes vary by institution; contact their Admissions Office to learn more.
Paying for your Education
Post-Secondary education at public institutions in Ontario is subsidized by the government but students are also required to pay tuition and other fees. Financial support is available. Here are some resources:
Ontario Student Assistance Program: grants and loans
Second Career: financial support for laid off workers and those on employment benefits
Newyouth.ca: an online community for newcomer youth