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How to Celebrate Chinese New Year In the North

Chinese New Year will be held on February 16th, 2018 and will mark the start of the new year according to the Chinese calendar,  with each year being represented with an animal. 2018 is the year of the Dog which signifies communication and responsibility within the workplace – great skills for students to have and […]

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What is Smudging?

So you’re on a campus tour of your college of choosing because you filled out our Travel Rebate form (good luck!) and you’re noticing a sign that reads “This Area Practices Smudging”.  You kind of look around and think to yourself, am I missing something? What is smudging? No need to worry, because a lot […]

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The Equal Consideration Date, What Is It?

Online applications have been opened since early October and the next date you might want to familiarize yourself with is the February 1st, Equal Consideration Date. Applying to a highly competitive program? Apply on OR before this date in order to be equally considered for admission to your program starting this Fall. Highly competitive programs […]

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Life as a College Student

As someone looking to attend post-secondary education, you may be a little anxious and not know what to expect when you are considering attending college.  Below are some things that you can expect to experience as a college student. You’ll Make New Friends In your classes, you’ll make so many new friends from around the […]

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How to Stretch Your Dollar as a Student

Budgeting and saving money is not as hard as you think – especially for students. Here are some things you can do to help stretch your dollar as a college student. Give Yourself a Budget Try limit using your credit or debit card and give yourself a weekly budget.  Food can be very expensive especially […]

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Apply, Apply, Apply!

You studied hard, you know your stuff and you can’t wait to move out of Mom and/or Dads to start college. But you missed the equal consideration date. This means that program you have been working so hard for might just be out of reach. You have grades better than half the applicants, but due […]

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Battling Homesickness

Your first year of college means settling into your new home, your new routine, new classes and a new city. While this is an exciting time in your life, we recognize that this is still a huge adjustment. With such big changes, some of you might be beginning to feel a little homesick, and that’s […]

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Suggested Questions to Ask When you Attend a College Fair

It’s September and you know what that means? That’s right! It’s the beginning of a new school year. There’s a whole lot of changes happening in your life right now, which is pretty typical for this time of year. New classes, new teachers, maybe a new locker space and of course a new grade. All […]

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Why You Should Study North – “My Study North Experience” 

Our website and social media pages are filled with tons of reasons why you should study at one of the six leading Ontario colleges in Northern Ontario. But do you ever want to hear directly from some real students with real study north experiences? Are you wondering what it’s REALLY like to study north? Do […]

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