Information for International Students

The College is now closed to the public and all College events are cancelled. Northern has suspended face-to-face instruction and is transitioning to remote learning. All other services for students will be by appointment only. More details can be found on this website and blackboard. Thank you, and please take care.

Information for International Students
Please be advised that Northern College has decided to cancel its May 2020 new intake and all the admission of those who have paid for May 2020 will be deferred to Fall 2020. International students who are still interested in Northern college but have not submitted their applications can directly apply for Fall 2020 intake. For detailed information, please refer to - Information for International Students

How to Apply
1. Go to Ontario Colleges (OCAS) - International. A non-refundable application fee of $100 will apply.

2. Submit the following documents with your OCAS application:

- Official transcripts for any education completed (or in-progress) while in Canada.
- Submit an official copy of your valid passport and study permit.
- Proof of English Proficiency- IELTS (Academic) with an overall score of 6- with no individual band lower than a 6.0.

Note: Documents submitted to OCAS for education completed outside of Canada must be notarized, and translated into English.
IT Resources and Services
Northern College requires all full time students to have their own laptop computer. The College’s “Bring Your Own Device” (BYOD) program is mandatory for all first and second year students. For more information, please refer to IT Resources and Services.
By plane from Toronto to:
Haileybury and Kirkland Lake have no airport.

Flights are scheduled to the Timmins Airport and transportation to Kirkland Lake would be 1.5 hours and 2 hours to Haileybury.

Timmins is 1 hour 20 minutes [Google Map]

By car from Toronto to:
Haileybury is 5 hours 44 minutes [Google Map]
Kirkland Lake is 6 hours and 15 minutes [Google Map]
Timmins is 7 hours 32 minutes [Google Map]


Northern College
Admissions International Office
P.O. Box 3211
Timmins, ON P4N 8R6