Post Secondary Schools
University of Alberta
Engineering Expo 2014
Saturday, September 20, 2014
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Engineering Teaching and Learning Complex at the University of Alberta
Thinking Engineering! This is a great opportunity to explore engineering, experience interactive displays, tour innovative facilities, attend topical and relevant research presentations and learn about the latest research. Your whole family is welcome!
For more information and/or to register visit www.engineering.ualberta.ca/Expo
SIAST Wascana Campus Tour Dates
Thinking about attending SIAST?
Check it out in person - Pre-Registration is required
Pre-Register @ https://mychoice.gosiast.com > Create a user profile or log in > Click on "Campus Tours" or "Events" ...Follow the prompts
To View Tour Dates and Upcoming Events click on www.gosiast.com
THE UNIVERSITY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA
SUMMER SCHOLARS PROGRAM
July 13, 2014 - July 26, 2014
UBC Summer Scholars Program is an unique opportunity for students in grades 10 and 11 to learn about environmental science. Successful applicants will live and learn on UBC's Okanagan Campus in Kelowna, BC. From Monday to Friday, students will engage in hands-on learning through a combination of faculty-led lectures, field work, and discussions. Sample topics include: Principles of Sustainability, Humans and Our Environment, Soil, Agriculture, and Food, Cities and Urban Planning, Forests, Freshwater Resources, The Atmosphere and Climate Change.
Successful candidates will be: Entering one of their final two years of high school - Capable of undertaking instruction and study in English - In good academic standing with current high school - 16 to 18 years of age as of September 2014.
Deadline to apply is May 15, 2014. Space is limited.
For more information and to apply online visit www.summerscholars.ubc.ca
Campion College at the U of R
Spring Information Night - Tuesday, February 4th, 2014 at 7:00 pm
will be held in the student commons, main floor, Campion College.
Presentation will include: Infomation on university programs, services, admission requirements, scholarships and the advantages of enrolling through Campion College.
Parking is available, for more information call 306-586-4242 or visit www.campioncollege.ca
University of Regina Open House
Friday, May 9th
Students will have an opportunity to
- Tour campus
- Meet professors, staff and current students
- Attend information sessions and workshops
- Book academic advising appointment and register in classes (must pre-book)
- Spend a night in campus residences (must pre-book)
For more infromation and to register visit www.uregina.ca/futurestudents
or email to firstname.lastname@example.org
or phone 1-800-644-4756
University of Regina Department of Music
~ Open House and Audition Dates ~
Open House will be held on Saturday, February 8, 2014 and Wednesday, February 12, 2014. Each day includes: Intruduction of music faculty, Question and answer session (registration, audition, and scholarship information), Tour of facilities in the Riddell centre, UR music students in concert, Opportunity to attend a variety of workshops or classes, Lunch with current music students.
The RSVP deadline for the open house is February 1, 2014. Students may RSVP to email@example.com or 306-585-5532.
There is no registration fee and parents are welcome to come along.
Auditions and music theory entrance exams for BACHELOR OF MUSIC and BACHELOR OF MUSIC EDUCATION programs will be held on following dates:
Saturday, February 8, 2014 (during open house)
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 (during open house)
Thursday, March 13, 2014
Saturday, April 26, 2014
Thursday, May 15, 2014
** To schedule an audition, applicants MUST submit an Audition Application Form, with letters of recommendation, two weeks prior to their choice of audition date. This form is available on the Music department website www.uregina.ca/finearts Sample audition repertoire and a sample music theory exam are also available on the Music Department website.
More detailed information about music degree programs available on the www.uregina.ca/finearts
Queen's University Accelerated Route to Medical School -QuARMS
Every year Queen's University will select ten exceptional high school students from across Canada. Once selected, these students will enroll at Queen's in first and second year degree plans in the Faculty of Arts and Science. During this time the School of Medicine will provide special co-curricular programming to prepare this group for medical school. Providing they maintain the academic requirements, the students will start medical studies in their third year at Queen's. The QuARMS students will graduate with their Queen's MD degree within 6 years after graduating from high school.
If you have questions regarding details like applications, admissions and curricula; please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or visit
Skills Training - Carpentry Applied Certificate
If you like to work with your hands, you can have a respected and well-paying career in the carpentry trade. This 20-week program is based on Level 1 apprenticeship traning. Graduates of the program can apply to the Saskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission for credit for Level 1 Carpentry training.
Course Dates: January 27th - June 13th, 2014
Costs: Tuition and fees $ 2,742 Books and other fees approximately $ 950 Steel toed work boots or safety shoes are required
You may be eligible for a Student Loan or Skills Traning Benefit
To apply, pleae attend the Information Session on:
Wednesday, December 18th, 2013 at
SIAST Wascana Campus in Room 140.1
For more information, contact: Carol Percy (306) 775-7475 (email@example.com) or Jim Marcia (306) 775-7484 (firstname.lastname@example.org)
For information about employment training programs offered by SIAST, visit www.gosiast.com/programs/upcoming.shtml
Skills Training -Welding Applied Certificate
Do you want to prepare yourself for a career in welding? This 20 week enhanced program is based on Level 1 Apprenticeship Training. Once you become an apprentice, graduates of the program can apply to the Saskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Commission for credit for Level 1 Welding training.
Course Dates: September 2, 2014 - January 30, 2015
Costs: Tuition and fees $ 3,043. Books and other fees approximately $ 750 Steel toed work boots are required
You may be eligible for Student Loan or Skills Training Benefit.
To apply please attend the Information Session on:
Thursday, June 5, 2014 @ 10:00 am
Room 140.1 - SIAST Wascana Campus, 4500 Wascana Parkway
For more information contact: Carol Percy (email@example.com) 306-775-7475 or
Jim Marcia (firstname.lastname@example.org) 306-775-7484
OFFICE EDUCATION PROGRAM
Looking for something to do after high school can be exciting...but maybe a little terrifying, too.
The Office Education program at SIAST has small class sizes, generally 20 - 25 students eventually joining the workforce with wages of about $16 - 26/hr. Factor in two intakes (fall and winter), a low program cost (about $5,200), a short course run (32 weeks), and being eligible for over $16,000 in scholarships! Awards include multiple Innovation and Opportunity awards, and the CIC Bursary for Aboriginal students.
Whether you want a career as an administrator, executive assistant, clerk typist, or you're just looking to improve your personal-and-technical skills, Office Education is an investment in yourself.
For more info, head to http://goSIAST.com/, click "Programs" then "Office Education" or contact Allan Bray at email@example.com (306) 775-7361
University of Toronto Youth Summer Programs (YSP) 2014
Faculty of Law - Faculty of Medicine
Step into the shoes of a lawyer and engage in complex legal simulations! Take an exclusive glimpse into the exciting world of cutting-edge medical research!
During the YSP, students live in the safe and secure environment of the New College Residences on the University of Toronto's downtown campus. The extra-curricular itinerary includes evening events that allow students to visit many of Toronto's most popular destinations.
Interested in applying? Download an application at www.ysp.utoronto.ca
2014 U.S.A. College Tours
Northeast College Tour: February 8 - 15 (Cost $ 2035 / Originating City: Boston, MA)
Boston University, Emerson College, or MIT; Harvard University, Boston College, or Northeastern University; Tufts University, Wellesley College, or Babson College; Brown University, Thode Island School of Design, or Providence College; New York University, Parsons School of Design, or Sarah Lawrence College; Columbia University, Fordham University, or Barnard College; University of Pennsylvania, Drexel University, or Temple University; Haverford College, Bryn Mawr College, or Villanova University;Johns Hopkins University, Maryland Institute College of Art, or LoyolaUniversity, Maryland; Georgetown University or George Washington University; American University, University of Maryland or Washington, DC Tour.
Northeast College Tour: March 9 - 15 (Cost $ 1685 / Originating City: Boston, MA)
Harvard University, Northeastern University or Tufts University; MIT, Boston University, Boston College, or Wellesley College; Brown University, Providence College, or Johnson & Wales University; University of Connecticut or Trinity College; New York University, Hofstra University, or St. John's University; Columbia University, Barnard College or Fordham University; Lafayette College, Lehigh University, or Muhlenberg College; Temple University or Villanova University; Johns Hopkins University, Loyola University Maryland, or Goucher College; University of Maryland Baltimore or University of Maryland College Park; George Washington University or Georgetown University; Loyola University Maryland, or Goucher College; University of Maryland Baltimore or University of Maryland College Park; George Washington University or Georgetown University
Northeast College Tour: March 29 - April 5 (Cost $ 2235 / Originating City: Boston, MA)
Harvard University; Northeastern University or MIT; Boston University or Tufts University; Brown University; Wesleyan University; Yale University; Columbia University; New York University; princeton University; University of Pennsylvania; Swarthmore College; Johns Hopkins University; Georgetown University
Middle Atlantic College Tour: June 8 - June 13 (Cost: $ 1535 / Originating City: Baltimore, MD)
Georgetown University, American University, or Howard University; George Washington University or University of Maryland; University of Pennsylvania, Drexel University, or Temple University; St. Joseph's University, Hoverford College, or Bryn Mawr College; Villanova University or Swarthmore College; Princeton University or Rutgers University; Johns Hopkins University, Goucher College, or Loyola University Maryland; University of Virginia; University of Richmond
Northeast College Tour: June 21 - June 28 (Cost: $2035/ Originating City: Boston, MA)
Boston University, Northeastern University, Babson College, or Harvord University; Tufts University, MIT, or Boston College; Brown University, Thode Island School of Design, or Bryant University; Yale University or Wesleyan University; Fordham University, Columbia University, or Barnard College; New York University, Parsons School of Design, or Sarah Lawrence College; University of Pennsylvania, Drexel University, or Swarthmore College; Haverford College, Bryn Mawr College, or Villanova University; Johns Hopkins University, Goucher College Maryland Institute College of Art, or Loyola University Maryland; Georgetown University or George Washington University; American University, University of Maryland or Washington, DC Tour
California College Tour: June 22 - June 28 (Cost: $1935 / Originating City: Los Angeles, CA)
Chapman University or California State University at Fullerton; Pomona College, Claremont McKenna College, Harvey Mudd College, Pitzer College, Scripps College; University of Southern California or California Institute of Technology; California State university at northridge or California Lutheran university; University of California at Los Angeles or Mount Saint Mary's College; pepperdine University or Loyola Marymount University; Santa Clara University or Mentlo College; Stanford University or Notre Dame De Namur University; University of California at Berkeley or Mount Saint Mary's College; Pepperdine university or Loyola Marymount university; Sanata Clara university or Menlo College; Stanford University or Notre Dame De Namur University; University of California at Berkeley or St. Mary's College of California; university of San Francisco or San francisco State University.
Canadian College Tour: July 5 - July 11 (Cost: $ 1,735 / Originating City: Montreal, PQ)
McGill University; Concordia University; Carleton University; University of Waterloo or McMaster University; University of Guelph; University of ottawa; Queen's University; Trent University; University of Toronto; York University.
Northeast College Tour: July 12 - July 18 (Cost $ 1735 / Originating City: Boston, MA)
Harvard University, Northeastern University or Boston University; MIT, Boston College or Tufts University; Brown University, Thode Island School of Design, or Providence College; Yale University or Fairfield University; Columbia University, Fordham University, or Barnard College; New York University, Parsons School of Design, or Sarah Lawrence College; University of pennsylvania, Drexel University, Temple University, or Swarthmore College, Haverford College, Bryn Mawr College, or Villanova University; American university or University of Maryland; Georgetown University or George Washington University
New England College Tour: July 19 - July 25 (Cost $ 1,735 / Originating City: Boston, MA)
Harvard University, Boston University, or Northeastern University; Boston College, Tufts University, or Suffolk University; Babson College, Wellesley College, or Olin College of Engineering; Clark University, College of Holy Cross, or Worcester Polytechnic Institute; Brown University, Thode Island School of Design, or Providence College; University of Connecticut or Connecticut College; Yale University or Fairfield University; Trinity College or Quinnipac University; Amherst College, Smith College, University of Massachusetts-Amherst, Mt. Holyoke College, Hampshire College.
Middle Atlantic College Tour: July 19 - July 25 (Cost $ 1,735 / Originating City: Washington, DC)
George Washington University or George Mason University; Georgetown University or American University; University of Maryland or Catholic University, Johns Hopkins University, Goucher College, or Loyola University Maryland; Lafayette College or Lehigh University; Franklin & Marshall College or Dickinson College; Princeton University or Rutgers University; University of Pennsylvania, Drexel University or Temple University; Swarthmore College, Haverford College, Bryn Mawr College, University of Pennsylvania, Drexel university or Temple university; Swarthmore College, Haverford College, Villanova University.
Cost includes: ground transportation, lodging (double occupancy), meals, student led campus tours, meetings with admission representatives, materials for evaluating schools, and activities. Participants choose school to visit when given option. Schools may be substituted upon request. **Transportation to/from home city is not included.
TOURS ARE LEAD AND SUPERVISED BY COLLEGE VISITS STAFF AND HIGH SCHOOL COUNSELORS.
Contact (843) 853-8149 or firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information
Ontario Institue of Audio Recording Technlogy
Audio technology is an ideal career path for students passionate about music, computers, electronics, audio and video, communications, internet, theatre and live performance, radio and television broadcast or video games! OIART (Ontario Institute of Audio Recording Technology) believes everyone should make an informed decision about choosing the most suitable audio school and program. With this in mind, prospective students are encouraged to schedule a personal tour of the campus to experience the art + science of sound. Their website (www.oiart.org) is also a great resource for prospective students and parents alike. You will also find the courses listed comprising the 11 month audio immersion program, which includes over 640 hours of practical lab time in their 7 professional on-site studios.
OIART graduates enjoy an average job placement rate of almost 90% within 6 months of graduation and have worked with successful artists and projects worldwide.
University of Regina - Faculty of Engineering & Applied Science
Earn a Bachelor of Applied Science Degree (BASc)
Students currently enrolled in Grade 12 can apply anytime during their grade 12 year. The last day to apply as an early conditional student is June 15th. Application received after this day will be reviewed using final grade 12 grades.
The U of R offers five majors/streams in Engineering: 1) Electronic Systems 2) Environmental Systems 3) Industrial Systems 45) Petroleum Systems 5) Software Systems.
- English Language Arts A 30 and B30, Francais Immersion or Francais Fransaskois (or equivalent)
- Math B30 and C30 or Pre-Calculus 30
- Chemistry 30 and Physics 30
- Calculus 30 is recommended although not required
Minimum admission average in required subjects is 70%
RAC Digital Arts College Programs for Post-Secondary Education
RAC (Recording Arts Canada) Digital Arts College offers focused career training for individuals interested in the digital arts industry. The Toronto campus is located in the heart of Toronto's Production & Entertainment District; a hot spot for international film, game development, music, recording and digital media industries. Offered are three programs a) sound and music recording, 2) digital media, and 3) game design. For more information visit their website at recordingarts.com or phone (406) 977-507.
Have you considered attending Princeton University? In addition to its campus's beauty, excellent academics and resources, the University is known for its generous financial aid policy. They were the first university in the U.S. to institute a need-based aid program that relies on grants, not loans that have to be repaid. More than 3,100 students, about 60 percent of undergraduates, receive aid, with awards in 2012-13 totaling more than $115 million in grants. The average size of the aid package for students admitted to the Class of 2016 was $39,700. All who applied with family incomes up to $180,000 qualified for an aid package. If you are interested, consult their website at www.princeton.edu/admission for details about their admission and financial aid program or feel free to call the admission office with any questions.
Beauty Training Specialists
Avant-Garde College has been in business since 1987 and provides an atmosphere conducive to learning, with nearly ten thousand square feet of open floor space. The design of the modern college offers an abundance of natural lighting, spacious classrooms, a large student lunchroom and two full size salons. Conveniently located along a public transit route they also offer students free parking on the on-site lot. Courses offered are Hairstylist, Advanced Esthetics and Artificial Nail Technician. You are invited to contact them at 522-5900 to arrange for a tour of the facility. All diploma courses are approved for provincial and federal student loan funding. Registration forms are available in Guidance.
Medicine Hat College
is proud to present
The Bachelor of Applied Arts Visual Communications Degree (BAAVC)
Visit their website, vcmhc.ca which provides a virtual tour of the program and an image-rich introduction to the Bachelor of Applied Arts Visual Communications degree offered at Medicine Hat College. The website has proven to be a useful resource not only for students, but also for teachers, parents and counselors. If you have questions, please email Craig Cote, Program Coordinator (email@example.com) or Rory Mahony, Coordinator Student Affairs(firstname.lastname@example.org)
Great Plains College
Wind Turbine Maintenance Technician Program
The wind turbine maintenance technician program serves the Green Energy industry which is emerging in Saskatchewan. Wind electrical generation is the largest segment of the Green Energy industry with four wind farms connected to the SaskPower grid. Also, a number of small-medium sized companies provide wind, solar and geothermal solutions to residential, small commercial and municipal customers in Sask. Graduates from the program have possible streams of employment as an estimate provided by Great Plains College suggests a requirement of eight technicians per every 75 turbines. Further information can be found in the Guidance Office.
First Nations University of Canada
Bachelor of Arts in Resource and Environmental Studies (BARES)
What is the BARES Program? BARES is a collaborative degree program that begins with two years of studies at SIAST Woodland campus in Prince Albert, leading to a diploma in Resource and Environmental Law. Students will then transfer to the First Nations University of Canada/ University of Regina for the next two years to obtain a degree in Resource and Environmental Studies. BARES provides opportunities to aboriginal and non-aboriginal students with future goals directed toward the successful management of natural resources in Saskatchewan and across Canada. Some careers which you will be eligible for upon graduation are: conservation officer, environmental protection officer, wildlife/forestry officer, environmental consultant. Past BARES graduates also work as enforcement officers with Environment Canada and regional environmental project specialists with the Sask. Ministry of Highways and Infrastructures. Further information: Fidji Gendron, Assistant Professor of Biology, phone: 790-5950 ext. 3335 or email: email@example.com
Learn More About the University of Saskatchewan
Go Online to explore.usask.ca/ustart
U-Start workshops are held each spring throughout Western Canada. U-Start helps new U of S students and their parents prepare for the transition from high school to University life. By attending a U-Start session, new students will feel more comfortable and prepared to select their courses and register for them. The U of S U-Start Team will also provide students with important and timely information that cannot wait until classes begin in September . Register online at explore.usask.ca/ustart
STUDY FILM AT THE UNIVERSITY OF REGINA
The U or R is the only university between Toronto and Vancouver to offer a BFA in Film Production. They also offer BA/BA Honours in Film Studies and MA/MFA degrees. The U of R alumni include Gemini Award winners, Writers, Directors, Animator, Cinematographers, Sound Designers, Theoreticians, Festival Programmers, Editors, Producers and award winning Independent Filmmakers whose films have been screened around the world. For more information contact the Dept. of Media Production & Studies, U of R, 585-4948
SIAST is now accepting applications for the new two-year Mining Engineering Technology diploma program which begins in August 2012. Mining is a dynamic industry, one that calls for people with a knack in problem solving, an interest in learning how things work and a passion for technological innovation. Please check this out at 1-866-goSIAST (467-4278) or www.goSIAST.com
Institute of Human Performance
The University of Hong Kong
Over the last decade there has been an explosion of interest in the study of exercise science. This is due largely to the growing recognition of the importance of regular exercise in the prevention and management of chronic diseases, such as heart disease, obesity, diabetes, depression and some forms of cancer. The Institute of Human Performance at the University of Hong Kong (HKU) offers a Bachelor of Science in Exercise and Health, which is the only undergraduate degree programme in Hong Kong dedicated to the study of the science of exercise which has a particular emphasis on the implications this knowledge has for the understanding and improvement of human health. Additionally, this programme offers attractive internship and international exchange opportunities and focuses on the enhancement of communication and problem solving skills applicable to a broad variety of career paths. For further information e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or pick up a brochure in the Guidance office.
What Will It Cost?
Statistics Canada provides university undergraduate tuition fees for full-time Canadian students, by discipline, by province.
SIAST Wascana Campus 2013 - 14 Tuition and Fees (Subject to Change)
University of Regina Fall Deadlines
Deadlines provided below are for the application and all supporting documents required for your admission. Applications will not be processed until all required documents has been submitted.
Posted deadlines may be extended beyond the posted date until the program has reached capacity.
|Canadian citizens/Permanent residents
Application deadline for most programs
(excluding those listed below)
Priority deadline* for most programs
(excluding those listed below)
Education - applicants with high school only
Education - applicants with post-secondary
February 15 (application)
March 1 (transcripts)
February 15 (application)
March 1 (transcripts)
Visual Arts or Indian Fine Arts (Portfolio only)
Journalism, Social Work
(excludes social work qualifying program)
Centre for Continuing Education
Deadline for Off-campus students**
|Last day to add courses without permission
Deadline for petitioning students***
* Priority deadline: recommended deadline to ensure best course selection and to take advantage of other university services such as applying for residence or applying for scholarships and awards.
** Off-campus students are students taking courses through regional colleges and by the First Nations University of Canada northern campus based in Prince Albert.
*** Deadline extensions do not apply to petitioning students.
SIAST 2014 - 2015 Calendar
To better serve their students, SIAST anticipates moving to an online format for their 2014 - 2015 program calendar. If you wish to receive a print copy of this reference publication by mail, or if you have any questions, please email email@example.com or visit www.gosiast.com
Montana State University
Fall 2012 Non-Resident Freshman Scholarships
Montana State University will offer millions of dollars in scholarships to new freshmen entering in the fall of 2012! Scholarships will be awarded automatically to non-resident freshman applicants if they meet the test score parameters. MSU encourages all prospective freshmen to: 1) apply for admission and, 2) have their official ACT and/or SAT scores sent to Montana State ASAP. Check out the website below for the most up to date scholarship award parameters for fall 2012 freshmen. www.montana.edu/admissions/scholarships.shtml
Attention IB Students! Want to apply to a university in Australia?
Universities Admissions Centre handles international applications for 16 participating institutions in Australia. To apply to one or more of these colleges, simply apply once through UAC! Whe you apply online through UAC, you can choose up to 6 courses from any of the institutions. There are more than 1,000 courses to choose from and you can find descriptions on each course on the website. For more information visit www.uac.edu.au/international
No Calendar? No Problem!
Check out the Portage College website or give them a call for all upcoming course offerings and fees.
Portage College has many program areas to choose from including Business, University Studies, Trades & Technical, Native Arts & Culture, Human Services, Health & Wellness, Forestry and Natural Resources and more. Contact them to meet with a Student Advisor, arrange a student tour or group tour, or to participate in their Student for a Day program.
Resort & Hotel Management Diploma at Selkirk College, Nelson, B.C.
This diploma program focuses on resorts and hotels and introduces students to all aspects of the tourism and hospitality industry. Students gain the essential skills for supervisory management positions in the resort, hotel and tourism industry. The program curriculum combines traditional classroom theory and unique hands-on learning supported by first-rate facilities. A grade 12 completion with a "C" or better in English 12 (or equivalent) is required to apply. If you would like more information about the program, phone (250) 505-1344, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or visit selkirk.ca
Looking For a Place to Build Your Future?
Check out Saskatchewan's only program designed for Deaf and Hard of Hearing adults. For more information about the program or to set up a meeting please contact:
Program for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Counsellor
TTY/Voice: (306) 659-4140
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