Already time for some students to think about ... next yearMonday, September 23, 2013 by: SooToday.com Staff
Annual recruitment season kicks-off with the OUF this week
SAULT STE. MARIE - The Ontario Universities' Fair (OUF), happening this Friday until Sunday, marks the official start of the annual recruitment season for universities and colleges across Ontario.
A full complement of Algoma University faculty, staff, and students will be on hand at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre (MTCC) to discuss the university with prospective students.
Local Grade 11 and 12 students considering university should attend the university information session on Wednesday, October 9 at Korah Collegiate and Vocational School from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Parents and guardians are also welcome to attend.
Prospective students and families are also encouraged to attend Algoma University's Fall Preview event, happening on Saturday, November 16, where participants have the opportunity to meet with the university president, faculty, staff, and sit in on lectures.
"We encourage all students and families to attend the university information sessions and our open house event if possible," said Director of Student Recruitment Brent Krmpotich. "Our admissions advisors are here to answer any questions, and provide students with valuable information about Algoma University that will help you make an informed decision about choosing the right university before the Ontario Universities' Application Centre (OUAC) deadline of January 16."
Algoma regional visits will occur on Wednesday, September 25, Wednesday, October 9, and Thursday, October 10, with stops in Desbarats, Blind River, and Wawa, respectively.
For more information about any of the upcoming events, please contact the university by e-mail.
About Algoma University
Algoma University offers a wide variety of liberal arts and sciences degree options including programs in psychology, computer science, business administration, fine arts, community economic & social development, and biology in Sault Ste. Marie, Brampton, Timmins and St. Thomas.
As a partner with Shingwauk Kinoomaage Gamig, Algoma U is committed to respecting Anishinaabe knowledge and culture. Algoma University has launched its Essential Elements Campaign to expand its campus and offer more scholarships and awards to students.
To learn more, visit here.