Canadore College

Location North Bay
Established 1967
Famous For High Graduation Rates


Canadore College is a small, government-funded college located in the City of North Bay, in the province of Ontario, Canada. It was founded in 1967 and is made up of four campuses.

With a country rank of 130, Canadore College is a technology and applied for arts college with over 80 full-time courses. They cover various academic sectors, including business and management, biotechnology, aviation technology, culinary arts, law and justice, human care and wellness, design and dramatic arts, hospitality, and geographic information systems. The College gives the option to choose from full-time courses and part-time courses.

Canadore College graduates about 1,000 students yearly and boasts over 47,000 alums. Almost 6,000 students are enrolled in total from all over the world. The College's USP is focused on innovative programs, student success, connection to the community, and service excellence.

Canadore has many scholarships and funding opportunities available to international students, based on merit and financial need.

Services for International Students

Approximately 5,600 students from all over the world apply to get through Canadore College. The College arranges airport pick-ups for selected international students and offers strengthened comprehension arrangements. They also provide a set of orientation packages that are meticulously planned with a focus on diversity, program excellence, and student success.

Canadore assists all students with professional experience and networking, creating awareness for potential career paths, building community relationships, and extending hands-on experiences.


Canadore College has three residences to accommodate students. One can choose from the townhouse style and apartment-style residences, but all dwellings ensure personal spaces for applicants within their single-room facility.

About Location

Canadore College has three campuses - College Drive Campus, Commerce Court Campus, and Aviation Campus. North Bay is just 3 hours (or 180 minutes) north of Toronto. The fourth campus, West Parry Sound Campus, is located in Parry Sound, Ontario, between Sudbury and Barrie.

To reach Canadore College, one can book a flight at the North Bay (YYB) Airport. It is just 5.9 km away from the campus. Bus facilities can also be availed from Ontario Northland to reach the campus. For the West Parry Sound Campus, the nearest airport is Sudbury (YSB).

There are several student-friendly places to explore in North Bay. Local restaurants like Station Tap House & Steak CO., Miner's Son, Twiggs, 100 Elements (Operated by current Canadore staff and students), White Owl Bistro, and Churchill's are a must try. Other attractions that can be visited with family and friends are Duchesnay Falls, Capitol Centre, North Bay Escape Rooms, and the waterfront at Downtown North Bay.

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