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We’ve been waiting for you.

Whether you’re joining us directly from high school, transferring from another university or college, or returning to school after some time, the unique life experiences you bring are an essential part of the Algoma difference. We can’t wait to get introduced, because there’s so much more we can achieve, together.


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Faculty / Student Interaction

The biggest advantage of smaller classes? More facetime with your professors. That means more one-on-one interactions with the people instructing, motivating, supporting, and celebrating your development.

You’ll receive valuable feedback on assignments allowing you to be the best your can be. By the end of your time at Algoma University, you’ll know your professors on a first-name basis, and they’ll know all of your goals and aspirations. Even better, they’ll help make them a reality by providing assistance during the grad-school application process or providing references for jobs. Our professors are committed to your success well after your years at Algoma U come to an end.

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Small Class Atmosphere

Algoma U is the only university in Ontario that caps classes at 75 students.

You’ll never be in a class with hundreds of other students in a big lecture hall; instead, you’ll find most classes have no more than 35 students in them. This eases the transition from high school to university, and helps relieve stress. You’ll be in a setting where you’re comfortable to share your worldviews with others and ask questions. Plus, with small class sizes, there is less lecturing and more discussion. That’s what make our classes student-centered and student-driven.

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Learners Early Access Program

The Learners Early Access Program (LEAP) is an innovative new program partnership, crafted to guide Grade 11 or 12 secondary school students in their transition to post-secondary education.

Learn more about Algoma LEAP in partnership with the Peel District School Board and Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board.

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Transfers & Pathways

Algoma U is committed to ensuring that the transfer from college to university is as seamless as possible. We offer transfer credit with all Ontario colleges to provide college graduates with maximum course recognition for their prior learning experience.

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Algoma Connect Program

Helping high school students solve Math problems, big and small, is what we do well. ACP Tutors are offering free, fully online one-on-one mathematics support for Grades 9 through 12.

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New SHSM Award Opportunity

The Specialist High Skills Major (SHSM) Award is a $500 non-renewable, cumulative entrance award that recognizes recent Ontario Secondary School graduates who have completed any Specialist High Skills Major. The Specialist High Skills Major (SHSM) Award will be automatically assessed and no additional application is required.

Meet Your Enrolment Specialists

Have questions about Algoma U? We want to chat! Schedule a one-on-one meeting any day or time that works for you.

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Explore Our Programs, Certificates & Schools

Whether you’re interested in Biology or Law & Justice, Business Administration or Computer Science, we have a wide range of programming and certificates for everyone. Be sure to explore our School of Business & Economics, School of Life Sciences & the Environment and our School of Computer Science & Technology.

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Visit Campus

Whether you’re interested in our Brampton, Sault Ste. Marie or Timmins campus, exploring our campuses is the best way to get a feel for what we’re really all about! Visit us during the week when classes are taking place; here you’ll discover the many ways you can experience Algoma University.

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