January 22 (9 am) – Moosonee Campus is presently closed due to a water main break.
Northern College has developed a Student Strike Relief Fund to provide assistance for students who have experienced financial hardship as a result of the strike. The Submission Guidelines and Application Form are now available.
Updated 2017 – 2018 Academic Calendar
View Fall/Winter and Summer Calendars
Fall Semester ends: Friday, January 19, 2018
Exams by exception: Friday, January 19, 2018
There will be no formal exam week. Faculty may conduct exams or other methods of evaluation on the final day of class.
Full Tuition Fees Due for Winter Semester: Friday, January 19, 2018
Winter Semester starts: Thursday, January 25, 2018
Winter Break: Thursday, March 15 and Friday, March 16, 2018
Winter Semester Ends: Friday, April 27, 2018 (no change)
For New and Returning Students
Winter Orientation Information
International Students – Timmins Campus
International Student orientation (mandatory) takes place on:
January 24, 2018 from 8:30 am to 4 pm
Students are to meet in the front foyer at the Meet and Greet table.
Orientation will include a free breakfast and lunch, activities and skills building.
Review Admission Packages. Some programs have specific admission requirements or forms that have to be completed before the start of the semester.
Bring your Own Device (BYOD) at Northern is mandatory for all first and second year students. Everyone must bring their own device to attend. BYOD is about flexible learning in the classroom that provides access to the tools and resources previously unavailable to all students.
Online Technology Orientation
Technology Orientation (MP4)
Topics include: connecting to the network, using Blackboard, accessing email and using the student portal.