Post Secondary Open Programs
For students that did not get into a university or college program for 2017-2018, students are encouraged to visit:
www.ouac.on.ca/ais For open universities programs.
www.ontariocolleges.ca For open college programs.
P.C.S.S. Post Secondary Pathways Assembly 2016:
Wed. Oct. 26th: Grade 12 period 2
Pathways Assembly ppt:Pathways Assembly Grade 12 2016.pdf
Thurs. Oct 27th: Grade 11 period 1
Pathways Assembly ppt: Pathways Assembly Grade 11 2016.pdf
Port Credit S.S. Post Secondary Pathways Fair: Thurs. Nov. 16th (morning & lunch)
Each grade 11 and 12 student is to sign up for 3 workshops and attend these for the
morning. Pathway timetables may be picked up starting at 8 a.m. on Nov. 17th. Afternoon
classes run as usual. All grades may visit the fair during their lunch hour.
Instructions for selecting workshops: TBA
Lunch & Learn: Various colleges and universities will not be able to attend the fair. Check the bulletin board outside of the Guidance office for more details. Also, listen to announcements.
Applying to College: (2017-2018)
Application Timelines: PCSS College Application Timeline - 2017.pdf
Instructions for applying: Coming soon!
Applying to University (2017-2018)
Application Timelines: PCSS University Application Timelines - 2017.pdf
Instruction for applying: Coming soon!
Apprenticeship Information: www.apprenticesearch.com
www.skillscompetencescanada.com (download app about trades)
www.carsandjobs.com ( careers in automotive sector)
College Information: www.ontariocolleges.ca
College Fair: http://www.aprod.com/ocif/
University Information: www.ouac.on.ca
University Fair: www.ouf.ca
and Exchange programs: www.ncaa.org (NCAA)
www.prepskills.com (PSAT,SAT preparation)
www.princetonreview.com (PSAT, SAT,ACT)
www.canadalawfromabroad.com (Canada law from abroad)
http://ca.studyacrossthepond.com (Study in Britain)
Study and Go Aboard Fair www.studyandgoabroad.com
US College Expo Canada www.uscollegeexpo.com (USA colleges/universities fair)
Go Global Expo www.letsgoglobal.ca (studying in other countries)
GAP Year www.lattitudecanada.org (gap year placements)
Transfer Guide: www.ontransfer.ca
EXCELLENT resource for pathway planning!
(transfer program information between various institutions)
(support to find post-secondary pathways that may not follow
the traditional path from secondary school)
Employment Information: www.jobpostings.ca
Employment Services: Mississauga 905-276-9322 ext. 210
(YMCA of Greater Toronto)
www.mobilizejobs.com (jobs across Canada)
Transition Resource: www.transitionresourceguide.ca
(support services for students at post-secondary institutions)
Financial Assistance: www.ontario.ca/osap
Find out about changes to OSAP and how to apply
for the 2017-18 school year
Ontario.ca/osap (OSAP Calculator)
George Brown Spring 2017:
How to finance Post Secondary presentation
2016_17 FINANCE_PDF compressed.pdf
Tip: visit the scholarship/award binder in the back of the Guidance Office as information comes in on a weekly basis and is keep here. Also, check with family members as there may be awards available to students through a family's place of employment. Many post- secondary
institutions also offer awards for students. Go to the individual school site of that post secondary institutions.
General Research: www.makingmyway.ca
www.osca.ca (student section)
www.myBlueprint.ca/peel Access through BYOD
www.jobspeopledo.com UN: PEELJPD
What's Next? Your Guide to Education and Career/Life Planning in Ontario