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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                                


International Education

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‚Äč

                                                  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

                                                                                      PW: PDSB


What's Next?            Your Guide to Education and Career/Life Planning in Ontario  








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