What am I good at?
Try the on-line interest and skill tests. Learn about current labour trends.
The Ontario School Counsellors’ Association site has a variety of interest tests to try. Go to For Students.
Choosing a School
Find information on more than 1700 universities, colleges and career colleges in Canada, including admission requirements, costs, programs and contact details. View interactive virtual campus e-Tours™. Search by keyword for programs, schools, careers and scholarships.
· http://ouac.on.ca/ – Ontario University Application Centre
· http://ontariocolleges.ca –Ontario Colleges
· http://StudyinCanada.com Find Canadian schools, programs and careers.
· http://CampusAccess.com This is a comprehensive resource guide and job list for university students.
· skillsontario.com – Skills Canada – Ontario
· oyap.com – Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program
Finding a Job
- allstarjobs.ca – largest directory of job banks in Canada
- eluta.ca search engine for new jobs in Canada
- neuvoo.ca – a Canadian job site.
Financing Your Education
In May, many students start applying for educational funds through the Ontario Student Assistance Program. There are no fees charged if you register on-line.
· Free scholarship search engines to try:
- http://fastweb.com (American site, but helpful tips)
Many of these web sites will conduct a free search for you after you complete a questionnaire about yourself and your future goals.
Here are some more scholarship opportunities outside of Canada:
- Student Financial Aid Search Engine: Find & Apply for Financial Aid to Pay for College
- Print and Graphics Scholarship Foundation Scholarships
- Society of Women Engineers Scholarship Program
- ENTELEC’s Wayne V. Black Scholarship
- VFW Auxiliary’s Young American Patriotic Art Contest
- NOAA’s Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship
- Jeannette Rankin Women’s Scholarship Fund
- Diabetes Scholars Foundation
- Common Knowledge Scholarship Competition
Welcome to the site called CUDO – Common University Data Ontario. This is a great information tool to compare universities and their various programs.