Niagara College to welcome new students for January orientation

Niagara College will ring in the new year with a variety of activities to welcome its new students.

January Orientation will be held at the College’s Welland and Niagara-on-the-Lake Campuses on Friday January 3 2014 to introduce January-start students to college life.

On Orientation day the campuses will open at 8 a.m. A student services fair will take place between 9 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. (Welland: Learning Commons; NOTL: Cafeteria.). Campus tours will depart from the Info Centre at 9:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Program information sessions will be held between 10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. and co-op information sessions between 11:30 a.m. and noon (various locations check schedule of events on website; link below). Lunch will be served at noon with entertainment beginning at 12:15 (Welland: Learning Commons; NOTL: Cafeteria) and students will have a chance to win prizes to be announced at 1:30 p.m.

As part of Orientation a Mix n’ Mingle event will also be held Thursday Jan. 9 at The Core Welland Campus (6 p.m. to 8 p.m.).

For more details about January Orientation visit the College’s website:

http://www.niagaracollege.ca/content/StudentLife/FirstYearExperience/JanuaryOrientation/JanuaryOrientationHome.aspx

Niagara College offers more than 100 diploma bachelor degree and advanced level programs at campuses in Welland Niagara-on-the-Lake and Niagara Falls; as well as more than 600 credit vocational and general interest Continuing Education courses. Areas of specialization include food and wine sciences advanced technology media applied health and community safety supported by unique learning enterprises in food wine beer horticulture and esthetics. For more information visit NiagaraCollege.ca.

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For information contact:
 
Michael Wales
Senior Communications Officer
Office: 905.735.2211 ext. 7773
Cell: 905.328.4101
mwales@niagaracollege.ca

Julie Greco
Communications Specialist
Office: 905.735.2211 ext. 7368
Cell: 905.328.2532
jgreco@niagaracollege.ca

Office: 905.735.2211 ext. 7368

Cell: 905.328.2532

jgreco@niagaracollege.ca