KickSTART

Get a Kickstart on #myNCstory

Kickstart is our pre-orientation program designed to help with your transition into Niagara College.


Two images showing activities at KickStart

At Kickstart, students will have the opportunity to:

  • Tour the Niagara College Campus
  • Meet face-to-face with the Niagara College Student Services team and learn how they can support you
  • Meet your Academic Advisor
  • Get your Student ID Card
  • Learn how to navigate the Blackboard system
  • Learn about the Niagara transit system and how to get a parking pass
  • Learn about the Co-Curricular Record and how you can Get Involved on and off campus
  • Receive important information for parents, family and friends
  • Opportunity to have your questions answered by recent graduates
  • Meet other first year students that are in the exact same shoes as you
  • Plus you’ll receive some NC swag, lunch and have a chance to win a great prize!

Costs

There is a cost associated with KickSTART as the registration fee is not included in your tuition.The fee is $35.00 for students and $15.00 per guest. Reserve your spot early as space is limited!

Registration

Registration for KickSTART is coming soon.


Summer 2017 Session Dates

Evening Sessions – Open to All

Students from any program can attend these sessions.

Campus Date Time
Niagara-on-the-Lake Campus Wednesday, August 23 4:45 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Welland Campus Thursday, August 24 4:45 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Niagara-on-the-Lake Campus Sessions

All sessions take place 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

School Dates
Academic, Liberal and Access Studies (NOTL)
  • Wednesday, July 26
  • Thursday, August 10
Business and Management
  • Wednesday, July 26
  • Thursday, August 10
Environment and Horticulture
  • Wednesday, July 26
  • Thursday, August 10
Hospitality, Tourism and Sport
  • Thursday, July 27
  • Wednesday, August 9
Canadian Food and Wine Institute
  • Thursday, July 27
  • Wednesday, August 9
Welland Campus Sessions

All sessions take place 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

School Date
Media
  • Tuesday, August 1
  • Wednesday, August 16
Trades
  •  Tuesday, August 1
  • Wednesday, August 16
Technology
  •  Tuesday, August 1
  • Wednesday, August 16
Academic, Liberal and Access Studies (WC)
  •  Tuesday, August 1
  • Wednesday, August 16
Allied Health
  • Wednesday, August 2
  • Thursday, August 17
Nursing and Personal Support Worker
  • Wednesday, August 2
  • Thursday, August 17
Community Services
  • Thursday, August 3
  • Friday, August 18
Justice and Fitness
  • Thursday, August 3
  • Friday, August 18

If you have any questions concerning KickSTART please email kickstart@niagaracollege.ca.