Family Day: What’s open/closed at NC

Niagara College wishes you a safe and happy Family Day holiday.

Please note that Niagara College is closed on Monday February 16 with limited access to campus facilities. Students accessing classrooms or specialized labs at the Welland and Niagara-on-the-Lake Campuses on Family Day must have faculty authorization and sign-in with Campus Safety (security).

Here’s a list of operating hours for our services and enterprises on Family Day:

NC Libraries: No staff services but Learning Commons (Welland) and Library Commons (NOTL) are open. Please note:  library e-resources are available 24-7 via

Cafeteria: Closed.

Bookstore: Closed.

Niagara College Teaching Brewery/Teaching Winery retail outlets: open 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Niagara College Greenhouse: Closed on Family Day (open 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday)

Benchmark Restaurant/Bench-to-Go: Closed.

Athletics/Recreation facilities: Closed.

Student Centres and SAC offices: Closed.

Transit: Transit will be running on modified schedules. For up-to-date schedules and route information visit the transit websites below:

Regional Transit Website

St. Catharines Transit Commission

Welland Transit

Niagara Falls Transit

Fort Erie Transit

Port Colborne Transit