Same-day Admission


It’s not too late to apply and become a Mohawk College student this winter. Apply in-person at Fennell Campus and find out if you are accepted the same day.  Find an open program below and apply now!


Step 1: Gather What You Need to Apply:

  1. Official Sealed Transcripts
    Learn more about getting your Official Sealed Transcripts.
  2. Application Fee
    You can pay your $95 (opens new window) Application Fee with debit, cash, Mastercard or Visa.
  3.  Apply for OSAP
  4. Any additional material outlined in the program requirements

Step 2: Come to The Square at Fennell Campus

Once you are at The Square at Fennell Campus, you will meet with an admission advisor. Our admission advisors will assess your eligibility and process your application through Ontario Colleges. If you meet the admission requirements you could get an offer of admission on the SAME day. 

Admission advisors can also answer general questions and offer alternative program options.

The Square – Student Services is located at:

135 Fennell Ave W,
Hamilton, ON L9C 0E5

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The Square at Fennell Campus will be open:


Hours of Operation

December 9 – 20, 23

Monday to Thursday from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm


Friday from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

December 24 - January 1

The campus will be closed from noon on December 24 - January 1

January 2 - 20

Monday to Thursday – 8:30 am to 6 pm
Friday – 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Step 3: Start classes as soon as January 7

Most classes start January 7, but same-day application is available until January 20. Select Business programs offer a late start option and you have until February 7 to apply.

Frequently Asked Questions About Same-day Admission

When can I apply for same-day admission?

You can apply for same-day admission between December 9 - January 20 during The Square at Fennell Campus' hours of operation. Select Business programs offer a late start option and you have until February 7 to apply.

Can I still apply for a program starting in January?

Yes. Many programs still have open spots. Go to The Square at Fennell Campus and meet with an admission advisor to discuss your options.

What happens after I am accepted into my program?

  1. Confirm your offer.
  2. Pay the $500 non-refundable tuition deposit to secure your spot.
  3. Once you've paid the balance of your fees or made other financial arrangements, you're ready to select your timetable to register.

Can an advisor help me decide what program to apply to?

Yes, we have admission advisors that can answer general questions and offer program options. You can also take our Career Match quiz (opens in a new window) to find programs suited to your personality.

Will I be behind if I start after the first day of class?

There are a lot of resources students can use on campus to get caught up. We would suggest telling your instructors when you start late so they can help. You will also have access to the Learning Support Centre as a student.


Programs Available for January

With a range of flexible learning options available, gain the knowledge and skills that you need to enhance your academic resume.
January Programs


Get Back on Track

Have you started a Mohawk program and would like to complete your certificate or diploma? Need a plan to return to college and complete your studies? We can help! Come to The Square and meet with a Coach to discuss your options.