Indigenous College 101

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Learn what to expect in a college class, with a special focus on time and stress management, overcoming barriers, critical thinking, and planning the next steps. This course takes a holistic approach to education and includes traditional and cultural teachings.

Upon successful completion, students will receive a general education credit toward select college programs!

How to apply

Fill out the online application form or call 905-575-2489 if you have any questions.




June 2 - August 20, 2020

Tuesdays and Thursdays 10:00 am - 12:00 pm


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What you'll learn

  • Reflection and growth mindset
  • Applying strengths and skills to employment and education goals
  • Strategies for success in school


This course is a great starting point if you are thinking of a college pathway.

Credit earned can be applied to a variety of college programs as a general education elective.

Online course recommendations

Broadband Internet connection, desktop or laptop computer (tablet is acceptable), basic computer skills (web browsing & email)

Student eligibility

We welcome applications from all those interested in City School, but please note that priority will be given to those who meet the following:

  • 19 years of age or older
  • Have no or limited post-secondary education (i.e., college, university, apprenticeship)
  • Live within the community in which the course(s) is being offered
  • High school completion is not a requirement

We do our best to make case-by-case considerations.

Should class registration not be full by the application deadline, applicants who do not meet the criteria will be considered on a chronological basis.

Students can earn up to two (2) free credits through City School

You will be notified of your registration status approximately three (3) weeks before the course begins.



Phone: 905-575-2489