Me, We, Community


Free online college credit course. Apply today.

This 12-week course is great to learn how to make positive social change in your community and earn a general education college credit at the same time!

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 1:00 - 3:00 pm


Apply Online

What you'll learn

  • Examine evidence-based Positive Psychology interventions that aim to increase personal well-being.​

  • Identify how the relationships-pathway including the aspect of altruism is related to personal and other-oriented well-being.​

  • Investigate social problems and various forms of prejudice and discrimination, with a focus on the Hamilton context.​

  • Examine the context of community social action.​

  • Develop a sense of social community awareness.​


This is a General Education course and can be applied to various Mohawk College programs. 

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