Ontario Universities’ Fair

See all 21 Ontario universities under one roof at the 2016 Ontario
Universities’ Fair!

The OUF takes place September 28-30, 2017, at the Metro Toronto Convention
Centre, 10 to 5 daily. Admission is free.

New this year: Register for an OUF Passport – the easiest way for students and
counsellors to share contact information with the universities.

Registration will open August 22. Students are strongly encouraged to save time
and get their Passport in advance: www.ouf.ca/passport.

Visit: www.ouf.ca

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Study and Go Abroad Fairs

The Study and Go Abroad Fair is an international university and student travel expo, offering students an opportunity to learn about degree, certificate and diploma programs abroad, as well as information about internships, volunteer programs, work abroad, and adventure and language travel.

A Study and Go Abroad Fair will take place in Toronto on February 28, 2016. Go to www.studyandgoabroad.com for more information.

University Information Program

This is a reminder that there will be a university information program for students (and parents) considering university for the 2016/2017 school year (grade 11’s are also welcome):

Where: Cafeteria, Central Huron Secondary School, 165 Princess Street East, Clinton

When: Wednesday, November 4, 2015, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

All Ontario universities will be represented.

College and University Application Tutorials

Grade 12’s applying to an Ontario college or university for the 2016/2017 school year should sign up for an application tutorial to take place on November 12.

College application tutorials will take place during periods 2 and 4…. choose one.

University application tutorials will take place during periods 1 and 3… choose one.

There are limited spaces available for each session in the library seminar room, so sign up in guidance early! Students who don’t sign up in advance may not be able to attend.

Schulich Leader Scholarships

Schulich Leader Scholarships are prestigious entrance scholarships awarded to high school graduates enrolling in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) programs at Canadian partner universities.

50 scholarships are awarded each year: 25 @ $80 000 for engineering, 25 @ $60 000 for science, technology or mathematics.

Each school can nominate one student. If you are planning to apply for a STEM program at one of the listed universities, and would like to be considered for nomination by the school, please see Mrs. King-Sherwood in guidance before December 18, 2015. If more than one student submits their name, the student with the highest academic average to date will be nominated.

Madill’s nominee’s name will appear on a Schulich nominees plaque in the hallway each year.

For more information and list of partner universities, go to http://www.schulichleaders.com/

Study and Go Abroad Fair

The Study and Go Abroad Fair is Canada’s largest international university and student travel expo and offers students a unique opportunity to learn about undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, and certificate and diploma programs abroad. The expo will also include a Student Travel Zone, with organizations offering internships, volunteer programs, work abroad, and adventure and language travel.

Toronto: October 1-2, 2016

For more information, go to http://www.studyandgoabroad.com/

Postsecondary Preparation Information Sheets

If you are planning to leave Madill at the end of this school year, and did not attend one of the information sessions in the library on September 16 or 17, take a look at these information sheets:

Apprenticeship Preparation for Fall 2016

College Preparation for Fall 2016

University Preparation for Fall 2016

Workplace Preparation for Fall 2016

Note: All grade 12’s will have an interview in guidance during semester one to help with postsecondary planning. Please be prepared for your interview with ideas and questions.

Postsecondary Visits to Madill

Any grade 12’s or interested grade 11’s should check out the list of postsecondary institutions that will be visiting Madill this fall. The list is here (check left side menu) or posted in guidance. Sign up for these sessions in the guidance office.

University Information Program

There will be a university information program for students (and parents) considering university for the 2016/2017 school year (grade 11’s are also welcome):

Where: Central Huron Secondary School, 165 Princess Street East, Clinton

When: Wednesday, November 4, 2015, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

All Ontario universities will be represented. Save the date!

Grade 12’s 2015-2016

Will you be in grade 12 at Madill during the 2015-2016 school year? Would you like to receive text message notifications of important grade 12 events / information (postsecondary information sessions, scholarship opportunities, course add/drop dates, application tutorials, etc.)?

Sign up at https://www.remind.com/join/feguidance .