Page View of "Departments" at Confederation College

The following is an automatically-generated list of our "Department" websites.
QUICK TIP: If something is NOT a "Program," then it is configured as a "Department" on our site.

Academic Council

Academic Council leads the development and implementation of academic vision, standards and processes at the college in partnership with the Vice President, Academic. Preamble Academic Council is committed to learning. Academic Council has a learner-centred approach in all aspects of its work.

Academic Quality Assurance (AQA)

This Academic Quality Assurance area brings together all the processes, resources and tools that ensure the overall quality of our postsecondary programs. Many links are reserved for "Staff Only" and will require that you be logged into our site to be able to access.

Accessibility - Our Website & Our College

An overview of accessibility at Confederation College - website and in general.

Accessibility Services

Enhancing academic success for all students, including those with disabilities.

Accounting, Finance, Purchasing

The Financial Services department maintains the finances and financial reporting of the college.


The Admissions Department assists you with your decision to apply to Confederation College.

Advancement and Communications

Advancement Alumni ... Foundation ... Communications Web, Creative & Media Services&nbs

Alumni Services

Alumni Services provides benefits to our Alumni, organizes special events and assists at Convocation. 

Applied Research

The Office of Applied Research works with educational institutions, government, industry, entrepreneurs, and community partners on practical applied research relevant to the region.

Aviation Centre of Excellence

The home of our three aviation programs, located at the Thunder Bay International Airport.

Biz Centre Online

Learn to become an entrepreneur.

Board of Governors

The Board of Governors are responsible for establishing and monitoring the overall direction of the college.

Book Store

The Follett bookstore provides textbooks, office & personal supplies commonly needed by students. Visit Follett Bookstore website (

Calendar Production

Instructions/scheduling for staff involved with the editing of Academic Calendar information for postsecondary programs.

Career and Job Fair 2015

February 4, 2015 - 10 a.m. to  3:00 p.m.  

Centre for Policy in Aboriginal Learning

Children and Family Centre

The Children and Family Centre provides day care services to the community and is equipped to also serve as a real-life learning and study facility for our Early Childhood Education students.

Co-operative Education

Confederation College offers the following co-operative education programs:

Collective Bargaining 2014

Use the sidebar links to access updates from Confederation College and links to more information regarding current collective bargaining with the two OPSEU unions.

College Recreation Association

The College Rec Association of Confederation College provides a wide variety of fun, inclusive, social activities and fellowship opportunities in an environment which fosters morale, relationship building and a sense of community for members and their families. Join the College Rec Association ... convenient online webform) ...

College Student Achievement Project (CSAP)

In order to support greater student success in mathematics and languages, Confederation College is a participant in the College Student Achievement Project (CSAP).  This project is a province-wide program of research and deliberation into student achievement in college mathematics and languages, being undertaken by a research group, based at

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Communication Survival Guide

The Communication Survival Guide resources linked in the left "Staff-Only menu" will teach you everything you need to know to become a more


The Communications department is responsible for media relations, marketing, advertising, website and social media. Our sister department is the Advancement Department ...Our overall parent department is known as Advancement and Communications ...

Computer Services

IT excellence through innovation and collaboration.

Confederation Research Home

Welcome to Confederation College Research Research at Confederation College focuses on applied research, academic quality assurance research, institutional research, and academic/scholarly research.

Contact Us

Welcome to Confederation College! Please use the links in the left menu, or under the main Contact Us menu at the top of the page.


SAVE THE DATE June 1 - Red Lake Campus Convocation June 2 - Dryden

Counselling Services

The Counselling Department offers the following types of service: Career Exploration, Academic Advisement & Academic Dispute Resolution, Personal Counselling, E-Counselling & Mental Health Screenings.

Critical Documents & Requirements (Master)

This area is intended for staff and administrative use. Its purpose is to house all the "Critical Documents and Requirements" Needed Before The First Day-of-Class. 

Dental Clinic

The Dental Clinic provides preventative dental hygiene services to the community of Thunder Bay and students and some staff of Confederation College.

Department of Advancement

The Department of Advancement works alongside community partners, donors and alumni to secure resources necessary to advance education and provide opportunities for our graduates to grow the economies of our region of northwestern Ontario and beyond. Looking for the "Confederation College Foundation?" In the fall of 2013, the Board of

Employee Orientation

 Welcome new staff. Make sure you are "logged into" the College website in order to see and access the Staff-only links in the left menu area. College Website Login Instructions ...

Employee Suggestion Program

Do you have ESP? You would be surprised to learn that we all have ESP here at Confederation College.

Facilities Services

The Facilities Services Department develops and maintains all physical infrastructure.

Financial Aid

 Our Mission We are dedicated professionals committed to providing guidance and information that will foster student success.  

First Nations Natural Resources Youth Employment Program (FNNRYEP)

The First Nations Natural Resources Youth Employment Program (FNNRYEP) is a 2-year pan-Boreal program (offered by the Confederation College Natural Resouces Centre) with the affirmed goal to create awareness, generate interest and provide the pathway for First Nations youth between the ages of 16 to 18 to pursue education, training and employment in natural resource science based sectors such as forestry and mining.  

Fitness Centre

ATTENTION FITNESS CENTRE USERS:  Confederation College is pleased to announce plans to introduce a new Stude

Fragrance Free

What is meant by "Fragrance Free"?

Freedom of Information

   Welcome to the Freedom of Information website which provides information about Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA).   &nbs

General Education Electives

Everything you need to know about General Education ...

Health Centre

The Health Centre provides various health care services to students and staff.

Human Resources Services

Welcome to Confederation College ...

Institutional Research

The Office of Institutional Research What we do: The office of Institutional Research works with internal and external stakeholders such as the Board of Governors, College decision makers, unions, associations and government to support the continuing development and implementation of the College strategic plan, associated scorecard indicators and bench

Key Performance Indicators

Leadership Development

Welcome to the Leadership Development portal!  The purpose of this site is to centralize as much leadership-related material as possible so that any College employee can access it anytime/anywhere.


Logos of Confederation College

Our visual identity (part of our brand) is one of our most valuable assets. It reflects who we are as an educational facility and as an organization. It is a reflection of how we see ourselves, and how others perceive us.

Maps of Campuses / Floor Plans

Our main campus is located in Thunder Bay, Ontario, (central Canada) on the northwest shore of Lake Superior. We are also located in 8 regional campuses, located in an area along the north shore of Lake Superior, westward towards the province of Manitoba border and southward along the Minnesota/USA border.

March Break Tours - Contest Rules & Regulations

March Break Tours 2015 - Grand Prize Package Contest Rules and Regulations * Contest is open to secondary school and pros

Natural Resources Centre

Confederation Natural Resources Centre (CNRC), provides the opportunity for all organizations in the resource sector in Ontario to become partners with the College to leverage knowledge, expertise, research, technology, and financial and human resources to meet key resource sector challenges.

Negahneewin Aboriginal Student Services

At Confederation College, we know transitioning to college can sometimes be tough, especially if you’re moving fro

Northwest Employment Works

Northwest Employment Works provides access to employment programs and services.

Ombuds Office

The Ombuds Office is an independent office at Confederation College financed equally by the College and the Student Union of Confederation College Inc (SUCCI).

Policies of Confederation College

Policies and Procedures govern the various processes at Confederation College.

President's Office

Welcome and thank you for your interest in Confederation College.

Print Shop

The Print Shop provides various print services to staff, students and others.

Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition (PLAR)

PLAR is a mechanism to offer credits for learning acquired through study, work, volunteering and other life experiences that are not recognized through formal transfer credit mechanisms.

Program Advisory Committees

Program Advisory Committees help to ensure Confederation College's quality assurance for postsecondary programs.

Program Development - Home

SUMMARY: This Program Development area will house the processes, resources and tools used to develop NEW PROGRAMS. Many links are reserved for "Staff Only" and will require that you be logged into our site to be able to access.   Program Review & Development Flow Chart

Program Review

This program review area will house the processes, resources and tools used to review/update EXISTING PROGRAMS. Many links are reserved for "Staff Only" and will require that you be logged into our site to be able to access.

Public Safety

Public Safety includes services from a number of College departments, including Human Resources Services, Facilities Services and Security Services. The focus of these services is the safety, security and health of the College community.

Purchasing Services

Confederation College - Purchasing Services Confederation College purchases numerous products and services from a variety of sources.

Recognized Prior Learning (RPL)

Need a college diploma to advance in your career?

Regional Workforce Development Division

Regional Workforce Development Division includes the following departments of Confederation College:

Registration Services

  Registration Services will guide you through your time at Confederation College once you have accepted your "Offer of Admissions".

Research Ethics Board

REB Submission Deadlines & Meeting Dates 2012/13 Meeting Dates: February 6th, 2014 March 6th, 2014 April 3rd, 2014 May 1st, 2014 June 5th 2014 The REB does not meet during July and August. In order for your application to be considered, the REB Coordinator must receive it -- and all sup


The Sibley Hall Residence provides convenient, on-campus accommodations with a meal plan for students. Off campus housing also available.

Safe Campus

Skills Canada Competition

The events showcase the technical talents of students from all Northwestern Ontario schools.

Sodexo Food Services

Strategic Enrolment Management (SEM)

What is SEM?Enrolment management is an organizational concept and a systematic set of activities designed to enable educational institutions to exert more influence over their student enrolments.

Strategic Plan

Download: 2013-2016 Strategic Plan (PDF) ... Strategic planning takes place in order to define organizational goals and objectives which are consistent with its mission in a defined time frame while taking into account the organizations capacity for implemen

Student IT

IT Services The Confederation College Computer Services Department is responsible for providing all information technology (IT) and audio visual (AV) support services to the College community.

Student Success Centre

Our student services are largely housed in one area known as the Student Success Centre, (located conveniently near the front entrance of the main Shuniah Building at the Thunder Bay campus).

Student Wellness Centre Transition from Fitness Centre

Fitness Centre Transition to New Student Wellness Centre Confederation College is pleased to announce plans to introduce a new Student Wellness Centre to replace our existing facility.&nb


This minimalist page, set as a "private department" exists only so we can grant permissions to SUCCI staff to create webforms on the site, etc. The regular Student Union of Confederation College (SUCCI) site is located at:


Confederation College is committed to preserving, maintaining and living with the environment that

Talisma Campaign History by Department

Admissions Talisma Campaigns

Talisma Campaigns

Admissions Department   2015 - 2016 Application Cycle  December

Teaching and Learning Centre

The purpose of the Teaching and Learning Centre (TLC) is to support and enhance the teaching and learning process.

Testing Centre

The Testing Centre provides services to Confederation College students, applicants, and faculty by administering/supervising various tests and exams, as well as offering proctoring services to other educational institutions and organizations.

Thunder Bay Campus Orientation 2015

NOTE: The following content is from our Orientation 2014 for your general reference only.  Please check back in the f

Training & Development

The Training and Development department provides various services and training to employers.

Tutor Talk - currently CLOSED

Tutor Talk is an online tutoring service where Confederation College students can chat with tutors and receive help with writing papers, editing papers, and APA/ MLA formatting for writing assignments.

Tutoring Services

Your "Academic Success" is an overarching principle behind all student services offered at Confederation College.

Varsity Athletics

SUCCI is proud to support & sponsor Varsity Athletics at Confederation.  The Confederation College Thunderhawks are members of, and compete within the Ontario Colleges Athletic Association (OCAA).

Vice President Academic

Whether you are a current or prospective student, we welcome your interest and participation in our College.  We work hard to provide real life learning opportunities that provide you with the credentials and skills necessary to gain meaningful and rewarding employment in your chosen career.

Website Tutorials, Help, Training & Information

This area is a help/resource area for staff looking to learn more about how to help build, maintain and enhance information on the College website. It also summarizes some of the many tools available, how they work and where they are used ... and it really is quite easy to do (no special skills are required)!

Winter Orientation 2015

 Welcome to Confederation College!   THUNDER BAY ORIENTATION - Winter 2015