"Departments" at Confederation College (auto generated)

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 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

Mission: The Department of Advancement & Communications contributes to a healthy and sustainable College community through the delivery of highly effective strategies, initiatives, brand and relationship management that support the strategic enrolment objectives of Confederation.

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 (efollett.com)

Career and Job Fair 2016

Centre for Policy in Aboriginal Learning

The mandate of CPAL is to provide leadership, advocacy and strategic advisement of community partners, public institutions and governments engaged in advancing 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 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.

Convocation 2016

Convocation is your day.

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

You can help "Change lives through learning." 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.

Distance Education

Distance Education allows students across Ontario to participate in specified classes via internet connection in real time via software-enhanced audio and video conferencing technology. Students access classes from their home, any regional campus or Contact North site  on a specific date and time each week.

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 profession

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

Preliminary Plans for 2017 Wellness Centre The preliminary design phase for the College's new Wellness Centre are now complete.

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).

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

International Education Centre

    The International Education Centre website is located here ...

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 2016 - Grand Prize Package Contest Rules and Regulations * Contest is open to secondary school and prospe

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 Indigenous 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?

Registration Services

  Spring 2016 Web Registration Opens April 18th Registration Services will guide you through your time at Confederation College once you

Research Ethics Board

REB Submission Deadlines & Meeting Dates 2015/16 Meeting Dates:


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

SAFE Campus

Confederation College is committed to maintaining a SAFE and RESPECTFUL campus for everyone.

Sexual Assault / Sexual Violence

 Are You in Danger?Call 911 for Police & Ambulance assistance.Call 922 from a College phone, or 623-0465, for Security assistance on the Thunder Bay 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 implementation.

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 co

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 Thund

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. 


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: www.succi.com


Confederation College is committed to preserving, maintaining and living with the environment that naturally surrounds its campus. The campus of Confederation College has taken large steps to increasing sustainability.

Talisma Campaign History by Department

Admissions Talisma Campaigns

Talisma Campaigns

Admissions Department   2015 - 2016 Application Cycle  December

Teaching and Learning Centre

Testing Centre

Supervised Testing Centre for a wide variety of tests, for both inside the college as well as for external clients.

Training & Development

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

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 ORI

Workforce Development Division

Workforce Development Division includes the following departments of Confederation College: