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This scholarship, in honour of Dr. Phyllis Webstad's visit to Niagara College on September 22, 2022, will support Indigenous students attending Niagara College, providing them with much needed financial support during their first year of college, setting them on a path for success.
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News & Updates

What’s open and closed at Niagara College for Thanksgiving

Please refer to the list below for the status of Niagara College operations, services and learning enterprises for the Thanksgiving Day holiday on Monday, October 10. NC wishes you a happy Thanksgiving long weekend. Campus access: Campus doors will be closed on October 10. Wine Visitor + Education Centre: Retail store, patio and indoor service

Record hiring to support planned and anticipated growth at Niagara College

Niagara College is poised to make key investments in people over the next two years, with record hiring of faculty, staff, administrators, and counsellors and student support staff since the spring. Hiring for new and replacement positions began over the summer and the College filled more than 100 positions before the Fall Term began in

Saundra Patterson Memorial Garden blossoms for one of Niagara College’s most beloved champions

A new English-style garden has taken root at Niagara College to honour the memory of Saundra Patterson – the College’s long-time ‘first lady.’ Saundra, who passed away on January 27, 2021, was the devoted partner of long-time NC President Dan Patterson (now President Emeritus). She is remembered as a champion for NC who supported the