College News and Events

Sault College Honours Graduates at its 2019 Convocation

Over the next two days, friends, family and the Sault College community will join together to celebrate the outstanding accomplishments of Sault College’s newest graduates at its annual spring convocation ceremonies...more

Spring 2019 Convocation Ceremonies Will Be Live Streamed

Sault College Spring 2019 Convocation Ceremonies taking place on Thursday, June 6 and Friday, June 7, 2019 will be live streamed on our Sault College YouTube channel, under videos.

  • Ceremony 1 - Thursday, June 6 at 10:00 am
  • Ceremony 2 - Thursday, June 6 at 2:00 pm
  • Ceremony 3 - Friday, June 7 at 10:00 am
  • Ceremony 4 - Friday, June 7 at 2:00 pm
The videos will remain on the Sault College YouTube channel after the live stream is over.

To access the channel, click on the link below.


Convocation Ceremonies will be held at Sault College Health & Wellness Centre Gymnasium (F1900). Day of ceremonies, free parking will be available on campus in designated areas. Look for the event parking signs. Guest seating is by ticket invitation only. No food or beverages will be allowed inside the convocation ceremony...more

Sault College Welcomes Grade 8 Students

On May 6, 7, and 8, Sault College will be welcoming approximately 900 grade 8 students from the Sault Ste. Marie area to help them get a glimpse into what a future at Sault College could be like!...more

Algoma University, Sault College, Ontario Forest Research Institute and Natural Resources Canada’s Great Lakes Forestry Centre Sign Memorandum of Understanding for Forest Science Research and Education

On Thursday, May 2, Algoma University, Sault College, Natural Resources Canada’s Great Lakes Forestry Centre and the Ontario Forest Research Institute signed a five-year Memorandum of Understanding for Research, Innovation and Education....more

Sault College Men’s Basketball Head Coach Announced

The Sault College Cougars are pleased to announce the recent hiring of Patrick Murray as the Head Coach of the Varsity Men’s Basketball team for the 2019-2020 OCAA season...more

Sault College and the Sault Ste. Marie Region Conservation Authority Sign MOU

Today, representatives from Sault College and the Sault Ste. Marie Region Conservation Authority (SSMRCA) joined together to sign a memorandum of understanding that will support both student learning and collaboration opportunities between the two organizations. The signing, which took place days after celebrating Earth Day, is a symbol of the College's commitment to establishing new and valuable learning opportunities for students while strengthening community relationships, and sustainability within the Algoma Region....more

Sault College Cougars Celebrate Success at Annual Awards Night

Thursday evening the Sault College Cougars celebrated another year in sport at the 52nd Annual Athletic Awards night held at Grand Gardens North. A crowd of 175 student-athletes, coaches, staff and distinguished guests gathered to celebrate another banner season for the Cougars. The event recognized Sault College student-athlete achievements both in and out of the classroom...more

Annual Spring Open House Happening This Weekend

Join us for a chance to win $2,500 towards your tuition* and participate in our Spring Hockey Prospect Skate.

There is no better time to discover all of the amazing things Sault College has to offer than at its annual spring Open House! You're invited to join us in our Health and Wellness Centre on Saturday, April 13, 2019 from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. for a day of learning, excitement and exploration!...more

Registration Open for Three New Online Certificate Programs

Sault College is continuously looking for opportunities to meet the needs of today's learners. To complement this, three new online certificate programs - Addictions and Mental Health Studies, Children's Mental Health, and Nephrology Nursing - are now being offered and registration for the upcoming May session begins today! Register today by calling 705.759.6700 option #3! ...more

Inaugural Auto Service Technician Competition Debuts This Weekend

This weekend, eight students from four Sault Ste. Marie and area high schools will come together to vie for a first place finish in the inaugural Auto Service Technician Competition taking place at Sault College...more

Cougars Make History At The American Collegiate Hockey Association Finals

The Men's Hockey team is ACHA (D3) Champions with a convincing  12 to 3  win against the Grand Valley State University Lakers in Dallas Texas. The GVSU Lakers defeated Michigan State University 4 to 2 in their semi-final to face the Cougars in the finals...more

Let's ERAD: Eliminate Racism and Discrimination by Celebrating Diversity

Today, March 21, the Sault College community united to commemorate an important historical event and the United Nations International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. Events are being held on campus throughout the day to raise awareness and promote a greater understanding of racism and discrimination while celebrating diversity and tolerance. Some of the day’s events include: the sharing of cultural music, turban tie demonstration, henna tattoos, informational booths and activities, and much...more

Statement Regarding Student Voices on Sexual Violence Survey Results

This week the Ontario Government released a summary report on the results of the Student Voices on Sexual Violence Survey. This voluntary survey, which was administered last year to Ontario post-secondary education students at both Colleges and Universities, queried students about their experiences with sexual violence...more

Men’s Clothing Fundraiser (ACHA Nationals Fundraiser)
Sault College Men’s Hockey has the following items available for sale in the Athletic Department:

  • Grey Hoodie - $45.00
  • Grey T-Shirt - $20.00
  • Grey Dry-Fit Tshirt - $25.00
  • *Cash Only*

Celebrating the Real You:
2019 Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards Evening

For the second time this month, Sault College staff,  community members, students and supporters joined together to celebrate the outstanding academic accomplishments of our students at the 46th annual Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards (SBA) night. In addition to highlighting the amazing support of our donors, the evening saw more than 235 students honoured for their commitment to academic excellence and success...more

Sault College Offers Developmental Services Support Certificate Program

Qualifying Students Guaranteed an Interview with Community Living Algoma

Are you passionate about a career in Developmental Services, want to have a positive impact on the lives of those with developmental disabilities and are looking for personal and professional satisfaction? Let Sault College help you turn your passions into your profession by registering for the eight week Developmental Services Support Certificate Program. The program begins May 6, 2019 and tuition is only $500!...more

Sault College Men’s Hockey Team Earns Number One Ranking Heading into the National Championships in Dallas, TX

It was announced to the team, staff and a room full of supporters at Sault College on Thursday night that the Sault College Cougars Hockey team will enjoy the number one seed and get a bye into the ACHA National Championships which takes place in Dallas Texas next month. The Cougars overtook the University of Michigan in the final ranking of the season based on their incredible overall record 23 wins – 2 losses – 1 tie. The Cougars also boast the league’s top point getter Captain Ryan Vendramin, who compiled a remarkable 55 goals 41 assists in 24 games...more.

top Achievers Recognized at Annual President's Academic Excellence Scholarship Ceremony

Sault College proudly takes every opportunity to celebrate its amazing students! Last night was no exception as qualifying top first year students were honoured at the annual President’s Academic Excellence Scholarship Ceremony. More than 145 first year students, each who achieved an overall grade point average of 4.0, were recognized at the ceremony for their outstanding academic achievements...more

Sault College Students Shine At Special Olympics

Excitement was in the air at Sault College as some of our very own Special Olympians were celebrated for their outstanding performances in the recent 2019 Special Olympics Ontario Provincial Winter Games! Community Integration Through Cooperative Education (CICE) students Vincent Coccimiglio and Brandon Fortin competed in the games in curling and snowshoeing respectively, and Kelsey Barss was a flag bearer at the opening ceremonies. Vincent took home a bronze medal, while Brandon brought home both gold and bronze! Kelsey also wowed spectators during her figure skating performance at a recent greyhound game!...more

Tri-Party Agreement Addresses Labour Shortage

Sault College, the F.J. Davey Home and the Sault Community Career Centre have entered a Memorandum of Understanding to collaborate on increasing the number of Personal Support Workers (PSW) in the Sault through local and international student recruitment and education. Each partner has a role to play in supporting the recruitment, education, employment and settlement needs of incoming PSW students....more

Sault College Officially Opens Its Welcoming and Inclusive Equity Room

Today, on the day of Love and surrounded by love, Sault College officially opened its newest space The Equity Room. This welcoming and inclusive room, whose name was chosen by Sault College students through an online poll, is a space for youth who identify somewhere on the rainbow to collaborate ideas, sit with friends, have meetings, brainstorm, study, chat, get inspiration or merely relax...more

Sault College Cougars Open House

When: Tuesday February 19, 2019
Where: Sault College Health & Wellness Centre Gymnasium
Time: 7:00pm - 8:30pm (General info. Meeting begins at 7pm)
Who: Athletes who wish to continue...more

Employment Solutions Joins the Northern Ontario Employment Agencies’ Campaign
as an HR of the North Supporter

Employment Solutions is one of the driving forces involved in a campaign supporting over 30 Northern Ontario Employment Agencies and their successes. The agencies involved are Employment Ontario service providers who continue to showcase their abilities by successfully assisting employers and job seekers throughout Northern Ontario communities with hiring needs or finding gainful employment...more

Sault College Achieves Major Safety Milestone with 1 Million + Hours Without a Lost Time Injury

Sault College has many more reasons to be proud with its recent achievement of more than one million hours worked without a lost time injury! This milestone, which took approximately 14 months to reach, further reinforces the College’s priority and commitment of establishing and maintaining a safe and healthy work environment for all workers...more