Contact North | Contact Nord


About Contact North | Contact Nord

Over 4 million Ontarians in 600 small, remote, rural, Indigenous and Francophone communities across the province can participate in online and distance programs and courses, without leaving their community, from Ontario’s:

  • 24 public colleges
  • 22 public universities
  • 9 Aboriginal Institutes
  • 76 district school boards
  • 200 literacy and basic skills training providers
  • 50 skills development training providers

Staff at our online learning centres across the province provide students and prospective students with information on 1000 online programs and 18,000+ courses.

Students can attend their classes and study from home, or they can use the web conferencing, videoconferencing and audioconferencing platforms available at each online learning centre. Full technical support and assistance are available from the local staff in each centre.

Students have free use of computers with high-speed Internet at local online learning centres to connect to their online courses and complete their course work.

Students have a quiet place to complete their course work, link with other students in informal support groups and write supervised exams.

There is no cost for students to use the local online learning centres.

Contact North | Contact Nord is funded by the Government of Ontario through the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development since 1986.

Nicolas Jerome
Online Learning Recruitment Officer
Agent de recrutement en apprentissage en ligne
240, boul. Centrum Blvd., Unit/unité 1, Orleans, ON
T: 613-830-4357, ext./poste 301 | F: 613-830-4196 | C: 613-294-9795