College faculty strike begins; all academic and apprenticeship programs suspended

As of Monday, October 16, College faculty in Ontario represented by OPSEU are on strike. This strike includes faculty at Niagara College. As a result of the strike, all academic and apprenticeship programs at Niagara College are suspended and classes are cancelled. Niagara College campuses remain open, and all non-academic services and activities continue to Read more »

Important Notice – Bargaining Updates

The Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU), which represents college faculty in Ontario, has served notice that it will begin a province-wide college faculty strike beginning Monday, October 16. OPSEU has rejected the final offer from the bargaining team representing Ontario’s 24 colleges. If a strike occurs, all academic and apprenticeship programming will be suspended, Read more »

Niagara College to offer Canada’s first postsecondary credential in Commercial Cannabis Production

Responding to a need for skilled graduates who are knowledgeable in the complex regulations and requirements of an emerging industry, Niagara College will launch a Graduate Certificate program in Commercial Cannabis Production in 2018 – Canada’s first postsecondary credential in the production of commercial cannabis. The program, which was approved by the Ministry of Advanced Read more »

What’s open/closed at NC for Labour Day, Sept. 4 – Teaching Brewery and WVEC remain open

Please note that Niagara College will be closed for Labour Day on Monday, September 4 with limited access to campus facilities. The Niagara College Teaching Winery, Brewery and Wine Visitor + Education Centre retail stores will remain open. Students accessing classrooms or specialized labs at the Welland and Niagara-on-the-Lake campuses must have faculty authorization and Read more »