College News and Events

Sault College Helps Local Businesses with Part-time Employment Hiring

(Sault Ste. Marie, ON September 11, 2019) – Are you a local company looking to fill part-time employment vacancies? Sault College and the Student Job Centre are here to help! Student Job Centre staff aim to build and strengthen employer relationships within the community while helping Sault College students uncover part-time employment opportunities...more

Locker Rental

(Sault Ste. Marie, ON August 29, 2019) – Registered students who have selected the optional Locker Ancillary Fee may rent a locker on the mySaultCollege Portal by selecting the Locker Rental Selection link on the Admissions and Registrations section of the Records tab.

  • Login to the mySaultCollege portal (
  • Click on the Records tab
  • Click on the Locker Rental Selection link on the Admissions and Registrations tab

Fall Tryout Dates for our Cougars Varsity teams

(Sault Ste. Marie, ON August 12, 2019) – Check out the upcoming fall tryout dates for our Cougars varsity teams ...more

Registration Opening Soon For Eight New Online Certificate Programs

(Sault Ste. Marie, ON August 8, 2019) – Sault College is continuously looking for opportunities to further diversify its online program and course offerings. With eight new online certificate programs added to the roster, Sault College is now offering over 30 online certificate options for learners! ...more

Sault College Hairstyling Program Hosts 5th Annual Hair’s To You Fundraising Event and Show

(Sault Ste. Marie, ON July 18, 2019) – Tickets for the 5th annual Hair’s To You fundraiser dinner and wig fashion show are on sale now! Taking place on Tuesday, July 30, 2019 at Grand Gardens North, this fundraising event supports the College’s Hairstyling Program’s Hair’s To You initiative which helps those affected by hair loss as a result of cancer treatment. ...more

Register Today for the 4th Annual Sault College Golf Classic

(Sault Ste. Marie, ON July 8, 2019) – Summer is here and what better way to enjoy the warm weather than out on the golf course! Make your mark on the green at the 4th annual Sault College Golf Classic taking place on Monday, July 22, 2019...more

President Common Reappointed

(Sault Ste. Marie, ON July 3, 2019) – The Board of Governors of Sault College has voted unanimously to renew the contract of President Dr. Ron Common to continue until August 2023...more

Start Your Amazing Adventure at Sault College’s New Waterfront Adventure Centre

(Sault Ste. Marie, ON June 28, 2019) – Get ready to launch an amazing adventure at Sault College’s new Waterfront Adventure Centre! The College’s newest addition is now open to the public and ready to offer fun activities for every kind of adventurer...more

Sault College and Algoma University Sign Additional Pathway Agreements

(Sault Ste. Marie, ON June 5, 2019) – Today, representatives from Sault College and Algoma University joined together to sign new “2+1” and “2+2” Academic Pathway to support enhanced student mobility between the College and the University.

The expanded partnership between Sault Ste. Marie’s two post-secondary institutions builds on the number of enhanced transfer pathways available to students who wish to complete a Sault College diploma then seamlessly transition to Algoma University to complete a degree in a related subject area.

Pathways announced today include:

Sault College Diploma Program Algoma University Degree Program
Computer Programmer Bachelor of Computer Science
“2+1.5” (includes online bridging course component)
Computer Program Analyst Bachelor of Computer Science
“2+1” (includes online bridging course component)
General Arts and Science - University Transfer Bachelor of Arts Honours in English, History,
Political Science, Psychology and Sociology “2+2”

Similar agreements signed in late January generated considerable interest from Sault College students and grads with applications up by 28% compared to 2018. At the time, the two schools signed “2+2” agreements in the following program areas:

Sault College Diploma Program Algoma University Degree Program
Business - Accounting
Bachelor of Business Administration
Adventure Recreation and Parks Technician, Fish
and Wildlife Conservation Technician, Forestry
Technician, Natural Environment Technician
Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science
Police Foundations Bachelor of Arts in Law and Justice

All agreements streamline and harmonize the student experience so that credits are directly acknowledged and accepted.

The new “2+2” and “2+1” Pathway agreements align with both institutions’ strategic priorities to expand postsecondary access and enhance the overall educational experience for students. Both institutions are committed to working with regional partners and all levels of Government to expand postsecondary access, stimulate socio-economic growth, and encourage the development needed to support current and future workforce and leadership capacity needs in Ontario.

For more information on these pathways please go to:

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

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