Guidance & Career Information for High School & Beyond
Guidance & Career Information
Career Cruising – An interactive career resource designed for people of all ages. If you want to find the right career, explore different career options, or plan future education and training, you've come to the right place! Note: requires NBS username and password
The College Board – Information on the SATs (Scholastic Aptitude Tests) required for admission into American colleges and universities. You can find test dates and locations, register on-line, and take practice tests.
Independent Learning Centre – A recognized leader in distance education, creates and delivers an accessible, dynamic, and varied suite of English and French resources to the learners of Ontario.
Ontario School Counsellor's Association (OSCA) – Provides links to just about anything you'd like to know about your education and career options. For example, you can find information about universities and colleges, scholarships, career self-assessments, resume writing, and study tips.
eINFO – Gives you the most up-to-date information about the programs and universities that interest you most.
Ontario University Application Centre (OUAC) – Apply for Ontario universities here. There are also direct links to other resources on the Web that may be of interest.
Student Loans, Awards & Grants
Canada Student Loans Programs
National Student Loans Service Centre
Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP) – Access general information, apply online as well as check the status of your application, find out about the Ontario Student Opportunity Grant, and check to see if a particular institution is approved for OSAP.
Scholarships Canada – Extensive database to find scholarships, student awards, bursaries and grants. You'll also find information about student loans, applications and budget planning.
studentAWARDS.com – Information on scholarships, loans and cash awards.
Also available in French at Boursetudes.com.
CanLearn – interactive site that contains a Student Financial Planner section where you'll find an online Cost Calculator, a Student Loan Estimator, a Debt Free Guide, and a brochure called Getting the Money you Need.