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Public Comments Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 
Access to Sheridan campuses is limited and proof of vaccination is required. For further information see Sheridan website
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-845-9430 ext 5553
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Primary Contact Jodie Kerr, Indigenous Initiatives Coordinator, Sheridan College Centre for Indigenous Learning and Support; Phone: 905-845-9430 ext 5554; Email:
Alternate Contact Ruth Gaitskell, Assistant to Director, Sheridan College; Phone: 905-845-9430 ext 5553; Email:
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2014 - Indigenous Centre
Funding Provincial
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 
Access to Sheridan campuses is limited and proof of vaccination is required. For further information see Sheridan website 
An inclusive space for all Indigenous (which includes all Status and non-Status, First Nations, Metis, and Inuit) as well as non-Indigenous students to build and foster a sense of community 
New and prospective students: 
* orientation session 
* peer mentors 
* assists prospective students with their application and portfolio when applying to Sheridan 
* help with Pathways into Sheridan 
Financial Aid: 
* Indigenous students may be eligible for specialized government funding  
* will answer questions on financial aid including First Nations Band Funding, Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP), scholarships/bursaries and Inspire  
* opportunities to meet with Elders for support, guidance and teachings 
* an Elder is available every Thursday 
* works closely with the Sheridan recruitment team to let future students know about the diverse programming and Indigenous community at Sheridan
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Durham Region ; Halton Region ; Peel Region ; Toronto ; York Region
Eligibility Indigenous and non-Indigenous students as well as staff, faculty and residents of the GTA
Application Call or email for information
Languages English
Fees None - for Centre services
Site Information
Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
Sheridan College, Trafalgar Road Campus
1430 Trafalgar Rd, Room B127
Oakville, ON L6H 2L1
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Intersection Trafalgar Rd and Upper Middle Rd
Mailing Address c/o Centre for Indigenous Learning and Support
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Indigenous Peoples
HCSD Sub Heading All Services for Indigenous Peoples ; Educational Supports
Service Categories Academic Counselling ~ Indigenous Communities ; College/University Entrance Support ~ Indigenous Communities ; Student Organizations ~ Indigenous Communities

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