St.Lawrence College

St.Lawrence College

Ontario, Canada


Public University


Established in 1967


St. Lawrence College (SLC) is an Applied Arts and Technology College with three campuses in Eastern Ontario: Brockville, Cornwall, and Kingston, which opened in September 1969. There are now around 89 programs available. Students can choose among various St Lawrence College courses which includes Business Administration, Home Economics, Early Childhood Education, Engineering Technology, and Electronics Technician were among the full-time courses available. Nursing, Applied Arts, Community Services, Business, Computer and Engineering Technology, Justice Studies, Health Sciences, Skilled Trades and Apprenticeships, Hospitality and Culinary Arts and more.

There are around 6,700 full-time students and 20,000 part-time students. 255 St Lawrence College international students come from all over the world to take admission in the academic  programs.

Top Reasons to Study in the St.Lawrence College

  • St. Lawrence College scholarships for Aboriginal, First Nations, and Métis students include: Brown's First Nations Opportunities Bursary; Aboriginal Postsecondary Education and Training (amount of the scholarship varies depending upon the course)
  • St Lawrence College has partnership with Barbados Community Colleges, Nagoya University of foreign studies and  University of Florida and Disney International Program for international exchange program 
  •  St. Lawrence College has partnered with Alpha College of Business & Technology in Toronto and Canadian College in Vancouver to offer various affiliate programs.

Rankings for The St.Lawrence College

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These are St Lawrence College World ranking by other organizations are as following:



Best Colleges is National Liberal Arts Colleges


Admissions at The St.Lawrence College

Application Fee


How to Apply at St.Lawrence College

  • Apply online on St. Lawrence College IAS portal
  • Create a new account 
  • Choose your program(s) and documents to upload.
  • Pay the application fee.
  • Send your application in
  • Get your receipt and pay your tuition
  • Receive your Acceptance Letter
  • VISA/Study Permit Application
  • To the IAS portal, upload your VISA/Study Permit.

Note: St Lawrence college application fee is 100 CAD (5986 INR).

Documents Required to Apply to St.Lawrence College

  • Acceptance Offer from College
  • Academic Certificates
  • Transcripts for grades 
  • Passport Copy
  • Passport size photo
  •  English proficiency Score
  • Visa

Exams Accepted By the University

For initial St Lawrence College admission requirement, students must have following English proficiency score of one of the tests:

Programme level

Test name

Graduate programs

  • PTE
  • Cambridge

Note: Above B2 score

Postgraduate Programmes

  • PTE
  • Cambridge

Note: Above B2 score

English Proficiency

Following are the St Lawrence College admission requirements for English proficiency test at St Lawrence College: 


Minimum Score










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Total International Students in the university



St Lawrence College has more than 100000 networks of graduate alumni students living in 75 countries connected to the university. Over 200 alumni serve as guest lecturers, competition judges, and workshop facilitators. Doug Falconer, Monique Mercure. Some of the notable alumni of the college are. William A. Barclay- New York State Assemblyman; Michael Botticelli-Acting Director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy; Gregory W. Carman- former United States Representative from New York, and U.S. Court of International Trade judge; Katherine Clark-current member of the United States House of Representatives from Massachusetts; Susan Collins-current United States Senator of Maine.


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Campus locations

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Transportation in the city

The distance between Kingston Airport (YGK) to reach  St. Lawrence College is only six kilometers. In addition, students can use local bus services directly from the local transit available in Kingston, Brockville and Cornwall. 

Services offered by the university

  • Institutions socialize in newly refurbished buildings, which include student lounges and meeting areas,  renovated libraries with quiet study spaces, and state-of-the-art group study rooms with SMART boards.
  • High-fidelity manikins in new state-of-the-art healthcare simulation labs

Student life

St. Lawrence College is an Eastern Ontario, with campuses in Kingston, Brockville, and Cornwall.

  • Located in the magnificent 1000 Islands, close to the St. Lawrence River, hiking trails, and outdoor leisure areas are accessible to all students. 
  • There are various clubs and administrative councils for students which take care of social, cultural,  physical and intellectual development.
  •  Students can take part in various sports and athletic activities which includes. Basketball, Soccer, Badminton, Rugby and more.

On campus accomodation

St Lawrence College provides On-Campus accommodation facilities to all its students

  • St Lawrence college has single rooms and double rooms occupancy in its on-campus housing as well as communal areas for studying and socializing. All these rooms have AC, TV, internet connection, shared washroom and laundry room


University Faculty:Student Ratio


University Faculty Stats

`St Lawrence college has 829 academic members which include 414 faculty and professors both full-time and part-time. The student-faculty ratio of St Lawrence College is 12:1. Male-female ratio of the college is 46:54


Research opportunities at university

St. Lawrence College participates in community-based research by operating a Research Ethics Board and developing industry innovation projects.

Internship opportunities (Part time job opportunities)

A Co-Op Work Visa is a form of work permit St Lawrence college international students can get to complete a co-op, placement, or internship as part of their degree. In addition,  St. Lawrence University students will be selected annually to participate in an 8-week internship in China.  Moreover, off-campus study semester students will receive academic credit for internship programs. 

Placement - Companies and average salaries offered

University provides placement opportunities with on-campus recruitment as well as collaborative partnerships with ‘Placement Agency Partners’ to find a job. The placement rate of college is 80.1 in addition, the average starting salary of graduate students of St Lawrence College is CAD 43,000 (26,03,219 INR)




100 Portsmouth Ave, Kingston, ON K7L 5A6, Canada

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1. What is the minimum GPA for St. Lawrence College?
St. Lawrence University needs a GPA above 3.6.

2. What is St. Lawrence College's Canada ranking?
According to Webometrics, Lawrence College has been ranked as follows for the year 2020: 116 among Canada's best colleges.

3. Is St Lawrence college a good university?
Yes, St Lawrence college courses are perfect for international students seeking admission in Canada.

4.  What is St Lawrence College known for?
SLC is known for its liberal arts and education program, and it also offers more than 100 full-time programs, in areas that include autism and behavioral science, mental wellness and addictions,.and tourism.

5. Is the English Proficiency test mandatory for admission?
Yes, English proficiency is important for both visa application and admission to the university. So you must prepare and appear for the test.