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St. Lawrence, Kingston

Kingston, Canada

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Public University

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Established in 1967

About

Established in 1967, St. Lawrence College is a public college of applied arts and technology in Ontario, Canada. With more than 100 full-time programmes, St. Lawrence College expands to three distinctive campuses in Kingston, Brockville and Cornwall. While Brockville is a slight small campus, Kingston and Cornwall serve as the main campus of St. Lawrence College

With over 8000 full time and around 20,000 part-time students, St. Lawrence is the ultimate hub of diversified education supporting a comprehensive learning environment in both online and offline mode. Specialising in Applied Arts, St. Lawrence also offers degree programmes along with professional certificate programmes in various niches including Business, Community Services, Health Sciences, Hospitality, Culinary Arts, Science and Computing, Justice studies and Skilled Trade.

Top Reasons to Study in the St. Lawrence, Kingston

A few reasons to choose St. Lawrence College as your alma mater are,

  • Wide prospects of diversified education.
  • Part-time programmes, Professional Learning courses.
  • Corporate Training Services.
  • Extensive Online education for distant students.
  • Integrated internship opportunities.
  • Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. 

Cost of Studying at St. Lawrence, Kingston

Average tuition fee

Reasonable

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Living expenses

Average living expenses (Bachelors)

CA$11,700

Average living expenses (Masters)

CA$11,700

Rankings for The St. Lawrence, Kingston

More rankings for this university

St. Lawrence College is one of the best-ranked institutions in Canada. According to the webometrics for 2020, St. Lawrence ranks 116th among the Top colleges in Canada. 

Admissions at The St. Lawrence, Kingston

Application Fee

CA$95 - CA$100


How to Apply at St. Lawrence, Kingston

St.Lawrence College application process is conducted online. 

  • Students are advised to apply through the common application form online through Ontario College Application Service (OCAS). And international students are required to apply through the International Application Service (IAS). 
  • After completing the choice filling, the students are required to pay a non-refundable fee of 100 CAD( INR 5,962) to submit the application form. 
  • The students will receive a Letter of Acceptance on behalf of the College and the admission process will be completed with their acceptance and tuition fees payment. 
  • The deadline for Winter 2022 acceptance is May 1st 2022 and June 27, 2022, marks the admission requirements completion due date. 

Documents Required to Apply to St. Lawrence, Kingston

Upon completion of the acceptance process, the students are required to send in a list of documents for admission. 

  • Official high school transcripts.
  • GPA Scores.
  • GED Scores.
  • SAT/ACT scores (optional).
  • Standard Language Proficiency Test scores.
  • Updated Resume / CV (for graduate).
  • Letter of Recommendation (at least 3).
  • Financial documents (for financial aid and scholarships).
  • Passport Copy.

Exams Accepted By the University

The following examinations and English Proficiency Tests are accepted as per the St. Lawrence College admission requirements.

Programmes

Students

Exams Accepted





Graduate Certificate and Degree 

Domestic

SAT/ACT (Optional)




International

IELTS (6.5)

TOEFL -iBT (83)

TOEFL -Cbt (220)

PTE (60)

 


College Certificate, Diploma, Advanced Diploma 

Domestic

SAT/ACT (Optional)



International 

IELTS (6)

TOEFL - iBT (78)

TOEFL -Cbt (213)

PTE(55)





BBA

Domestic

SAT/ACT (Optional)





International

IELTS (6.5)

TOEFL-iBT (88)

TOEFL - Cbt(230)

TOEFL - PBT (570)

PTE (60)

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Courses

Students

2

Yocketers applied

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Yocketers admitted

26

Yocketers interested


Yocketer profiles

Harshil Bhadang

Harshil Bhadang

Hospitality

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Fall 2021

Prajakta Dhawale

Prajakta Dhawale

Business Analytics

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Fall 2022

Ravindra Kolagatla

Ravindra Kolagatla

Business Analytics

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Fall 2022

Krishna Sureddy

Krishna Sureddy

Computer Programming and Analysis

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Fall 2021

Vikhyat Raghumanda

Vikhyat Raghumanda

Business Analytics

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Fall 2023

Karishma Changlani

Karishma Changlani

Business Administration - Human Resources

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Fall 2022


Alumni

With over 100,000 alumni scattered across 75 countries, St. Lawrence college is a close-knit community. Connected through the Alumni and Development office, the st. Lawrence alumni get to enjoy a plethora of college services. Notable alumni from St. Lawrence College include Monique Mercure, Doug Falconer, Yu Xiang Quan, Bill Buxton, Cory Trainor and others. 

Campus

Campus locations
Kingston


Transportation in the city

Kingston is well connected to the rest of the state. St. Lawrence college is at a convenient distance from three airports nearby - Kingston, Toronto and Ogdensburg International Airport. However, the entire city is served by the Kingston Public Transit service. St. Lawrence offers its students concession for public transport usage. Full-time students can purchase bus passes directly from the local transit points as per convenience. 

As a part of St. Lawrence college's commitment to sustainable and active transportation, the college offers intracampus transportation service with 22 new installed Electric Vehicles (EV). The transportation is available for St. Lawrence employees, students and community members to use with regular charging and parking fees across the campuses.


Services offered by the university

Along with an outstanding career environment, St. Lawrence College offers an array of services to its students, including 

  • Academic and Student Success Cell.
  • Financial supports.
  • Comprehensive housing service.
  • Exclusive libraries.
  • Information Technology service.
  • Health and wellness centres.
  • Community engagement.
  • Intracampus transport service.

Student life

Besides the brilliant academic prospects, the student life at St. Lawrence College is quite vibrant and lovely. The students get to enjoy a wide bandwidth of activities on and off-campus. The lovely campus life includes

  • OCAA accredited sports and athletic teams.
  • Indigenous services.
  • Registered student government bodies.
  • Students engagement centre.
  • Career services.
  • Peer tutoring.
  • Student success facilitators. 
  • Fitness centres.
  • Hairstyling and Aesthetics (training salons)
  • Student Rights and Responsibilities Office.
  • Positive space for LGBTQ2S+ communities and allies. 
  • Fully furnished residences, off-campus housing and homestay.

On campus accomodation

St. Lawrence college offers comprehensive housing facilities for all its students. Apart from traditional residential spaces, St. Lawrence also provides due assistance for students choosing off-campus accommodation or homestay. Though the on-campus accommodation is scrutinised by the institution, the college takes no responsibility for off-campus and homestay options. The Canada Homestay Network (CHN) manages the homestay option on behalf of St. Lawrence College.


Faculty

University Faculty Stats

St. Lawrence college is a close-knit community with around 8000 full-time students and 583 full-time faculties. The current student to faculty ratio stands at 12:1.

Opportunities

Research opportunities at university

Ranked among the top 50 research colleges in Canada, St. Lawrence College programmes are extensively curated for an exciting career ahead. St. Lawrence College encourages students to support community-based research projects. The Industry Innovation and Research Centre aspires the students to take up projects in various niches on multi-site research projects. Some of the prime institutions to collaborate with St. Lawrence for research opportunities are 

  • St. Lawrence College Sustainable Energy Applied Research Centre
  • Centre for Behavioural Studies
  • Qubit Sustems Inc.
  • Food Cycle Science.

Internship opportunities (Part time job opportunities)

Students at St. Lawrence College are offered the flexibility to apply for a wide range of internship opportunities to support their academic and career prospects. St. Lawrence college's cooperative education and internships are focused on combining classroom knowledge with a real-world practical work environment. Apart from traditional internship programmes and career fairs and events, some of the companies in collaboration are 

  • PwC
  • Octane Biotech Inc.
  • Chadwick Engineering
  • BPE Group of Companies
  • Anchor Concrete
  • Canadian Federation of Students.

Placement - Companies and average salaries offered

With a graduate placement rate of 88.8% within a year of graduation, the median salary of a St Lawrence graduate is USD 52,000(INR ).

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FAQs

1. What is the St. Lawrence College acceptance rate?
St. Lawrence College is very selective with a current acceptance rate of 47.3% 

2. What is the minimum GPA required to get into St. Lawrence College?
Applicants are required to have a 3.6 GPA on a 4.0 scale to be considered for admission to St. Lawrence College.

3. What is the St. Lawrence College tuition fee?
The average tuition fee for domestic students at St. Lawrence College is 2,423CAD (INR 1,44,455) and for international students is 11,410CAD (INR 6,80,245). 

4. What is the estimated time required for the St. Lawrence College admission process for international students to be completed?
St. Lawrence College usually has an average application processing time of 2-3 weeks. The whole admission process for international students takes a month or two including documentation, student VISA, and fee deposition. 

5. What is the average living cost at St. Lawrence College for international students?
Canada is quite a reasonable place for students to live. The average living cost at St. Lawrence for an international student is approximately 26,000 CAD (INR 15,50,076)