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Algonquin College

Site: Woodroffe Campus - 3rd Flr

Service: Student Support Services - Counselling Services

Alternate Name OCR
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Nepean
Address & Map
Student Commons Building
1385 Woodroffe Ave, 3rd Flr
Ottawa, ON K2G 1V8
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Intersection Baseline Rd and Woodroffe Ave
Mailing Address c/o Doug Stringer 
1385 Woodroffe Ave, 3rd Flr 
Ottawa, ON K2G 1V8
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Pay parking lots * parking meters * parking permits
Description and Services
Description (Service) Services for Registered Students: Counselling Services provides the following services by professional staff: Personal counselling * educational and career counselling * group counselling * consultation * educational and career resources * and Study Skills Workshops. 
Career Centre: The computerized Career Centre at the Woodroffe campus is shared with Student Employment Services and includes information on educational and training programs across Canada. To help in career planning, one will find information about occupations, college and university programs, employment statistics, résumé writing, interview preparation, and job-hunting strategies. 
Community Services: Free 30-minute consultation interviews with a counsellor for educational or career planning, offered all year during the day by appointment on an availability basis.
Hours Mon-Thu 8 am-6 pm * Fri 8 am-4:30 pm, Sep-Apr * Mon-Fri 8 am-4:30 pm, May-Aug
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility Registered students * limited services available for prospective students
Application Attend walk-in service, available Mon-Thu 9 am-4 pm and Fri 9 am-3 pm
Languages English
Fees None
Service Categories Academic Counselling ~ College/University Students ; Career Counselling ~ College/University Students ; General Counselling Services ~ College/University Students ; Job Search Resource Centres ~ College/University Students ; Student Counselling Services ~ College/University Students ; Study Skills Assistance ~ College/University Students ; Subject Tutoring ~ College/University Students
Waiting List No
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-727-4723 ext 7200
Fax 613-727-7648
Primary Contact Doug Stringer, Manager, Counselling Services and Spiritual Centre; Phone: 613-727-4723 ext 6465
Alternate Contact Ben Bridgstock, Director, Student Support Services; Phone: 613-727-4723; Email:
Other Details
Established 1967
Funding Provincial ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 888260643 RR0001 (The Algonquin College Foundation); 888550845 RR0001 (Board of Governors of the Algonquin College of Applied Arts and Technology) ; Fees - Tuition fees
Elections The Board of Governors is appointed.
Resources Website
Accreditation Yes, by the Ministry of Colleges and Universities

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