Equal Opportunity Deadlines are:
Ontario Colleges – Feb. 1, 2018
Please remember to apply early as delays can be experienced near the deadline date. Please visit the DHS guidance office if you need any help or have questions regarding applying.
Ontario Universities – Jan. 17, 2018
The January 17th deadline to apply through the Ontario University Application Centre (OUAC) is fast approaching.
OUAC is asking that if you have not yet submitted your 101 application to please do so as soon as possible to avoid the frustration of slower online response times and delays.
OUAC has also also advised us that payment made by credit card is processed immediately whereas payment made by online banking may take a few days to process. You will not be able to view or make changes until payment is processed.
Please make an appointment in the guidance office to complete your application.
Out of Province – Varies
SAT Dates at DHS – 2017/18
November 4, 2017
May 5, 2018
Register at www.collegeboard.com
Information is now out for the Confederation Bound: Early Acceptance Program. Dryden High can refer up to 5 students who are in grade 11. The deadline to submit your application is February 23, 2018
The program is designed to encourage grade 11 students to consider a future at Confederation College. Students accepted will receive an Entrance Award of $1000.00 paid in 2 installments. Students will register in grade 12 through the Ontario Colleges Application Service and must meet the admission requirement of their chosen program. Some programs are excluded from this offer.
Grade 11 students considering Confederation College can stop by the guidance office for an application and more information.
Confederation Bound Early Acceptance Program
Many Post-Secondary Institutions are offering Open Houses and Introductory Events, please check your University/College website for additional information.
University of Manitoba is holding their annual day for High School Students and Families on Thursday, February, 22, 2018. Learn more and register at umanitoba.ca/openhouse
Many Ontario Colleges and Universities have open houses during high school’s March Break. Check out their websites to see what is happening at the university or college you are interested in.
Universities and Colleges will be visiting DHS throughout the year. Information on upcoming presentations will be listed here. If you are interested please sign up in the Guidance Office.
Local Bursary/Scholarship are posted in early April. Please watch the Local Scholarships and Bursaries link in the black box above. Outside financial awards may be available, and have a variety of deadlines, please check the link for external information and remember this is not a complete list.
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