Student Life

Thank you for choosing to continue your post-secondary education in North Bay. We hope you will enjoy your time in our community. In addition to the information you may have already gathered through the Nipissing University and Canadore College websites, here are a few additional basics.

With a large variety of sporting options, you are bound to find something to do to stay fit and enjoy your leisure time in North Bay. The City has 3 arenas, a YMCA with pool, a downhill ski hill in the centre of the City, cross-country ski and snowshoe trails, fitness studios, and so much more.

Shopping facilities from small boutiques to large name brand stores will keep you in style for all 4 seasons.

North Bay is home to a number of museums, art galleries and theatres that you can explore during your free time.

Visit Things to see and do for additional information, including all the news on the Nipissing Lakers & Canadore Panthers athletics sports activities.

Transit Services North Bay has regularly scheduled bus service to and from the University and College to all areas of the City.

For health related information, the North Bay Parry Sound District Health Unit is the place to source information on after hours walk-in clinics, immunization clinics etc.

For information on off campus student housing, please take a peek at this: Off Campus Living and Housing information

And the City’s Good Neighbour Handbook will help ensure positive neighbourly relations. Visit Good Neighbour Handbook