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Explore CNA

Check out what CNA has to offer.

Learn about our campuses, access event schedules, explore resources and virtually meet your campus host.

Bay St. George Bonavista Burin Carbonear Clarenville Corner Brook Gander Grand Falls-Windsor Happy Valley-Goose Bay Labrador West Placentia Port aux Basques Prince Philip Drive Ridge Road Seal Cove St. Anthony

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The following should cover most questions you'd have regarding this event. For additional inquiries, feel free to reach out to a Student Development Officer at any of our campuses.

Our In-Person Open House is on November 23, 2022.
9:00 am – 3:00 pm NST for High School visits
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm NST for the public.

Our Online Virtual Open House is on November 24, 2022 from 6:00pm – 8:00pm NST.
If you have registered for our online virtual open house, you will receive a link in your email to join.

Yes! Some sessions from the day will be available here on our Open House website after the event has ended.

Yes! Visit our Program Guide for a complete list of all our offerings. You can filter the results to view online-only offerings!

Each campus is going to have a guided tour of their campus. During this tour, you will learn about their programs, student life, and lots of important information about life as a student at that CNA Campus. Check out your campus of interest to see more information about resources and amenities available.

This depends on many factors as many of our campuses have a variety of different program offerings. Please click one of our campuses and contact the SDO of that campus directly for instructor contact information.
Other ways to reach us include:
Toll-Free number: 1-888-982-2268
Email: info@cna.nl.ca
Live Chat

To apply:
You can access our online application at https://www.cna.nl.ca/application

Do not forget to forward appropriate documents/transcripts and fees to the appropriate campus.
We can send you an application if the above option is not available to you. Please forward us your mailing address by calling 1-888-982-2268 or emailing info@cna.nl.ca

College of the North Atlantic continually accepts applications, we do not have a deadline date, and we have a "first-eligible, first-accepted" policy for most of our programs, provided educational requirements are met for the program.

College of the North Atlantic has the lowest tuition rate in Canada of any post-secondary institution for both Canadian and International students. You can find out more about the costs associated with attending CNA by visiting our admissions page.

You may contact Student Financial Services at:
Tel: 729-5849
Toll Free: 1 888-657-0800
Website: www.gov.nl.ca/studentaid
Email: studentaid@gov.nl.ca

Our website site also has a financial assistance page with additional information on how to apply.

The college maintains residence facilities at the Bay St. George, Burin and Happy Valley-Goose Bay campuses. Students wishing to apply for residence should contact the campuses listed below to obtain an application and should apply directly to the residence office of the appropriate campus.

Bay St. George Campus
The Residence Office
P.O. Box 5400
Stephenville, NF
A2N 2Z6

Burin Campus
The Residence Office
Burin Campus
P.O. Box 370
Burin Bay Arm, NF
A0E 1G0

Happy Valley-Goose Bay Campus
The Residence Office
P.O. Box 1720
Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Labrador
A0P 1E0

Residence space is limited and therefore CNA cannot guarantee a room to everyone who applies. All applications are processed on a first-come, first-served basis only after students have been confirmed in a program at the College.

Each campus also maintains a list of off-campus accommodations available within the area. You can visit a campus page to see their list.

For information on courses that can be transferred from CNA to Memorial University and vice versa please refer to our transfer guides page.

Call the toll free line at 1 (888) 982-2268 or email info@cna.nl.ca and we will refer you to the appropriate campus representative.

CNA offers Academic Advising, Accessibility Services, Counselling Services, Library Services, Financial Assistance, Health and Dental, Day Care Centres, and a variety of student groups and clubs to become involved in.
You can explore all the different student support options here.

CNA offers hundreds of Scholarships, Awards and Bursaries totaling almost $450,000 each year.
The Joyce Family Foundation Bursary Program is open to all high school students in all communities in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador. The bursary program is based on financial need and is open to any student wanting to pursue a CNA post-secondary education. The Joyce Family Foundation Bursary Program will provide financial support from the time of the student application until completion of his or her program.
Our scholarships and awards page can be found here.