Every February, more than 1,000 high school students from across the North Island discover and explore unique opportunities at our annual NIC Open House events in the Comox Valley and Port Alberni.
You’ll discover our programs through interactive classroom experiences, lab and studio tours, meet faculty and ask questions.
2020 Open House
Port Alberni: Wednesday, February 19
Comox Valley: Thursday, February 20
What to Expect
You’ll spend a full day discovering and exploring opportunities at NIC and beyond as you:
- Explore university arts & sciences, business, fine arts & design, health & human services, technology, trades, tourism & hospitality
- Discover our programs through interactive classroom experience, where you’ll have a chance to meet the instructors, ask questions, and engage in unique presentations
- Hear special keynote speakers from adventurers and authors to award winning teachers as they share their own journeys of exploration and discovery after high school
How to prepare for Open House: Comox Valley
Review the Open House Guide and note which sessions interest you. Use the Open House Planner to map your day. Open the sample planner to see an example.
Open House Guidebooks
2019 Comox Valley
2019 Port Alberni
Comox Valley Open House 2017
Port Alberni Open House 2017