North Island College is honoured to acknowledge the traditional territories of the combined 35 First Nations of the Nuu-chah-nulth, Kwakwaka’wakw and Coast Salish traditions, on whose traditional and unceded territories the College’s campuses are situated.
I feel a strong sense of community at NIC. There is a lot of support available. The Elders in Residence are a real encouragement, keeping me on track and helping me look at the world in a new way.
Elders in Residence
Aboriginal role models who can provide cultural guidance and traditional knowledge
Available to help you explore programs, create an educational plan and secure financial support
Explore options to help fund your education including scholarships, bursaries and band funding
Learn about the wide range of resources available to help you reach your goals
Aboriginal Student Lounges
Spaces where Aboriginal students can connect with each other, Elders and advisors
Connect with other students and participate in activities, councils and student-led events
Find information on programs, courses, training services and Aboriginal priority admission
Learn about NIC’s partnerships with Aboriginal communities to meet regional needs
Aboriginal Education News
The latest Aboriginal news and events in one place