Guidance Counsellor Resources

Winter Open House – Saturday, February 3 from 12:00 p.m. until 4:00p.m.


SRAM Fall 2024 applications open January 16, 2024!

Deadline for applications to Round 1 : March 1, 2024, 23 h 59
Round 1 admission answers available on : April 5, 2024
Deadline for applications to Round 2 : April 24, 2024, 23 h 59
Round 2 admission answers available on : May 14, 2024
Deadline for applications to Round 3 : May 29, 2024, 23 h 59
Round 3 admission answers available on : June 15, 2024


Guidance Counsellor Day – Friday, November 3, 2023

Student for a Day

Students can sign up on the website.

Our New Student Guide has moved online

This useful online resource contains all of the information incoming students needs to begin studying at John Abbott College. Information about attendance confirmation and payment, as well as placement testing can also be found here


For any questions, please call us at 514-457-2000. This line is exclusively for Guidance Counsellors. Please do not share this phone number with students or parents.

Please take a few minutes to fill out the following “Guidance Counsellor Contact Form”. We are currently creating a new contact information spreadsheet for all guidance counsellors, and we will use this updated information to stay in touch with you.

Click here to update your information

JAC Viewbook

Contains information on all programs and services offered at John Abbott College. JAC Viewbook

JAC Fact Sheet

Contains numbers and stats about John Abbott College, our program prerequisites, an overview of our student resources and services, and much more. Don’t know much about JAC? This document is a great start! JAC Fact Sheet

Academic Calendar

The Academic Calendar contains every important date for the fall and winter semesters of the current year. ACADEMIC CALENDAR

Getting Started at JAC - New Student Information

This useful online resource contains all of the information incoming students needs to begin studying at John Abbott College. Information about attendance confirmation and payment, as well as placement testing can also be found here.

Course Calendar

The Course Calendar contains a semester-by-semester breakdown of the classes offered in each program, complete with class descriptions. Our new online version allows for easy navigation of the courses offered and ensures that we always have the most up-to-date information for our students.

Pre-University Programs

The pre-university programs at John Abbott College are a gateway to a successful university education.  These two-year (4 semesters) programs provide students with a solid academic foundation and equip them with the proper tools for a smooth transition to university studies.  The pre-university programs combine core courses, which will vary depending on the program of enrolment (see specific program for details), and general education courses.

Career Programs

The career programs at John Abbott College are specifically formatted to give students the knowledge and experience necessary for joining the workforce directly upon graduation. With a more hands-on approach, these programs emphasize the development of skills and aptitudes invaluable to becoming a productive member of the working world. These programs run for a duration of 3 years (6 semesters) and are made up of a fine balance between program-specific core courses and general education courses.

Program Structure

Information about how General Education and concentration courses fit together as a program.


JAC Program Quotas and Grade Cut-offs

This table contains information about our admissions quotas as well as the latest grade cut-offs for each of our programs. Click here

Programs with Special Requirements
JAC Student for a Day

We offer a “Student for a Day” program where high school students can be paired up with a JAC Student Ambassador and spend the day as a JAC student. For information, or to sign up, please contact

Scholarships and Financial Aid

JAC Financial Assistance Services provides all essential information on the different financial assistance programs to which John Abbott students may apply.  FAS provides advice on the options available to students and assistance with the various application procedures for financial aid.

Residence / Housing

John Abbott College offers the finest in on-campus accommodation with our Stewart apartments. The building provides housing to 195 full-time students in fully furnished apartment-style living. The building is connected to the rest of the College allowing easy access to classrooms, the library, as well as the Casgrain Sports Centre. Click here


Phone: (514) 457-6610 ext. 5355, 5358 or 5361

Our Admissions Team:

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