Algonquin College

Site: Woodroffe Campus

Service: Student Support Services - Counselling Services

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-727-4723 ext 7200
Fax 613-727-7648
Primary Contact Ben Bridgstock, Manager, Counselling Services; Phone: 613-727-4723 ext 2925; Email:
Alternate Contact Jeff Agate, Associate Director; Phone: 613-727-4723 ext 5245; Email:
Primary Executive Ben Bridgstock, Manager, Counselling Services; Phone: 613-727-4723 ext 2925; Email:
Address & Map
Student Commons Building
1385 Woodroffe Ave, 3rd Floor
Ottawa, ON K2G 1V8
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Services for Registered Students: Counselling Services provides the following services by professional staff: Personal counselling * educational and career counselling * group counselling * consultation * educational and career resources * information for newcomers. Also provides a Tragic Event Response Team * Peer Tutoring * and Study Skills Workshops. 
Career Centre: The computerized Career Centre at the Woodroffe campus is shared with Student Employment Services and includes information on educational and training programs across Canada. To help in career planning, one will find information about occupations, college and university programs, employment statistics, résumé writing, interview preparation, and job-hunting strategies. 
Community Services: Free 30 minute consultation interviews with a counsellor for educational or career planning, offered all year during the day by appointment on an availability basis.
Hours Mon-Thu 8 am-6 pm * Fri 8 am-4:30 pm, Sep-May * Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm, Jun-Aug
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility Registered students (up to 4 months after last semester) * limited services available for prospective students
Application Call to make an appointment
Languages English
Fees None
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Established 1967
Funding Provincial ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 888260643 RR0001 (The Algonquin College Foundation); 888550845 RR0001 (Board of Governors of the Algonquin College of Applied Arts and Technology) ; Fees - Tuition fees
Elections The Board of Governors is appointed.
Date Updated 12 Mar 2018
Service Categories Academic Counselling ~ College/University Students ; Buddy Programs ~ Immigrants (Canada) ~ College/University Students ; Career Counselling ~ College/University Students ; General Counselling Services ~ College/University Students ; Job Search Resource Centres ~ College/University Students ; Student Counselling Services ~ College/University Students ; Study Skills Assistance ~ College/University Students ; Subject Tutoring ~ College/University Students

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