SHERIDAN COLLEGE

Canada, Ontario

Established in 1967, Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning is a public college located in Ontario, Canada. The college is also known as the Harvard of Animation and Disney North. It offers more than 120 programs and is renowned for its Animation Program, Journalism, Applied Computing, and Community Studies. The college has three campuses located around the greater Toronto area, Hazel McCallion Campus (Mississauga), Davis Campus (Brampton), and Trafalgar Campus (Oakville). Sheridan annually enrols more than 24,500 full-time students and 18,500 part-time students.

Campus Life

The college is equipped with modern and high-tech infrastructures such as laboratories, smart classes, student centre, libraries, and sports and recreational centre. Sheridan has five research centres that are currently working in 234 research projects, The Centre for Advanced Manufacturing and Design Technologies (CAMDT) located in Davis campus is specialize in manufacturing and design equipment's, the Centre for Elder Research, Screen Industries Research and Training Centre (SIRT) which focuses on the production of 2D and 3D stereoscopic, Centre for Mobile Innovation (CMI), and Entrepreneurship, Discovery and Growth Engine (EDGE) Hub that offers the students the mentorships, co-op working space, and access to early-stage entrepreneurs. For better placement options and on-field experience, Sheridan College has engagement with more than 634 industries. Moreover, on-campus residence facilities are available at the Davis Campus and Trafalgar Road Campus. The college has its own sports team named Sheridan Bruins and is associated with Ontario Colleges Athletic Association (OCAA). The college has currently sports team for both men and women for Basketball, Soccer, Rugby, Cross Country Running, and Volleyball.

Noted Alumni

Many renowned personalities have  graduated from  Sheridan College, Jeanette Atwood (Animator), Svetlana Chmakova (Comic Creator), Samantha Youssef (Disney Animator), and Vera Brosgol (Cartoonist) are some notable alumni of Sheridan College.