Contact North | Contact Nord

Contact North | Contact Nord is Ontario’s distance education and training network serving more than 600 small, rural, remote, Aboriginal and Francophone communities across the province through its 112 local online learning centres.

Contact North I Contact Nord partners with Ontario’s 24 public colleges, 22 public universities, over 250 public literacy and basic skills and training providers and the government of Ontario to provide local access to education and training opportunities.

Its three portals provide an online learning virtual hub to Ontario students, prospective students, faculty and instructors averaging close to 450,000 unique visits a year:

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Since it was established in 1986, Contact North | Contact Nord has generated and supported 400,000 registrations.

Contact North | Contact Nord is a not-for-profit corporation headquartered in Thunder Bay, Ontario, and is funded by the Government of Ontario.