Seneca College

Seneca College educates more than 100,000 students, making it the largest college in Canada. The College has several campuses located in the Greater Toronto Area. The Newnham campus, located at finch and 404 highway, is the primary campus, with some administrative functions housed at the Markham campus. Seneca also has two residence buildings, a 1,000-bed residence located at Newnham Campus, and a 233-bed residence located at King Campus.


Seneca offers programs in over 260 fields of study. Some programs offer co-op options, while others include a mandatory co-op period prior to graduation. Work placement assistance to students upon graduation is also offered.

Seneca College also has more than 70 transfer agreements with universities throughout the world including countries such as Australia, Canada, England, South Africa, and the U.S.A. These agreements allow students to apply their college education to obtain credit towards a university degree.

Seneca College Faculties and Schools

Faculty of Applied Arts & Health Sciences

School of Animal Health
School of Community Services
School of Early Childhood Education
School of English and Liberal Studies
School of Health Sciences
School of Public Safety and Police Studies
School of Recreation
School of Underwater Skills

Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering Technology

Agilent Technologies Institute
Centre for Advanced Technologies
Centre for the Built Environment
School of Aviation and Flight Technology
School of Biological Sciences & Applied Chemistry
School of Civil Engineering Technology
School of English and Liberal Studies
School of Electronics and Computer Engineering Technology
School of Fire Protection Engineering Technology
York / Seneca Institute for Mathematics, Science, and Technology Education

Faculty of Business

Centre for Financial Service
School of Accounting & Finance
School of Fashion & Merchandising
School of English and Liberal Studies
Centre for Human Resources
School of Business Management
School of International Business
School of Legal and Public Administration
School of Marketing and e-Business
School of Office Administration
School of Tourism

Faculty of Information Arts & Technology

School of Communication Arts
School of Computer Studies
School of English and Liberal Studies
Faculty of Continuing Education
Faculty of Workforce Skills Development

Seneca College Campuses

Newnham campus

Newnham Campus is the academic and administrative centre of Seneca College. Located on the north side of Finch Avenue at Hwy. 404 (Don Valley Parkway) and Finch Avenue East, Newnham Campus is one of the largest college campuses in Canada. It houses full-time and part-time programs in Applied Arts, Business and Technology, as well as the Seneca Student Residence.

Map of Newnham Campus Location

Markham campus

Seneca’s 10-storey Markham Campus is a learning facility with electronic classrooms, a computer commons, library, cafeteria, fitness centre, book store and flexible student learning spaces. The Campus offers programs in Business Administration, Information Systems, General Business, Marketing, Marketing Administration, Brand Management, Business Intelligence, Interactive Marketing, Marketing Management, and Business Computer Studies.

Other non-business administration programs include Tourism and Travel, and Aviation and Flight Technology.

Map of Markham Campus Location

King campus

King City Campus Is housed in the Eaton Hall manor, which is located on 282 hectares of woods, lakes and fields, this campus offers students a broad range of study programs, including: Business, Early Childhood Education, Law Enforcement, Nursing, Social Service Worker (and Gerontology), Tourism Studies, Golf Course Technician, Environmental Landscape Management, Recreation and Leisure Services, Recreation Facility Management, and Veterinary Technician.

It is also offers training in the field of SCUBA and Surface Supplied Commercial Diving.

Map of King Campus Location

Seneca at York University Campus

Seneca at York Campus includes the Stephen E. Quinlan Building and the Technology Enhanced Learning Building, situated on the Keele Campus of York University.

Map of Seneca@York Campus

Buttonville Airport campus

Buttonville is the home of Seneca’s fleet of aircraft and flight training devices, utilized for training by students registered in the Aviation and Flight Technology Program. All in-flight training is undertaken through the facilities at the Buttonville Airport. Classroom-based instruction is divided between Markham and Buttonville Campuses.

Map of Buttonville Campus Location

Jane campus

Students on this campus are registered in pre-apprenticeship programs for Tool and Die Maker, Precision Machining and Mould Maker trades. The building can be seen from the westbound collector lanes of Highway 401.

Map of Jane Campus Location

Newmarket campus

The Newmarket Campus offers community-based services delivered by Seneca College, the YMCA and the Canadian Hearing Society (CHS). Programs include employment services for adults, academic upgrading and computer skills training. The YMCA offers youth programs and information on recreational activities and community programs. The CHS offers numerous support services for the hearing impaired in York Region.

Map of Newmarket Campus Location

Yorkgate campus

Students at the Yorkgate Campus can learn at their own pace with customized programs in academic upgrading and office systems. The Literacy and Basic Skills program is available, as are a variety of provincial and federal programs. The Employment Resource Centre offers assisted services and extended hours on evenings and Saturdays. The facility is located on the second floor of the Yorkgate Mall at Finch Avenue West and Jane Street.

Map of Yorkgate Campus Location

Directions and Map to Seneca College Newnham Campus

By Car

From the South

Take DON VALLEY PKWY NORTH (becomes HWY 404) and take the FINCH AVENUE EAST exit
Turn LEFT onto FINCH AVE EAST
Turn RIGHT at the second set of lights into the College entrance road

From the North via Hwy 404

Take HWY 404 SOUTH toward TORONTO and take the FINCH AVENUE EAST exit
Turn RIGHT onto FINCH AVENUE
Turn RIGHT at the first set of lights into the College entrance road

From the North via Hwy 400 (via 407)

Take HWY 400 SOUTH toward TORONTO and take the HWY 407 ETR exit
Travel EAST on HIGHWAY 407 ETR and take the HWY 404 SOUTH exit toward TORONTO
Take the FINCH AVENUE exit
Turn RIGHT onto FINCH AVENUE
Turn RIGHT at the first set of lights into College entrance road

From the East

Take HWY 401 WEST toward TORONTO and take the DON VALLEY PKWY/HWY-404 exit toward Newmarket
Travel NORTH on HWY 404 and take the FINCH AVENUE exit
Turn LEFT onto FINCH AVE EAST
Turn RIGHT at the second set of lights into the College entrance road

From the West

Take the Q.E.W. toward TORONTO and take the HWY 427 exit toward HWY 401.
Travel on HWY 427 NORTH and take the HWY 401 EAST exit
Travel on HIGHWAY 401 EXPRESS EAST and take the HWY 404 exit toward NEWMARKET
Travel NORTH on HWY 404 and take the FINCH AVENUE exit
Turn LEFT onto FINCH AVE EAST
Turn RIGHT at the second set of lights into the College entrance road

By Public Transit TTC

From Finch subway station, take any 39 Finch bus (except E) to Seneca Hill Drive, proceed to the campus

Map of Newnham Campus Location

Video of Seneca College

Contact Seneca College

Admissions – General

416.491.5050 ext. 2800
Fax: 416.493.3958
E-mail: admissions at senecac.on.ca

Admissions – International

416.491.5050 ext. 2638
E-mail: InternationalAdmissions at senecac.on.ca

Admissions – King Campus: 416.491.5050 ext. 5013
Career Services: 416.491.5050 ext. 6007
Counselling: 416.491.5050 ext. 2900
Parking: 416.491.5050 ext. 2867

Financial Aid

King 416.491.5050 ext. 5012
Newnham 416.491.5050 ext. 2480
Markham 416.491.5050 ext. 7422
Seneca@York 416.491.5050 ext. 3011
E-mail: finaid.info@senecac.on.ca

Registration and Records

E-mail: registration.inquiries at senecac.on.ca
King 416.491.5050 ext. 5016
Markham 416.491.5050 ext. 7434 or 7435
Newnham 416.491.5050 ext. 2495
Seneca@York 416.491.5050 ext. 3007

Residences

Newnham
416.491.8811
E-mail: seneca.newnham at stayrcc.com

King
905.833.1650
E-mail: seneca.king at stayrcc.com

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