Studying in Hamilton

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Service at a Glance

Welcome to Hamilton!

We are pleased that you have chosen to study in Hamilton, and have prepared a list of resources to get you started

Start your education

Information for students and parents on schools in Hamilton from kindergarten to adult education. 

  • Elementary/ Secondary school boards (Public, Catholic, French)
  • Private elementary/ secondary schools
  • Community and career colleges, universities
  • Reading, writing, and math training for adults
Visa Requirements for Students

Each college and university sets its own admission standards. 

Connecting to your City
  • Public transportation
  • Volunteering
  • Working in Hamilton
Student apartments available at 191 Main Street West

Full-time students of Mohawk or McMaster can apply to live in the City's student apartments. Units are unfurnished, self-contained bachelor apartments with flexible leases available.

Working in Hamilton

The City of Hamilton welcomes and encourages our international students to remain here to work after graduation. We have compiled a list of school, community and online resources to help you.