About Sheridan

Since 1967, Sheridan has been moving undergraduate education ahead—way ahead. With our Creative Campus approach and deep program offerings, we can offer you an amazing learning experience that prepares you for work and life.


Founded in 1967, Sheridan has grown from a local college of 400 students to one of Ontario’s leading postsecondary institutions, educating approximately 22,000 full-time and 17,000 continuing and part-time studies students every year on four campuses in three Ontario cities – Oakville, Brampton and Mississauga. An award-winning institution, Sheridan attracts students from across Canada and around the world. Sheridan’s 160,000+ alumni play a critical role in shaping the future of our society in the fields of arts, business, community service, health, technology, and the skilled trades.

Sheridan at a Glance

Campus Locations

Davis Campus

Our Davis campus is our largest, featuring two Centres of Excellence, a three-storey library and learning commons with open space for collaboration.

Hazel McCallion Campus

Grand and gorgeous, Sheridan's newest campus opened in the fall of 2011 as the home of the Faculty of Business.

Trafalgar Campus

Located in the picturesque, lakeside city of Oakville, our Trafalgar campus bustles with energy.

Skills Training Centre

With 450 full-time students, our Sheridan Skills Training Centre at Trafalgar houses all our skilled trade programs.

Our Creative Campus

Inspiring Creativity

Our Creative Campus means your courses are designed to give you problem solving and critical thinking tools throughout your program, top to bottom. We’re the first undergraduate school to offer a creativity course available to any student in any faculty.

Our Creative Campus

Stimulating Confidence

For creativity to inspire success, it has to be practical and focused. A Sheridan undergraduate education gives you the hard skills to do your job well and the soft skills to put them into action. You learn new ways to think about and tackle challenges, gaining self-confidence along the way.

Our Creative Campus

Affecting Action

A Creative Campus means increasing collaboration between students and professors within programs and across faculties. Through creative collaboration you develop awareness of new possibilities and gain the ability to solve old problems with new thinking.

Our Creative Campus

Growing Great Professors

Our faculty members have many talents, with only one focus: providing you with the richest learning experience possible. Their enthusiasm, training and commitment will help you learn well and excel. Simply put, your education is their inspiration.

Strategic Plan

In 2012, the Sheridan Board of Governors adopted a strategic plan that declared Sheridan will continue to be an outstanding post-secondary educational institution, using our essence of creativity and innovation to forge a new path that meets the future needs of our students, our communities and our country.

Sheridan Brand

Our brand is shaped by our history and our vision for the future. It is a reflection of all that we are, all that we do, and why it matters.

Administration & Governance

Sheridan College is a publicly funded institution overseen by a Board of Governors, which consists of both appointed and elected representatives.


We recognize the need to provide our students, staff and faculty with an environment respectful of the dignity, independence, integration and equality of opportunity of people with disabilities.


In two words, Credibility and Creativity guide our investments in Sustainability. Our motto is “the best way to predict the future, is to invent it”. At Sheridan, sustainability is a theme with many extraordinary variations, part of our daily fabric and decision-making.

Human Rights

Sheridan seeks to foster an environment that supports the dignity, self-esteem and fair treatment of everyone in our community.

Community Employment Services

For 30 years, Sheridan has been successfully uniting employers and employees - experience that makes CES at Sheridan the obvious choice. Through Employment Ontario funding, we are committed to assisting and supporting individuals to get the training, skills and experience to achieve their goals.