Application FAQs


  • Is Canada expensive?

    Canada is chosen year after year as one of the best countries in the world in which to live. Most Canadians enjoy a high standard of living yet food and housing prices are considerably lower than those in the United States and Europe. For more information on costs of living in Canada visit

  • Are Canadian people friendly?

    Yes, Canada is one of the friendliest and welcoming nations in the world. Canadian people love to meet people from other countries and enjoy learning about other cultures. Canada is a land of opportunity and abounds with economic prosperity, world-famous health care and clean air / environment.

  • How much will it cost to study at SOC?

    Hamilton has the lowest cost of living of all major cities in Canada and our tuition fees are up to 35% lower than other schools.

  • Where is Southern Ontario Collegiate (SOC)?

    SOC is located in the City of Hamilton, the third largest city in the province of Ontario. Hamilton is 1 hour from the City of Toronto and 1 hour from Niagara Falls. Hamilton, home to world-class McMaster University, is safe, quiet and friendly. To learn more about Hamilton go here.

Southern Ontario Collegiate

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Southern Ontario Collegiate

28 Rebecca Street

Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, L8R 1B4

Tel: 905.546.1500 or 905.546.1501;

Fax: 1-866-875-2619