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Come visit Algoma University. We know you’re going to love it, so we’ll cover most of your travel expenses. So go ahead, book a tour. This is your future.

There are many ways to come experience Algoma University. We highly recommend you come and visit us during the week when classes are happening, so you can get a sense of what campus is like during the day. However, if evenings and weekends are your only opportunity to come for a visit, we’d be happy to accommodate you. On this page, you can explore all of your options.


COVID-19 Update

Please note that campus tours are postponed indefinitely. To learn more about how future students can stay connected with the Algoma U community and visit the campus virtually during social isolation, please visit our Future Students webpage.

For the most up-to-date information regarding Algoma University’s response to COVID-19, visit

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Main Phone: 705-949-2301

Toll Free: 1-888-ALGOMA-U



There Are Many Ways to Visit
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Learn About Us Virtually

We’re very disappointed that we cannot meet you in person, but we thank you for staying safe and helping to flatten the curve. We understand that many of you would like to learn more about what our great university has to offer. Thanks to technology, there are many ways for future students to stay connected with the Algoma U community during social isolation. Find out how Algoma U is the perfect fit for you by attending virtual recruitment events and tours, right from the comfort of your own home.


We encourage everyone to visit Algoma University. We can arrange to have you visit our campus on an individual basis, with your friends and family. Any student wishing to visit campus during the school year will have the unique opportunity of meeting students and faculty, as well as experiencing our campus community. To make sure you get the most out of your time at Algoma U, we’ll gladly personalize your tour to match your interests – you can even sit in on a class or two. Fill out our brief form to schedule a visit now.

A great way to visit Algoma University is with your school. Throughout the school year, we host schools from the Algoma region, who come and take part in a variety of activities on campus. Many also come to campus to use our facilities and services, like our athletics complex and our library. Contact to find out if your school can come for a visit or is scheduled to make an appearance in the future.

So maybe you can’t make it here for a visit. That’s okay. You can take advantage of our virtual tour, which will guide you through the halls, classrooms, and buildings of our Sault Ste Marie campus.

Click here to view the Sault Ste. Marie virtual tour

Click here to view the Brampton virtual tour

Prospective students can also attend our varsity athletics games to get a taste of what campus life and student life is like at Algoma U. We host home basketball and soccer games each year (soccer games are held at Superior Heights Collegiate and Institute School athletics’ complex) on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays. Come check out the games, and cheer on our home teams! Go Thunderbirds, go!

Take a minute to visit our varsity athletics and recreation website will give you up-to-date information on what athletics and recreation is like at Algoma University.

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Learn About Our Campuses

We offer programming in Sault Ste. Marie, Brampton, and Timmins, Ontario. Each campus offers unique student experiences.

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SSM Campus Map

Prospective students attending campus tours should park in the main parking lot closest to the main front building. A code for free exit will be provided.

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Meet with students and faculty, take a class or attend a sporting event – we’ll gladly personalize your tour to match your interests.

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