Upper School
Guidance & University Counselling

Counselling Services

• Academic support and counselling for any student need.
• Small group and individual meetings.

• Information on applying to universities around the world.
• Advice and support on all aspects of college admissions processes, including    scholarships, financial aid, athletics, and essays.
• Management of all school related documents that may be needed for college  admissions, summer study, and internships.
• Private, online portal to help facilitate school-to-home communication and electronic  application submission.
• Counsellors also work closely with teachers and resident staff to provide support for  individual students, as needed.
• Extended guidance services built into Grade 10 Careers curriculum focused on self-  discovery.
• Support through smooth transition to Upper School from Grade 8.
P.O. Box 3013, 2 Ridley Road St. Catharines, Ontario L2R 7C3 Canada 905 684 1889
With more than 700 students from 60 countries, the largest boarding programme in Ontario and the third largest in Canada, Ridley College is a truly international, co-educational, day and boarding school of the world that prepares students for the world. It has provided enriching learning and life-shaping experiences focused on the arts, academics, and athletics since 1889. Ridley’s Lower School offers JK-Grade 8, its Upper School consists of Grade 9-PG, and Ridley graduates attend some of the top universities and colleges around the world. Ridley is the only   co-ed independent boarding school in Canada and one of only three in North America authorized to offer the International Baccalaureate (IB) continuum programme.