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 24,500 full-time and 18,500 continuing and part-time studies students every year on three 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 175,000 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.

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Campus Locations

Arts and sports. Night life and nature. Food and fun. Being located across the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) means Sheridan students get unlimited access to Canada’s biggest urban playground, cultural capital and business centre.

Our campuses are located in three Ontario cities very close to Toronto — come visit us in Oakville, Brampton or Mississauga.

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.


Faculties and Schools

Sheridan offers more than 120 programs across five faculties, including 25 degree programs.

Find the field of study that's the best fit for you.

Mission and Values

Mission and Values

Sheridan is one of Ontario's leading postsecondary institutions. Through creativity and innovation, we're forging a new path that meets the future needs of our students, our communities and our country.

Administration & Governance

Administration and Governance

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


Applied. Practical. Relevant. Research at Sheridan strives to solve real industry and social problems. It’s how we became a trusted research partner in our local communities and across Canada. And it’s how our research informs your education.

Canadian Music Theatre Project

Sheridan’s Canadian Music Theatre Project (CMTP) is an international centre of excellence for the development of new musicals in Canada.

Since its inception in 2011, 15 shows have been incubated, including Come From Away, which opened on Broadway in 2017 and received a Tony Award® nomination for Best Musical.

Community Employment Services

For more than 30 years, Sheridan has been successfully uniting employers and employees — experience that makes CES at Sheridan the obvious choice.

Through Employment Ontario funding, we're committed to helping people get the required training, skills and experience to achieve their goals.

Careers at Sheridan

Sheridan offers employees a stimulating environment that encourages innovation, values diversity, and promotes individual professional development.

Join a team of dedicated professionals who believe in what they do.