Durham College enrolment increases 9%

October 4, 2013

Durham College has seen a 9% enrolment boost at its Oshawa and Whitby campuses and Pickering Learning Site, welcoming more than 10,900 full-time students this fall. The increase includes more than 5,700 new students and 346 international students. Durham VP Academic Judy Robinson says the growth is “reflective of [Durham’s] commitment to fostering student success through high-quality academic programs designed to meet the needs of today’s employers.” Durham this year also opened its new Centre for Food, which can accommodate approximately 900 additional students enrolled in culinary, hospitality, tourism, agriculture, and horticultural programs. Durham College News Release