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North York

North York is one of the largest areas of Toronto. Prior to 1998 when it was merged into the city of Toronto, North York was the region’s second largest municipality.

As one of the most diverse areas in Toronto, North York is a collection of multicultural neighbourhoods with large Asian, West Indies, African, Middle Eastern, Jewish, Latin American, and European communities. The region is also home to some of Toronto’s most affluent sections including the York Mills, Hogg’s Hollow, Bridle Path, and Willowdale neighbourhoods.

In addition, the region is home to a growing central business district on Yonge Street between Sheppard and Finch Avenues. Once considered a suburb of Toronto, North York has developed into an urban centre in recent years with numerous corporations building office towers and establishing their Canadian headquarters in the area.
 

Students will find a range of shops, restaurants, and personal services in the area around the campus. Along with several bus routes nearby, the campus is a short walk from the North York and Sheppard-Yonge subway lines.
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Address:

33 - 4950 Yonge St. 
North York, ON
M2N 6K1

Programs offered at North York campus

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CDI College National Open House August 23!
August 10, 2018
Join us on Thursday, August 23, 2018 from 6-8pm to discover the path to your new career! CDI College is hosting open houses on Thursday, August 25, 2016 from 6-8pm at each of our campuses across Canada. Whether you’re in British Columbia...
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Top 5 Reasons to Work in Social Media
June 26, 2018
For marketers, social media has emerged as the most powerful tool for increasing sales, growing brand awareness, and attracting new and larger clients. With the rapid growth of social media, nearly every company has its own social strategy, wit...
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Your One-Stop Shop for All Things CDI College
May 1, 2018
CDI College Student Swag Store Now Live The new CDI College Store is now open. Your one-stop shop for everything CDI College, from sweatshirts and backpacks to coffee mugs, water bottles, and more, you’ll find everything here. The st...
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Open Doors to New Career Possibilities with a Networking Diploma
May 1, 2018
Every company today is a tech company. Nowadays, if your organization doesn’t have up-to-date tech capabilities, you may not be reaching the audiences you need to, or doing business efficiently. That’s why information technology (I...
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Five Reasons to Pursue a Healthcare Career
April 25, 2018
Choosing your new career path is the most important decision you’ll make, and the possibilities are endless. With Canada’s population aging and the boomer generation retiring, there will be an immediate need for trained healthcare p...
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CDI College Takes Aim at Cyber Bullying on Pink Shirt Day
March 5, 2018
VANCOUVER, BC – March 7, 2018 – Staff and students at CDI College campuses across Canada joined together to participate in Pink Shirt Day on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 raising more than $4,000 for anti-bullying programs run by the CKNW...
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Receive a $1,500 ECE Scholarship!*
March 1, 2018
CDI College is currently offering a $1,500 scholarship * to qualified applicants who enroll in the Early Childhood Education – JEE.13 program in the province of Quebec with classes starting before March 31, 2018. Click here or call 1-888-654-4...
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Top 5 Tips for Returning to School as a Mature Student
February 26, 2018
Returning to school after a layoff or career change is an intimidating prospect – but there are ways to minimize the pressure before you step foot into class. With all the support CDI College offers for mature students, you’ll be ab...
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CDI College Holiday Food Drive Brings in More Than 5,000 Items
January 9, 2018
Across Canada, campuses pitch in to help Vancouver, BC - January 9, 2018 - Across Canada, from November 20 to December 15, CDI College campuses collected non-perishable items for local food banks, bringing in more than 5,100 items across our 25...
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Help People Return To Health as an Occupational Therapy Assistant
November 23, 2017
New CDI College program trains students to assist occupational therapists and physiotherapists CDI College’s new Physiotherapy Assistant/Occupational Therapy Assistant diploma program is the best way to get the hands-on training you need...
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Addictions Support Workers Needed Now More Than Ever
November 21, 2017
New CDI College program provides hands-on training working directly with youth and their families Everyone has been touched in some way by drug and alcohol addiction, and with opiate overdoses killing thousands of Canadians this year, there is...
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CDI College raises more than $5,200 for Heart and Stroke on World Heart Day
October 4, 2017
VANCOUVER, BC; October 4, 2017 – In preparation for World Heart Day on September 29th, CDI College campuses across the country spent the month of September raising money and awareness for cardiovascular health, eventually raising $5,220 for th...
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Mississauga campus launching Medical Lab Assistant/Technician program
August 9, 2017
Become a medical lab technician in less than a year - learn the scientific, mathematical, and laboratory skills you'll need to succeed in the field! The field of medicine is more than doctors and nurses - an invisible army of technicians a...
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Train for a new career with CDI College’s IT programs
August 4, 2017
Hands-on training and industry certifications, including CompTIA, MCTS, MCSA, and MCSE help CDI IT grads get hired Launching a career in the fast-paced and ever-changing world of technology requires a college education. With the IT program...
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Scarborough campus launching Supply Chain Management program
June 5, 2017
TORONTO, ON - June 5, 2017 - CDI College is pleased to announce the launching of our new Supply Chain Management program, exclusive to our Scarborough campus . "People who have supply chain and logistics training are very versatile and can...
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North York Campus Launches New Banking and Financial Services Program
March 23, 2017
CDI College is excited to announce the launch of a brand new program in Ontario. The Banking and Financial Services program will help train individuals for a career in the field with content that focuses on the fundamentals of the industry while...
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CDI College’s New Computer-Aided Design and Drafting Specialist Program Now Accepting Applications
March 15, 2017
Toronto, ON – March 15, 2017 - CDI College is now offering the Computer-Aided Design and Drafting Specialist program in Ontario. The program will provide students with an introduction to AutoCAD software, the fundamentals of drafting and the tech...
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CDI COLLEGE RAISES OVER $4,000 FOR PINK SHIRT DAY 2017
March 2, 2017
Vancouver, BC – March 2, 2017 - CDI College campuses across the country participated in Pink Shirt Day on Wednesday, February 22 and successfully raised over $4,000 in support of CKNW Orphans’ Fund and Foundation Jasmin Roy’s anti-...
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CDI College to Award $25,000 in Bursaries Across Canada
February 1, 2017
Students who enroll before Feb. 28, 2017 will qualify for a $1,000 bursary! For students that enroll at CDI College before February 28th, they could be awarded a $1,000 completion bursary*. $25,000 in total will be awarded, with one, $1,000 bursa...
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CDI College Offers Full Scholarships to a Couple of Syrian Refugees
December 22, 2016
QUEBEC, QC - December 22, 2016 - Janet Jiji, Nabih Sabeh and their two young children, Perla and Antonio, were among the first Syrian refugees who arrived in Quebec in December 2015. After a full year spent improving their French skills, Janet and N...
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CDI College Raises Over $4,200 for the Heart & Stroke Foundation
October 3, 2016
VANCOUVER, BC – October 3, 2016 – In honour of World Heart Day on September 29, CDI College spent the month of September raising money and awareness for cardiovascular health. Over $4,200 has been raised by our campuses nationwide. All proceeds will...
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You’re Invited to CDI College’s National Open House
August 18, 2016
Join us on Thursday, August 25, 2016 from 6-8pm to discover the path to your new career! CDI College is hosting open houses on Thursday, August 25, 2016 from 6-8pm at each of our campuses across Canada. Whether you’re in British Columbia, Alberta,...
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CDI College Raises Over $6,100 at Walk so Kids Can Talk presented by BMO on May 1st, 2016
May 3, 2016
VANCOUVER, BC – May 3, 2016 – This weekend, CDI College's campuses nationwide participated in the Walk so Kids Can Talk presented by BMO, raising over $6,100 for the Kids Help Phone. On Sunday, May 1st, 2016, CDI College's campuses across Canada too...
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Congratulations, Mississauga Graduates of 2016!
March 28, 2016
Mississauga, ON - March 28, 2016 - Staff and students from CDI College's Mississauga campus will celebrate the latest group of graduates at the spring graduation ceremony on Thursday, April 7, 2016 from 6:30-10pm at the Mississauga Grand Banquet and...
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CDI College Raises Over $3,400 for Pink Shirt Day Fundraiser
March 3, 2016
VANCOUVER, BC – March 3, 2016 – Last week, CDI College campuses across the country raised over $3,400 at the Pink Shirt Day fundraiser, in support of CKNW Orphan’s Fund and Fondation Jasmin Roy’s anti-bullying initiatives. CDI College has always...
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CDI College Launches Pink Shirt Day Fundraiser to Support an End to Bullying
February 22, 2016
Vancouver, BC – February 22, 2016 – In support of Pink Shirt Day on Wednesday, February 24, 2016, CDI College is encouraging all its staff, students, and everyone nationwide to wear pink to show support for anti-bullying programs across the count...
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About North York

Things to do in North York

From site seeing and shopping to fine dining and sports events, you’ll find a lot to do in North York.
 

Historical Attractions and Museums


If you’re interested in history, head to Black Creek Pioneer Village, an authentic nineteenth century village. With more than 40 recreated historic buildings, a range of interpreters, craftspeople, and historical reenactments, you’ll get a genuine glimpse of what life was like in rural Ontario before the 1860s.

Want to learn more about Canada’s aviation heritage? Visit the Canadian Air and Space Museum. Originally a factory belonging to de Havilland Aircraft of Canada, the museum is now home to numerous engines, flight simulators, and aircrafts including a replica of the Avro Canada CF-105 Arrow.

Those more interested in science can visit the Ontario Science Centre, home to several hundred displays devoted to geology, nature, astronomy, anatomy, communication, technology, and more.

 

 

Parks and Recreation


Want to spend some time outdoors? There are numerous city parks and greenbelts in North York where you can find an open space to relax in. Take a few minutes out of the hustle of busy Yonge Street to enjoy the tranquillity of Mel Lastman Square. If you’re looking for more vigorous recreational activities, stop by Downsview Park. Along with a massive green space suited to all sorts of outdoor pursuits, you’ll also find the Downsview Park Sports Centre, which offers everything from weight training and beach volleyball courts to circus arts training facilities and indoor soccer. The park has also hosted several big name rock concerts including the Edgefest music festival and the Molson Canadian Rocks for Toronto concert featuring the Rolling Stones, AC/DC, Rush, Justin Timberlake, Blue Rodeo, and others.

 

 

 

 

Shopping


North York is also a great place to shop. Yorkdale Shopping Centre has over 250 stores and is one of the largest and busiest shopping malls in Canada, drawing approximately 400,000 customers weekly. If you want some help with your personal style, check out the shops at Fairview Mall and take advantage of a range of services such as image consultations and personal shopping for a fee. And, you don’t want to miss out on the Shops at Don Mills, an open-air shopping centre with more than 70 exceptional shops and services.

 

 

Places to Volunteer in North York

Want to give back to your community and gain valuable experience you can add to your resume? Volunteer at a local non-profit or community organization. Volunteering is also a great way to network with people, meet new friends or use some of your hidden talents.

If you’re looking to put some of your skills to good use, consider helping out one of the agencies on the list below.

Arts and Culture

  • Canadian Film Centre
  • CHRY Community Radio Incorporated

Community and Social Services

  • Better Living Health and Community Services
  • Crime Prevention Association of Toronto
  • Discoverability Inc. Doorsteps Neighbourhood Services
  • Downsview Services to Seniors
  • EOH Meta Foundation for the Developmentally Disabled
  • JIAS (Jewish Immigrant Aid Services) Toronto
  • North York Seniors Centre
  • North York Women’s Resource Centre
  • Pace Independent Living
  • Special Olympics Ontario, Inc.
  • Smiles Foundation

Healthcare

  • ALS Society of Ontario
  • The Baycrest Centre Foundation
  • The Hincks-Dellcrest Foundation
  • North York General Hospital Foundation
  • St. John’s Rehab Foundation
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