Are you coming from a French high school?

Are you coming from a French high school?

Welcome! Almost half of our students join us after completing high school studies in French. Thanks to the individualized support that we offer them, they become part of our tradition of student success. Sometimes, students worry that they’ll be at a disadvantage because they are stronger in French than in English. The fact is, the performance of our motivated French-background students equals that of students from English schools! How does […]

Alumna appreciates the advantage of her Marianopolis Pure and Applied education

Alumna appreciates the advantage of her Marianopolis Pure and Applied education

“The Pure and Applied Science program at Marianopolis is challenging but the knowledge I was able to acquire was definitely rewarding. I went into university knowing quite a lot more than some of my classmates, so I definitely felt like my Marianopolis education gave me an advantage over the others,” says Natasha Vitale, who came to the College from The Sacred Heart School of Montreal. She is now at Concordia […]

Peer tutoring is students helping students and much more

Peer tutoring is students helping students and much more

Laura Paris oversees the Tutoring Service at Marianopolis. It is part of the Learning Resources Centre and a vital element of the government-funded Marianopolis Plan for Success – as well as a great example of the many value-added resources that students find at Marianopolis. Here’s what she had to say about peer tutoring at the College.  What is peer tutoring at Marianopolis? On average, we employ 130 tutors each semester. These are […]

The blueprint for academic excellence

The blueprint for academic excellence

The Marianopolis faculty’s unparalleled dedication to academic excellence is reflected in their students’ unsurpassed record of achievement: Marianopolis students consistently receive the highest average R-Scores in the province and the most R-Scores above 34; they graduate on time at an impressive rate; they gain entry into their first-choice university in high numbers; they occupy a big share of admissions to competitive university programs such as medicine and law. This dedication […]

Expert offers accessible support for students with disabilities

Expert offers accessible support for students with disabilities

With a doctorate in Psychology from Concordia University, Ioana Constantinescu is College’s Adapted Services Counselor. In other words, she’s the expert who runs the Marianopolis AccessAbility Services Centre. That’s where students get support for learning or physical disabilities, ADHD, visual and auditory impairments and mental health issues, as well as short-term setbacks such as a broken leg. What is your philosophy? I believe that every student wants to be successful. However, […]