• Research the careers that program leads to, ensure they are aligned with your goals.

• Select a program or course. 

• Determine if the online learning environment is well suited for you skills and lifestyle.

• See an admission and pathway advisor if you have any questions at this point.

• Apply for your program(s) of interest.

• Check out the supports available for online learners. (www.fanshawec.ca/oss)

• Get your finances in order to pay for your education.

• Apply for OSAP if needed.

• Check out and see what bursaries you are eligible for.

• Look for your offer of admission email.

• Accept and confirm your offer prior to the deadline.

• Pay your deposit and or fees prior to the deadline.

• Complete any of the registration requirements.

• Write your WRIT assessment.

• Ensure your technology is suitable for the program or course requirements.

• Learn the Fanshawe technology (FOL, web advisor, myFanshawe).

• Get your books and supplies.

• Find out about ways you can engage with the Fanshawe community as an online learner.

• Put key semester dates in your calendar.

• Put key course dates into your schedule.

• Pass your courses and be successful.

• Successfully graduate from your program and find fulfilling employment.