International university fairs to be held in Ontario in October 2004

By Rob Taylor

For university students considering attending school outside of Canada, university fairs are an invaluable resource. Students in Ontario, specifically the Ottawa, Toronto and Durham areas, will be able to take advantage of international university fairs organized by Penny Bissett Consulting Inc.

First up will be the Ottawa International University Fair at the Travelodge Hotel Convention Centre on Thursday October 14, 2004, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Schools from the United States, United Kingdom, Switzerland, The Netherlands and Australia will be in attendance.

The same schools that will be in Ottawa on October 14 will be in Whitby on October 15 at the Durham District School Board Office from 12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. For a complete list of participating universities, visit this link:

The Toronto Undergraduate Fair begins on Sunday October 17, 2004, at 1:30 p.m. and goes tuntil4:30 p.m. On Monday the fair starts up again at 6:30 p.m. and goes to 8:30 p.m. Both days are hosted at the Sheraton Parkway North at Highway 404 and Highway 7. The Toronto fair will feature schools from Germany, Switzerland, The Netherlands, the United Kingdom, Australia and the United States.

Students in the Toronto area interested in graduate school will be able to attend a fair catering to them on Saturday October 16, 2004, also at the Sheraton Parkway North. The fair will commence at 1:30 p.m. and continue until 4:30 p.m. Schools from Switzerland, The Netherlands, the United Kingdom and the United States will be in attendance.

More information on the fairs, including directions to all fair locations, can be found at the Penny Bissett Consulting Inc. Web site: If you have questions, please call toll-free 1-866-226-2322.

Modified on April 23, 2009