About North Bay

In the City of North Bay, population 54,000, you can enjoy good restaurants, movies, shopping, live theatre, community festivals and events, and a vibrant nightlife. Whether you feel like a night out dancing, listening to live music, or just sitting in a pub playing pool and relaxing, the City has what you are looking for.

Official City of North Bay Website


Getting Around

The City of North Bay provides regularly-scheduled bus service to our three local campuses, and all full-time students receive a bus pass for travel from September through April, the cost of which is included in your tuition.


Outdoor Activity

Our countless lakes, rivers, forests, canoe routes and trail systems provide endless outdoor activities including: fishing camping, swimming, hiking, biking, canoeing, kayaking, and a variety of other sports. The City is nestled between two beautiful lakes, Lake Nipissing and Trout Lake, presenting limitless water recreation opportunities. We also have a number of golf courses, parks, baseball diamonds and soccer fields throughout the City. And, for the avid jogger, cyclist or in-line skater, the Kate Pace Way and the Kinsmen Trail combine to offer 28 km of multi-use paved trails stretching from one end of the City to the other.