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Strait Area Campus

Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia

Located in Port Hawkesbury, the Strait Area Campus offers an extensive range of programs. The Campus is home to the Nautical Institute that provides Transport Canada-approved marine training. Facilities for marine training include the Oceans Innovation Centre, a wave tank, a fire training centre, and state-of-the-art simulators for propulsion systems, navigation and global communications. Students enjoy a spacious and friendly campus environment, amazing outdoor spaces and trails, as well as excellent recreation fitness and entertainment services that are offered in the area year-round. The Strait Area Campus also offers programs in Wagmatcook First Nation at the renovated Wagmatcook Learning Centre.

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226 Reeves Street
Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia B9A 2A2
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  • Campus residence
  • Nautical Institute
  • On-site academic, career and personal counselling supports
  • Library services and computer labs
  • Full-service cafeteria
  • Fitness room, intramural sports and recreation
  • Bookstore
  • Ocean Innovation Centre and nautical training infrastructure
  • Mawio’mi Place (presentation theatre and cultural space)
  • Student Association events and activities

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