About Willis College

Willis College: The Best Career College for You and Our Community

Willis College of Business Technology Healthcare was founded in 1866 in Ottawa is one of Canada’s oldest private career and adult careers colleges. We have proudly been serving individuals who want to change their lives for over 150 years. Whether you are discovering your first career, a second career or want to enhance your career options, you have come to the right place. Willis College is among the best in Canada, our graduates can be found in every industry as valuable employees who are capable of making an impact.

Jumpstart Your Career with Us

Willis College offers a career-focused approach to adult education, enabling graduates to transition into careers in business, technology, and healthcare.  Over the years, this private career and adult college has played a major role in seeing more than 100,000 graduates, including many aboriginal and foreign students, leading successful lives in Canadian communities and around the world.

Among many alliances, Willis College is proud to have an innovative partnership with Fortinet, a fortune 500 company. Fortinet has already hired dozens of Willis College graduates and predicts having a continued demand for Willis College graduates in the coming years.  The Willis College – Fortinet partnership is a good example of how to fill the skills gap and has been recognized in many publications both locally and nationally in magazines, reports and newspapers.

Find Your Best Path to Success

We invite you to speak with our Admissions Consultants and Financial Aid Administrators to find out what Willis College is about and how you can start your path to success. We invite you to tour our campus and sit in our classrooms to discover if Willis College’s teaching methods and adult training programs are suitable to your learning style.  We encourage you to talk to our current students and instructors before you make the final decision on your choice of college and career program.

In addition to career skills training services, Willis College provides valuable services to the communities we serve.  Willis College has three convenient locations across Eastern Ontario.  We continue to be led by directors who provide hands-on direction and leadership in all respects.

Please contact your local campus Admissions Consultant to answer any of your questions or provide any assistance you may need.

*Please Note: Not all programs are offered on all campuses. Please contact the campus nearest you for program details.

Ottawa Campus

85 O’Connor Street
Ottawa Ontario
K1P 5M6

Tel  (613) 233-1128
Fax (613) 233-9286
Toll-Free 1-877-233-1128

Contact Ottawa Campus

Smiths Falls Campus

10-12 Maple Avenue
Smiths Falls Ontario
K7A 1N2

Tel  (613) 283-1905
Fax (613) 283-1333

Contact Smith Falls Campus


Arnprior Campus

39 Winner’s Circle Drive
Arnprior Ontario
K7S 3G9

Tel  (613) 623-1114
Fax (613) 623-8765

Contact Arnprior Campus