In 2017, Conestoga and Ontario’s other public colleges are celebrating 50 years of delivering career-focused education and preparing graduates for success.
Conestoga was founded in 1967 as part of a provincial movement to introduce a new kind of post-secondary education system to complement universities.
Focused on being career-oriented, helping graduates find and keep employment as well as supporting the economic and social development of communities – it was the start of something amazing.Celebrating 50 Years
A lot has changed since Conestoga first opened its doors in 1967 and you don’t want to miss what’s to come. Today, Conestoga is one of Canada’s leaders in polytechnic education, delivering a comprehensive range of education and training opportunities to serve the needs of the labour market.Our Leadership
The college has had four presidents since opening in 1967. Learn about our leadership.