Get to know services available to you at GBC

Waterfront service desk

You can find a wide range of services on campus, including peer coaching and tutoring, counselling (personal and academic), athletics facilities, and career advising.

Accessible Learning Services

George Brown has services to support students with many types of disabilities. A consultant will work with you and talk about how to accommodate your learning needs.

Athletics and Recreation

George Brown offers full gymnasiums and fitness centres at our St. James and Casa Loma campuses. These facilities are available to full-time George Brown students at no additional cost.

You can also try out for varsity sports, or you can play intramural or extramural sports. We also offer fitness classes.

Career Services

Do you need help to improve your resume? Do you want to brush up on your interview skills? Don't know where to start in the search for your dream job, or something more short-term?

You can book a consultation with a Career Services advisor or attend a workshop. You can search job listings on GBCareers Open New Browser Window.


If you need help managing an academic or personal issue, you can speak with a counsellor. Counselling is free and confidential. It's available to all full-time George Brown students.

Diversity, Equity and Human Rights Services

This service provides advice and information regarding human rights, discrimination, harassment, diversity awareness and conflict resolution. If you have a question you can speak with an advisor.

There are Diversity, Equity and Human Rights Services offices at Casa Loma, St. James and Waterfront campuses.

Financial Aid/Assistance

George Brown offers hundreds financial awards that you can apply for through STU-VIEW Open New Browser Window.

Financial Assistance offices are located each campus if you have further questions.

Health and Dental Plan Open New Browser Window

The George Brown College Student Association offers health and dental insurance to all full-time students. The student health and dental plan fee is mandatory and is included in your tuition fees (for full-time students). You do have the option to opt out of the coverage.

Housing Services

This team helps students to find off-campus housing. The office is located at the St. James Campus (200 King St. E.). Staff can assist you with your housing search and provide tips. The college has a partnership with Ontario Student Housing and encourages students to view those listings.

Indigenous Services and Education

The Indigenous Services and Education team will assist students in navigating resources, provide up-to-date information on college-wide activities, as well as provide other services such as counselling, cultural teachings and workshops.

George Brown College also has a student residence, The George.

Library Learning Commons (LLC)

George Brown College's Library Learning Commons (LLC) provides services to help you with your studies and research. Through the LLC, you can take care of all your printing needs, book study rooms, borrow equipment such as iPads, access captioned media and e-texts, look for research guides and download handouts for paper citations.


We have Peerconnect Centres at each campus that provide one-on-one help with time management, stress reduction and study strategies. These centres also run a wide range of fun activities and workshops. Students who've undergone extensive training work as peer coaches at these centres that can help you study well, work well and live well.

Safe Walk

If you're on campus studying in the evening and you'd like someone to walk with you to your car, bicycle or to a transit stop, you can contact the George Brown Safe Walk team. Safe Walk staff work/walk in pairs.

Tutoring and Learning Centre (TLC)

If you need extra help in English or math, whether it be one-on-one guidance or in a group setting, our TLC tutors can help. You can find a TLC at each campus.

Welcome Desks

If you can't find your way around campus, or have a general question, stop by the Welcome Desk at each campus.