Campus Activities

The Student Activities department at John Abbott plays an important role in strengthening the communication and leadership skills among both local and international students. Thirty student clubs such as student government, newspaper, and radio station thrive on campus.

Many, many, many, fun activities are also organized to help reduce stress for students, such as:

  • Intramural sports like ball hockey, basketball, badminton, volleyball and more.
  • Stand-up comedians, bands, magicians and other entertainers also perform shows regularly throughout the year.

Other JAC Clubs you can join: anime, educational activism, environmental, model United Nations, fitness, breakdancing, kayaking, outdoor adventure club, rock climbing, squash, Chinese club, Hillel, Christian Fellowship, Muslim students association, Pagan, chess, gamers (role playing), and more!

Joining a club is a great way to improve your English skills and meet Canadian students.

Athletes can participate in JAC varsity athletics programs ($): American football, flag football, soccer, swimming, volleyball, baseball, rugby, lacrosse and ice hockey.

You can also take weekend trips ($) to amazing North American cities, like:

  • Toronto and Niagara Falls
  • Ottawa
  • Quebec City
  • Boston
  • New York City

And during the winter, you can go skiing in various locations throughout Québec!