News Enrolment on the rise at Northern College SHARE ON: Taylor Ablett, staff Thursday, Oct. 2nd, 2014 Enrolment at Northern College is on the rise. That’s according to a report released by the college’s Institutional Research Office. Enrolment was almost 9-percent last year for full time students, than it was five years ago. The school has been working to attract students from Southern Ontario with their Study North initiative in partnership with other schools in the north. Northern College’s President, Fred Gibbons, says increasing enrolment is one of their major goals as an institution.