News Northern College strikes deal with Algoma University SHARE ON: Rocco Frangione, contributor, Tuesday, Jun. 30th, 2015 Northern College and Algoma University have signed a joint admissions agreement. The deal lets Northern grads have easier access to a degree program at Algoma University next fall. Students in a two or three-year program who complete an application in their first month at Northern will be guaranteed admission into Algoma, and won’t have to pay student transfer fees. The agreement takes effect this fall.