Founded thanks to the support by the Jiangsu Provincial Department of Education and funding by Jiangsu Provincial Educational Development & Investment Co, SuOn College, located in Toronto, Canada, is an international educational organization managed by Jiangsu Education Services for International Exchange. Since its opening in 2007, SuOn College functions as an educational and collaborative bridge between China and North America.
SuOn College is jointly run by the Jiangsu Provincial Department of Education, the Ontario government and the Ontario Ministry of Higher Education. It currently cooperates with the University of Toronto, York University, the University of Waterloo in Canada, and Lawrence Technical University in the United States.
The teacher training program and other programs in North America began in 2008, and are managed by some educational consortiums. Collaboration with Lawrence Technical University began in 2003 and has laid a solid foundation for teacher training and other exchange programs in the United States.
SuOn College is located near the city center, which is easily accessible using Toronto’s public transportation system. It is also close to the University of Toronto and York University, making it a suitable base for running various training programs, study tours, and educational visits. SuOn College headquarters is a 10-storey building with a 3,000-square-meter floor space. The entire collegiate area is approximately 11,000 square meters, and is divided into a fully-equipped teaching zone and a residential zone. Both are fully furnished with the latest equipment and facilities.