Frequently Asked Questions

Who has a Community Assistant?

Community Assistants are available to all commuter students. If you live off campus, you will be hearing from your CA to join us in Off-Campus Connection events and activities!

How do I become a part of this?

You will automatically be registered into the Off-Campus Connection mail outs if you DO NOT live on Humber Residence. This program is currently only for North commuter students. If, however, you have not received anything from the OCC team and would like more information, please contact us here.

Why would I want to be a part of this?

This is an excellent way to meet other people and become connected with your school and neighbourhood. You will be provided with up-to-date information on exciting activities and events happening at Humber as well as events put on just for you. You will also be connected to the on campus student services available to help make you successful.

How will I meet my CA?

Your CA will send you an email or phone you in September. Please expect a meeting with your CA and fellow off campus students in the near future. You should also watch for the website or your email for events happening throughout the semester. Further to this, the CAs will be holding office hours both on- and off-campus on a regular basis. If you have any questions or concerns you can email your CAs or and we will get back to you as soon as we can.

What if I have not heard from my CA?

This might be because you have not changed your address on the Humber system or have not inputted the the correct email. Email your CAs directly to be updated regularly. Also, don't forget to check your Hmail account!

What are some examples of events that my CA may plan?

Canada’s Wonderland, Humber Hawks games, BBQs, Study Skills, etc. Pretty much anything you as a community would like to do!

How much will this cost me?

This program is FREE. There might be a nominal fee for some activities that take place off campus but any on campus events or activities will always be FREE. We will ensure to keep any cost at a student-friendly minimum.

Can I bring a friend with me to an event?

If your friend is also a commuter Humber student, then definitely bring him/her along. We encourage you to meet new people and make new friends at our events.

Contact us at if you have any questions about inviting guests.

What do I have to bring with me to an event?

Nothing is required from you at the time of the event. Be sure that you registered to attend. If you were unable to register for the event, you are still able to attend.