Iohahi:io Akwesasne Education & Training Institute



Iohahi:io Akwesasne Education & Training Institute

From high school credits to literacy skill development to college and university programs, Iohahi:io serves all adult members of Akwesasne.

In Mohawk, Iohahi:io means, “the good road.” Established in 1989, Iohahi:io was founded to provide greater access to post-secondary education for the Akwesasne Mohawk people. Iohahi:io functions to “provide the best possible education and training services to the members of Akwesasne.”

Iohahi:io Akwesasne Education & Training Institute has offered members of the Mohawk Nation at Akwesasne the tools to succeed in all aspects of life. The Center holds classes in literacy and basic skills, and offers high school credits to completion of the OSSD diploma through TR Leger School of Adult, Alternative and Continuing Education. Iohahi:io provides college certificate and diploma programs and also offers pre-employment workshops. Iohahi:io serves all members of Akwesasne interested in continuing on their education journey.

Iohahi:io offers programs and courses of study which promote individual and collective economic and social well-being; address issues and needs from and Indigenous perspective; serve as a center of excellence for Indigenous community-based learning; and enable learners to gain knowledge and skills needed to be self-sufficient, educated and employable.




To apply to a program at Iohahi:io,
call to find out more and start the process.

Contact Iohahi:io at (613) 575-2754 for current upcoming programs & courses.




Key Programs

Whether you are improving your literacy skills, completing a high school diploma, or developing knowledge in industries such as early childhood education, Iohahi:io aims to help its students achieve excel in the highest levels of education.

Programs include:

  • Essential Skills Training Programs
  • Mohawk Language Classes
  • High School Diploma and Upgrading
  • Literacy and Basic Skills: Pathway to Possibilities

In partnership with St. Lawrence College, Algonquin College and SUNY Potsdam, we offer accredited college certificate and diploma programs. Please contact Iohahi:io for current and upcoming programs and courses.

The Leadership Development Series is in partnership with St. Lawrence College and will be continuously offered.







My Choice.
My Path.

“It’s my first year in college and I wasn’t sure where I wanted to go in to, but I knew I wanted to go into the healthcare field, and this is a good start for me. I was a stay-at-home mom, now I’m a student.”

Savannah, Personal Support Worker
Iohahi:io Akwesasne Education & Training Institute





Location & Contact

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Iohahi:io campus?

Iohahi:io Akwesasne Education & Training Institute

Iohahi:io Akwesasne Education & Training Institute

P.O. Box 90
Akwesasne, QC
H0M 1A0
Phone: 613-575-2754
Fax: 613-575-1478

Iohahi:io Institution Address

16 Iohahi:io Rd.
Akwesasne, QC
H0M 1A1