College students across the province could be losing out on class time.

The Ministry of Labour has approved a strike or lockout, which could start on October 15th across all 24 college campuses.

The Ontario Public Service Employees Union is asking for a mandate over education quality issues including low employee wages, and no benefits or job security.

Both Northern College and College Boreal have plans in place to keep as much open for students as possible.

Before either side takes any action, they have to give a five-day notice of their intentions.

(Written By: Mackenzie Read)