College Success Skills Week

College Success Skills Weeks is a course that will get you familiar with Olds College, instructors and peers. You will have a chance to see the classrooms, shops and labs with a campus tour, as well as participate in interactive workshops that will set you up for success at Olds College.

College Success Skills Week

"It's the most beneficial five days any college student could attend." 

"An awesome course. Just what I needed!"    

"A great jump-start to the year." 

"I had a lot of fun!"

College Success Skills Weeks is a course that will get you familiar with Olds College, instructors and peers. You will have a chance to see the classrooms, shops and labs with a campus tour, as well as participate in interactive workshops that will set you up for success at Olds College.

"It's the most beneficial five days any college student could attend." 


"An awesome course. Just what I needed!"    

"A great jump-start to the year." 

"I had a lot of fun!"

  

College Success Skills Weeks is a course that will get you familiar with Olds College, instructors and peers. You will have a chance to see the classrooms, shops and labs with a campus tour, as well as participate in interactive workshops that will set you up for success at Olds College.

What is the fee?

Tuition for College Success Skills Week is $79.00 (subject to change). Additional fees may apply, including rent and/or meal plan for those staying in Residence.

Can I move in to residence early?

Students attending College Success Skills Week, who have been accepted into Residence, can move in on Sunday, August 27 from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm. Check-ins will be taking place in Centennial Village.

How do I arrange for meals?

The College Success Skills BBQ meal, held on Monday of College Success Skills Week is provided by Olds College, but all other meals are the student’s responsibility.

  • If you will be living in Residence in Centennial Village, your meal plan will be arranged when you arrive and you will be able to eat in the cafeteria during the CSS Week.
  • If you plan to live off Campus, but still want meal service during College Success Skills Week, please contact The Office of the Registrar at 403-556-8281, or email studentsservices@oldscollege.ca for further information.
Do I have to purchase textbooks or learning materials?

Textbook purchase is not required. All learning materials for College Success are supplied. Students should bring note-taking and study supplies (paper, binder, etc.) and an iPAD, if it is a requirement for their program.