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Olds College Open House!

This is a great opportunity to learn more about our programs and admission requirements, try a variety of hands-on activities, tour the campus, meet instructors and current students and even to apply for FREE!

A detailed schedule will be available closer to the date and the events will run from 10:00am - 3:00pm. The RSVP form will be available in September.

Open House (Olds Campus) - October 12, 2018
Fashion Open House (Calgary Campus) - October 13, 2018


Program Preview Days - February - April

Each day includes a guided campus tour, complimentary lunch & parking, program information sessions with staff and faculty and the opportunity to hear from current students. These informative campus visits typically run from 9:00 am - 3:00 pm. The RSVP form will be available in September.

Equine Preview Day - February 1, 2019
Animal Science Preview Day - February 8, 2019
Business, Hospitality & Brew Preview Day - March 1, 2019
Fashion Preview Day - March 7, 2019
Agriculture & Trades Preview Day - March 22, 2019
Horticulture & Land Preview Day - April 5, 2019


Campus Tours 

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Guided campus tours are available each week to showcase facilities, provide program information and answer your questions.

If you would like to come for a tour of the Olds College campus, we are offering guided tours Monday to Friday. To register for a student tour at our main campus, call 403.507.7715 or email mdeitzer@oldscollege.ca. To register for a tour of The Fashion Institute, please contact fashioninstitute@oldscollege.ca or phone 1.403.697.6130.

Learn More about Campus Tours

Virtual Tour: If you are unable to come for a guided campus tour, check out the guided virtual tour for a great look at our beautiful campus!

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Group Tours

Book your school or class for a visit customized to your groups needs. Visit opportunities are available Monday to Friday between 8:30 am - 3:00 pm and each tour typically lasts about an hour and a half with staff available to answer any questions you may have. The day may also include a presentation about Olds College, a Scavenger Hunt with prizes, etc, so contact us to arrange your visit today!

Contact mdeitzer@oldscollege.ca for more information on group tours.

Olds College "On The Road"

Recruiters travel all over Western Canada to bring information to those who are interested in learning more about our programs and everything Olds College has to offer.

Contact agutierrez@oldscollege.ca for more information on the "On The Road" session.

Green Certificate Trainee Events

Are you a Green Certificate trainee interested in a program offered at Olds College? We offer two unique events designed to give you additional information about the College through a guided campus tour and program session, while learning from our instructors and gaining skills for your Green Certificate program.


Young Farm Worker Safety Training Workshop

April 30th, 2018 from 8:30 am - 4:00pm.

Safety Training Workshop that can qualify you for 1 High School Credit for AGR2950. We cover a variety of farm safety topics that could include THINK IT THRU, Hazard Assessment, Livestock Safety, Bin Safety, Confined Spaces, Grain Entrapment, Machinery Safety, Power Line Safety, Equine First Aid, Fire Safety, Crop Production Safety, Fire Extinguisher Safety Training, etc.

You will also have a recruitment presentation to explore educational opportunities at Olds College.

Register Today!

Green Certificate Large Animal Anatomy Workshop

May 4th, 2018 from 8:45am - 2:00pm.

You will have a campus visit and presentation designed to help you explore educational opportunities and gain experience needed for your Green Certificate program. Neil French will be presenting “Cattle Physiology and Anatomy”.

Registration will open  April 12th at 10 am. Registration numbers will be limited to the first 20 students, so please register promptly. 

Register Today!


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For more information about the Green Certificate program please contact Pamala Church at pchurch@oldscollege.ca

Guide for Counsellors & Parents

Below we have provided some links to areas that we commonly receive questions about.  If you’re not finding the answer you need, we encourage you to call our office or submit a question via email. Check out these sections for more information: