New Student Orientation

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New Student Orientation

Welcome to Olds College!  This page has been created to help you through your first days on YOUR campus.

Online Orientation

This online Orientation will provide you with information about Services & Support on campus, Campus Housing information, as well as RESPECT training. This online orientation is required to be completed by all Olds College students before their program starts. It doesn’t take long and will provide you with a lot of very helpful information!

  • Please go through each section and learn about the services we offer to support your success.

    • Step 1: Access the Orientation Module

    • Step 2: Login using your Olds College email address and password (grey "Login" button in the gold box, located below the red box) 

    • Step 3: Click "Enroll Me"

Program Specific Orientations

Most programs will have their Program Orientation for new students during their first scheduled class.

We recommend that all new and returning students park in Lot D/DD (Visitor Parking) on their first day of classes, if they have not already picked up their parking pass at the Office of the Registrar. (Campus Map)

*all returning students who are not beginning a new program should follow their schedules and attend classes as normal*

September 27, 2021

School of Trades & Skills

  • Pre-Employment Welders: 8:30 am - Please meet at the Office of the Registrar (South end of Building # 17 on the Campus Map) to check in and take a brief tour of campus. Your program orientation will follow.

October 4, 2021

School of Trades & Skills

  • Landscape Horticulturist Apprentices (Period 1 & 2): 8:30 am - Please meet at the Office of the Registrar (South end of Building # 17 on the Campus Map) to check in and take a brief tour of campus. Your program orientation will follow.

October 25, 2021

School of Life Sciences & Business

  • AHT Online: Please login to your first scheduled class online per your MyOldsCollege schedule.

School of Trades & Skills

  • Apprentices: Please proceed to your first scheduled class on campus per your MyOldsCollege schedule.
November 1, 2021

School of Life Science & Business

  • Equine Reproduction: Please login to your first scheduled class online per your MyOldsCollege schedule.

  • BASc Horticulture: Please login to your first scheduled class online per your MyOldsCollege schedule.

  • BASc Golf Course Management:  Please login to your first scheduled class online per your MyOldsCollege schedule.

Student Events & Activities

Visit the Student Life page to view upcoming student events, broncos games, and recreation activities.

Student Life

Academic Success Sessions

Office of the Registrar

Get Ready...

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Go!


Teaching & Learning Centre of Innovation

Learning to Learn Online

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Technology Services

Access Your Email

Technology Services

Access MyOldsCollege

Technology Services

Access Moodle

Technology Services

Password Management


Student Health & Wellness

Health & Wellness Overview

Health & Wellness Services

Counselling Services

Accessibility Services

Indigenous Services

International Students

These videos will help our international students as they transition to living and studying in Canada.

International - Travel to Canada

Coming to Canada

International - Living in Olds

Living in Olds

Internation - Important Info

Important Information for International Students

Preparing for Success at Olds College

Preparing for Success at Olds College

International - Student Life

Campus Life at Olds College

College in Canada

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International Orientation

Welcome to Olds College and Canada! We are excited to have you join us!

All international students can access a Moodle site titled “International Student Information Page”. There is a lot of helpful information on this site about preparing to travel to Canada, being a student in Canada and much more!

Students who missed the International Orientation evening are welcome to review the presentation HERE.