Orientation Week Events & Activities

Wednesday, August 28

  • Broncos Golf Classic | The Golf Classic is the largest fundraiser for our Olds College Broncos student-athletes. Thanks to the generous support of the participants, we are able to provide our students with state-of-the-art equipment and training opportunities that give them a competitive edge. 

Friday, August 30

  • Broncos Athletics Orientation

Saturday, August 31

  • CHOC Move-In
    • Welcome to your “home away from home”! Move-In will take place between 9:00am - 4:00pm. Certain campus services will be open for your convenience, including the Office of the Registrar and the Campus Store, from 10:00am - 6:00pm. Campus Tours will also be available at 11:00am, 1:00pm & 3:00pm, leaving from the Office of the Registrar.
  • Complimentary Airport Shuttle
    • Olds College offers a complimentary airport shuttle from the Calgary Airport to Olds. Please RSVP with your flight information HERE. Please note, pick-up times may change depending on the flight information of everyone who RSVP’s.

Sunday, September 1

  • Pride Parade in Calgary
    • Would you like to participate in the Calgary Pride Parade with Olds College? Fill out the RSVP Form to let us know you’re interested! 
  • Complimentary Airport Shuttle
    • Olds College offers a complimentary airport shuttle from the Calgary Airport to Olds. Please RSVP with your flight information HERE. Please note, pick-up times may change depending on the flight information of everyone who RSVP’s.

Monday, September 2

  • CHOC Residence Orientation Activities

Tuesday, September 3 - Orientation Day

  • 8:30am - Check In at the Alumni Centre
  • 9:15am - Welcome Presentation
  • 10:00am-12:00pm - Drop-In IT Sessions, Services & Supports Booths, Campus Tours
  • Starting at 11:30am, there will be FREE Lunch @ The Crossing for the first 300 people!

Wednesday, September 4

  • The Hive Open House
    • Join the SAOC in their brand new student lounge, located in the lower level of the Learning Resources Centre. 12:30pm start time. Refreshments will be served, so come check it out!
  • Student Health & Wellness Expo
    • Starting at 4:00pm (confirm w/ Sandra), join us for an Expo highlighting supports & services provided by Student Health & Wellness. Chat with service providers, enter for prizes, and listen to our amazing guest speaker, Blake Fly, about how to make the most of your time here at Olds College. We are here to support you and help you succeed!

Thursday, September 5

  • Kickoff Party in The Crossing
    • Join the SAOC for the first big bash of the year! Get your “beach” on with the Hawaiian Luau themed Kickoff Party! Have fun with friends, maybe even meet new friends, and celebrate the start of a great new school year!
  • International Orientation
    • Welcome to Canada! We want to ensure our international students achieve all their goals while they are here, so we have a special Orientation event just for them. Join us from 5:00pm - 7:00pm in DMP 954/955 (confirm time and location w/ Enoc)...snacks will be included!

Friday, September 6

  • CHOC Town House Block Party

Saturday, September 7 

  • Suicide Awareness Event
    • This event is located at the Pomeroy Inns & Suites, located at the north end of the Olds College Campus. Confirm times & details w/ Sandra

Sunday, September 8

  • Starting September 8, there will be Pickleball every Sunday from 6:00-8:00pm! Visit the CLC Fitness Centre for more information.

Saturday, September 14

  • Broncos Soccer Home Opener
    • Come cheer on your Olds College Broncos! Games are free for Olds College students, so grab your school spirit and watch some intense soccer action...Go Broncos Go!

Wednesday, September 18

  • LGBT ”Q&A”
    • This is a new event geared towards creating an inclusive environment at Olds College for everyone! Join guest speaker Pam Rocker in the Alumni Centre from 4:00pm - 6:00pm.

FREE Group Fitness Trial Week

Pre - Registration is Required - www.communitylearningcampus.ca

Kettlebell Kickboxing: September 9th, 7:00pm - 8:00pm in the High Performance Centre

REFIT: September 9th, 4:30pm - 5:30pm in Multi-Purpose Room 1/2 

Pound: September 11th, 5:15pm - 6:00pm in Multi-Purpose Room 1/2 

Mobility & Movement: September 12th, 11:15am - 12:00pm in the High Performance Centre