Dates & Schedules

Program Intakes

Program start dates vary depending on the program and can be found one the Dates and Fees page.

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Calendar of Important Dates

A summary of term schedules, holidays and important dates for upcoming academic years:


Final Exam Schedule

View the exam schedule including course, instructor, room, date & time:


Application Dates

  • October 1: applications open for programs beginning the following July - December, including AHT Spring
  • December 1: applications open for AHT Fall
  • February 1: applications open for programs beginning the following January - April
  • March 1: applications open for AHT Winter

Please Note: consult the program page for specific application and program dates


Academic Calendar

Academic Calendars provide you with information on program details, course outlines and descriptions. Learn More

Apprenticeships - Monday, October 22, 2018

AET Period 1s, AET/HET Period 2s, AET Period 3s, HET Period 1s, AET Period 4s/HET Period 3s, HET Period 4s, Landscape Horticulturists Period 3s & 4s, and Welder Period 2s. Welcome to you all!

8:30 AM to 10:45 AM CHECK IN: Check in at the Office of the Registrar and pick up your new student welcome bag! Use this opportunity to pay your fees also. (Building #17 on theCampus map)

9:00/9:30/10:00 AM CAMPUS TOURS: Meet at the Office of the Registrar for a Campus Tour (Building #17 on theCampus map). The tours will depart every half hour: 9:00 AM, 9:30 AM, and 10:00 AM.

10:00 AM IT INFORMATION SESSION: Drop in at Computer Lab of the Learning Commons at 10:00 AM to get assistance with accessing your My Olds College account and Olds College email account.

  • Library is located within the Learning Resource Centre in Building #15 on the Campus map

11:00 AM ORIENTATION: mandatory orientation for all students. Held in room 406 of the W.J. Elliot Building (Building #9 on theCampus map)

  • After lunch, regularly scheduled classes will resume. Your program chair and instructors will communicate details with you.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is an add/drop deadline?

The deadline to add a course, or drop a course and be eligible for a refund. Courses dropped on or before this date will not be recorded on the student transcript.

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What is a withdrawal deadline?

The deadline to withdraw from a course in the term and receive a grade of "W". Withdrawals after this date will result in an "F" grade recorded on the student transcript.

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