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The latest news at RDC.

Find all of our news releases here with all the great stuff RDC does and is involved with.

Upcoming Events at RDC

We enjoy hosting a variety of events at RDC each year. And we look forward to seeing you at future events.

Currently, to help prevent the potential spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), as per direction from Alberta Health Services and the Government of Alberta, Red Deer College has cancelled all future in-person events, until further notice.

RDC officials will continue to assess this situation, and will continue to follow health and government directives in our decision-making.

We will share updates here about upcoming events and other plans that RDC is implementing in response to COVID-19. Please visit rdc.ab.ca/coronavirus for more information about RDC's response to COVID-19. 

There's always something happening here.

If you have any questions, or would like further information on upcoming events, please call Red Deer College at 403.342.3300 or 1.888.732.4630 (toll-free). You may also inquire [at] rdc [dot] ab [dot] ca (email) us.


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Student successes. Faculty research findings. Program news and information. Community partnerships and collaborations.

These are just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to all the great news and information we like to share from Red Deer College.

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New degrees and diplomas will be offered starting in Fall 2021 Term

Degree and diploma offerings expand at Red Deer Polytechnic

Thursday, July 15, 2021

Red Deer Polytechnic continues to expand its breadth of programming for learners by offering a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, a Bachelor of Science in Psychology, a 

Red Deer Polytechnic's main campus in Red Deer, Alberta, Canada

New custom zoning proposed for Red Deer Polytechnic

Friday, July 02, 2021

City Administration is proposing new zoning for Red Deer Polytechnic (formerly Red Deer College) to better provide for the institution’s development and growth in the future.

Red Deer Polytechnic updates COVID-19 protocols aligned with Stage 3 of Alberta's Open for Summer Plan

Red Deer Polytechnic adjusts operations aligned with Stage 3 of Alberta's Open for Summer Plan

Friday, July 02, 2021

As the province progresses into Stage 3 of Alberta’s Open for Summer Plan, Red Deer Polytechnic has adjusted its services and operations accordingly.

Academic Schedule

Jul 30

Midterm feedback for Summer term 2021.

Aug 1

First day to apply for Spring term 2022.

Aug 2

Heritage Day 2021. College closed.

Aug 17

Last day of classes for Summer term 2021. Last day to withdraw from Summer term 2021 and receive a WD.

Aug 23

First day of Final Exams for Summer term courses 2021.

Aug 24

Tuition Fees for Fall term 2021 and Full year 2021-2022 courses due. Registration will be cancelled if tuition is not paid.

Aug 25

Last day of Final Exams for Summer term courses 2021.

Aug 25

Waitlist ends for Fall term.

Aug 25

Last day of course waitlist for Fall term 2021.

Aug 27

Deferred Exams for Summer term 2021 written.

Contact Us

RDC Inquiries

Mon-Fri 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Main Phone: 403.342.3400
Toll-free: 1.888.732.4630 (in Canada only)
Email: inquire [at] rdc [dot] ab [dot] ca


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