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Contest Rules

Red Deer College Contest Rules and Regulations

Occasionally, RDC provides the opportunity for people to participate in giveaways and contests, during recruitment marketing campaigns and other initiatives. Please review contest rules and regulations below.


Giveaways and contests are open to all residents of Canadian provinces and territories, 16 years of age or older (see section 7 regarding consent) at the time of entry, except Red Deer College employees, their family members, and anyone with whom such employees are domiciled, of Red Deer College (RDC), and RDC’s affiliated companies, advertising agencies, other representatives or agents.

By participating, you agree to these Official Rules and to the decisions of the judges, which are final and binding in all respects. 


RDC is the Sponsor of the giveaways and contests ("Contest") and is solely responsible for awarding the designated prize(s) to the verified winner(s) of these Contests.


To enter, participants must provide the the required information (including contact information, such as a valid daytime phone number and e-mail address) on the designated contest forms on RDC's website or RDC's social media platforms. Although online access and an e-mail account are required in order to participate in this contest, no purchase is necessary.


LIMIT one (1) entry per contestant and/or email address allowed, per individual giveaway or contest.


Prizes for each Contest vary, but could include gift certificates for RDC entities (including for the Campus Store or FarSide Bar & Grill), tuition vouchers for RDC's programs and courses, and gift certificates or packages for external organizations. 

Prizes will be identified for each individual Contest, to provide awareness for participants.


The odds of winning are dependent upon the number of eligible entries received prior to the draw deadline for individual Contests.


By participating in the Contest, entrants consent to the use of their personal information (i.e. name, photograph and/or likeness, voice, or statements) for publicity purposes in all media produced by Red Deer College without further compensation, and a declaration confirming compliance with the official contest rules.

The winner will be contacted by phone or email, using the email address provided by entrant on RDC's website or RDC's social media platforms. 

To receive a prize, winners are required to produce photo identification, complete a Prize Verification Pick-Up form, and answer a mathematical Skill Testing Question without mechanical or other aid. For winners 16 or 17 years of age, parental consent is required on receipt of award.

If the prize winner cannot be contacted via telephone, email or social media within ten (10) business days, the unclaimed prize shall lapse and a new prize winner shall be drawn.

Prizes will only be awarded upon winner validation and verification.

If a selected entrant is unable or unwilling to comply with these contest rules, the entry will be disqualified and another will be randomly drawn from the remaining eligible entries.

All entries become the property of RDC and will not be returned. Communication will only be entered into with the potential winners. RDC reserves the right, at its option, to publish any winner's name, photograph and/or likeness, voice, or statements without further compensation to the winner.


All decisions made by RDC with respect to this contest are final. 


By entering, entrants agree to hold harmless RDC, the independent judging organization and any other companies involved with or otherwise providing services related to RDC's Contests and all of these entities' respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, partners, officers, governors, employees, and agents against any and all liability, damages, or causes of action (however named or described), with respect to or arising out of entrant's participation in the Contest, or the receipt or use of the prize awarded herein.


RDC reserves the right to suspend, withdraw or terminate Contests at any time without prior notice.


All federal, provincial and local laws and regulations apply. The personal information collected in this process is collected under the authority of, and will be managed in accordance with, the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act of Alberta. The information will be used by RDC for the purpose of administering this Contest and by entering this Contest entrants agree that RDC may also use personal information (i.e. name, photograph and/or likeness, voice, or statements) for publicity purposes in all media produced by Red Deer College and that RDC may contact entrants to receive future promotional, special offer, and other communications.

If you have any questions about the use of this personal information, or you would like to request that this information not be disclosed, please contact the Marketing and Communications department, Red Deer College, 100 College Boulevard, Box 5005, Red Deer, Alberta, T4N 5H5, Telephone 403.342.3558 or email marketing [at] rdc [dot] ab [dot] ca. For details of our website privacy policy, please click here.  

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