Student Loan Drop In Sessions at Red Deer College
The 2019 -2020 Alberta Student Aid application will be released June 10!
The Student Connect Centre offers free drop-in sessions to students who would like some guidance while completing their full-time Alberta Student Aid application. This year's sessions will take place on the following dates:
- Thursday, June 13 from 1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
- Thursday, June 27 from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
- Wednesday, July 3 from 1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
- Tuesday, July 16 from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.
- Wednesday, July 24 from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Although these sessions are drop-in, please sign-up for the session of your choice to ensure there are enough computers and resources for everyone in attendance. Registrants will be contacted with important information regarding their drop-in session.
AB Post Secondary Institution Fair (ELAA)
ELAA (Educational Liaison Association of Alberta) is an organization of post secondary institutions in Alberta, as well as the RCMP and the Canadian Armed Forces. These institutions will be set up in the gym at Notre Dame on Tues Sept 17 from 1pm -3pm.
Apply Alberta Account Set Up Sessions
Planning to apply to post secondary studies in Alberta for Fall 2020? Group sessions will be held in the Learning Commons during lunch September 25, 26 & 27 for students to set up their Apply Alberta accounts. Sign up sheets will be available in September through Ms Halter.
Out of Province Post Secondary Event (OPP)
Thinking of going to college or university out of province? The Out of Province Post Secondary fair is a great opportunity to get more information.
Date: Wed Oct 23
Time: 6 pm
It is important for students to be responsible for their own academic records and course information. All students are required to sign up for an account in "My Pass." Click here for instructions on how to do this.
Career Planning Resources
Interested in doing some career planning or exploration? These resources can help you:
Looking for volunteer opportunities in your community? Check out Volunteer Central, a database of volunteer postings by area. Volunteering looks great on a resume and is an important consideration for scholarships! Volunteering is a great way to give back to your community!
Students are encouraged to book a career appointment in their Grade 12 year to explore career options, to look at education or training requirements needed to obtain employment in a particular field, to learn about post-secondary programs and gain information on scholarships. To book a career appointment with Ms. Halter please see staff in the Learning Commons. Please note appointments will become available to Grade 10 and 11 students in the second semester!
Student Profile Sheet for References
Looking for a reference? Scholarships often require references. Start the process by completing a student profile sheet to outline your accomplishments over the past three years.