Winter 2020 new student information

Orientation for students starting in winter 2020: Information coming soon!​​

  • The first day of classes is Monday, January 6 (unless otherwise specified in your schedule).
  • Check your college email often for important information and updates.

Note: Student ID cards can now be obtained from the Registrar's Office in Centre Core beside the Student Awards and Financial Aid desk.

View Selfie ID details.


Click here for appointment and live chat information.



Lethbridge College will be closed December 25 to January 1.

Lethbridge College will open Thursday, January 2.

Additional resources

Checking your college email for the first time?

Follow these steps:

  1. Go to
  2. Username: Enter your student ID (sXXXXXXX).
  3. Password: For your initial log in, use your birthdate followed by College (YYMMDDCollege). Note: DO NOT check the box that says “I want to change my password after logging on” as the change password screen will automatically appear. Checking off the box will disrupt the process and interfere with your login.


  1. Follow the steps on screen to change your password.
  2. Check out our social media accounts while you wait 20 to 30 minutes for the password to sync across platforms.
  3. Log back into myHorizon with your new password.
  4. Once back in myHorizon, click on My Office 365 Email on the right side of the screen.
  5. Username: Enter your LC email address.
  6. Password: Use your new myHorizon password.
  7. Click on the Outlook icon. You’re finally in!


New Student Orientation sessions


Pre-Arrival information sessions

Details coming soon.


Family Orientation

Details coming soon.


International student welcome

As an international student, you are required to attend a special orientation and welcome. For more information and to register please visit the Lethbridge College International Services pre-arrival checklist page found here.


Indigenous learner services


We provide assistance to our First Nations, Métis and Inuit (FNMI) students – from prospective students to alumni – in achieving their career and personal goals. Through our Circle of Services, you can access:

  • information on programs, admissions, registration and study skills
  • assistance with Indigenous funding, awards and scholarships
  • personal, cultural, academic and career advising
  • social, educational, cultural and sporting events

Lethbridge College recognizes that it is located on traditional Blackfoot territory and it is important for our institution to honour the land and culture of the Blackfoot people.

For more information on Indigenous Services visit click here.


Online learner orientation resource

Here are a few tips to help you prepare for your college experience as an online learner:

  • It’s very important to review the new student orientation resource created exclusively for online learners. This information is designed to help you prepare for your online learning experience and will take approximately 60 minutes to review. Review New Student Orientation for online learners here.
  • Once you have full access to Canvas, your Learning Management System, we encourage you to review additional resources in Your Digital Pitstop.
  • Get to know Lethbridge College’s campus and services with a tour, take a virtual tour at or review the services online


Winter 2020 Program Orientation Information

Dates and times coming soon.

Program contact information is listed below. Please send any other questions to



Academic Upgrading

Administrative Office Professional

Agricultural Enterprise Management

Agricultural and Heavy Equipment Technician

Agriculture Sciences – All Majors

Architectural Animation Technology

Apprenticeship – Agriculture Equipment Technician, Automotive service technician, Heavy Equipment Technician, Parts Technician

Apprenticeship – Baker

Apprenticeship - Cook

Automotive Systems

Bachelor of Applied Arts Justice Studies

Bachelor of Nursing


Bachelor of Nursing (After Degree)

Business Administration – All Majors

Child and Youth Care

Civil Engineering Technology

Computer Information Technology

Conservation Enforcement – Bachelor of Applied Science

Correctional Studies

Criminal Justice – Policing

Culinary Careers

Digital Communications and Media

Early Childhood Education

Ecosystems Management – Bachelor of Applied Science

Educational Assistant – Online Certificate and Diploma

Engineering Design and Drafting Technology

Environmental Assessment and Restoration

Exercise Science

General Studies – All Majors

Geomatics Engineering Technology

Health Care Aide

Interior Design Technology

Massage Therapy

Medical Device Reprocessing

Multimedia Production

Natural Resource Compliance

Pathway to English and Academic Culture

Practical Nursing

Renewable Resource Management

Therapeutic Recreation

Unit Clerk

Virtual & Augmented Reality Certificate

Wind Turbine Technician


Meet the Team

Details coming soon.



The purpose of New Student Orientation is to:

  • Facilitate your successful transition into the college.
  • Prepare you to maintain or achieve a holistic life balance (academic, social, emotional and physical well-being).
  • Contribute to student retention.

New Student Orientation learning outcome statements:

  • Describe the difference between your previous life and educational experiences and the college experience.
  • Identify, differentiate, and locate the available services that support your holistic well-being.
  • Create connections with faculty, staff and peers to establish a sense of belonging with the college community.
  • Recognize the diversity of the college community to build awareness of global citizenship.

New Student Orientation videos

Advice for New Lethbridge College Students
What to Expect | A Guide to Lethbridge College
Top Tips for Student Success

For more information, stop by our office located at TE 1220 or email