Fall 2019 new student information

Orientation for students starting in fall 2019​​

  • The first day of classes is Wednesday, September 4 (unless otherwise specified in your schedule).
  • ProTip: Check your Lethbridge College email often!

Save the Date

Registration coming soon.

We’ve got some incredible events coming up to welcome our new students, and their families. Please add the following dates to your Calendar.

 

Click here for appointment and live chat information.

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June 19 - Student Loan Application Workshop

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

This workshop is for Lethbridge College students who are new to Student Loans. Our Student Awards and Financial Aid staff will walk you through the process of completing and submitting your (fall) 2019 student loan application, and will answer questions about loans, grants, and scholarships.

Register now

September 1 - Family Orientation

This event is for parents and partners of new students starting in September. We’ll offer information from various Student Services departments on how you can best support your student. You are invited to attend this session September 1.

Registration coming soon.

September 3, 2019 – New Student Orientation (Fall Intake)

This is the semester kick-off for our new students starting in September. Attendance is expected, and advanced registration is required. Program locations listed below.

Registration coming soon.

New Student Orientation sessions

 

Family Orientation

Information and registration coming soon.


 

New student information session for fall

This is the semester kick-off for our new students starting in September. Attendance is expected, and advanced registration is required. We’ll be providing more information soon.

Questions can be directed to: Studentexperience@lethbridgecollege.ca


 

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

Welcome to OHKOTOKI'AAHKOIYIINIIMAAN

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 lethbridgecollege.ca/virtual-tour or review the services online

 

Fall 2019 Program Orientation Information

Tuesday September 3 at 10 am unless otherwise specified

Please remember all students must register for NSO online if your program orientation is on September 3. Send any other questions to studentexperience@lethbridgecollege.ca.

Program

Contact

Program Orientation Location

Academic Upgrading

upgrading@lethbridgecollege.ca

AN 2742

Administrative Office Professional

office@lethbridgecollege.ca

IB Commons

Agricultural Enterprise Management

agsciences@lethbridgecollege.ca

CB 2004

Agricultural and Heavy Equipment Technician

tradeslc@lethbridgecollege.ca

Due to an earlier start date, program orientation will take place the first day of classes on August 26

Agriculture Sciences – All Majors

agsciences@lethbridgecollege.ca

CB 2004

Architectural Animation Technology

archanimation@lethbridgecollege.ca

TT 2902

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

tradeslc@lethbridgecollege.ca

Due to an earlier start date, program orientation will take place the first day of classes on August 26

Apprenticeship – Baker

culinary@lethbridgecollege.ca

Due to an earlier start date, program orientation will take place the first day of classes on August 20.

Apprenticeship - Cook

culinary@lethbridgecollege.ca

Due to an earlier start date, program orientation will take place the first day of classes on August 22.

Automotive Systems

tradeslc@lethbridgecollege.ca

Due to an earlier start date, program orientation will take place the first day of classes on August 26

Bachelor of Applied Arts Justice Studies

infojustice@lethbridgecollege.ca

IB 2133

Bachelor of Nursing

 

Bachelor of Nursing (After Degree)

nesa-rn@lethbridgecollege.ca

Val Matteotti Gymnasium

Business Administration – All Majors

business@lethbridgecollege.ca

IB Commons

Child and Youth Care

humanservices@lethbridgecollege.ca

AN 1519

Civil Engineering Technology

engineeringtech@lethbridgecollege.ca

TT 1940

Computer Information Technology

cit@lethbridgecollege.ca

IB 2111

Conservation Enforcement – Bachelor of Applied Science

envisci@lethbridgecollege.ca

CB3013 & CB3039

Correctional Studies

infojustice@lethbridgecollege.ca

IB 1133

Criminal Justice – Policing

infojustice@lethbridgecollege.ca

IB Theatres

Culinary Careers

culinary@lethbridgecollege.ca

Due to an earlier start date, program orientation will take place the first day of classes on August 19.

Digital Communications and Media

 

digitalcomm@lethbridgecollege.ca

TT 2902

Early Childhood Education

humanservices@lethbridgecollege.ca

AN 1513

Ecosystems Management – Bachelor of Applied Science

envisci@lethbridgecollege.ca

CB3013 & CB3039

Educational Assistant – Online Certificate and Diploma

humanservices@lethbridgecollege.ca

Review

  • New Student Orientation for online learning here
  • Digital Pitstop here.

 

If you’re close to Lethbridge and want to attend, there is an optional on campus program orientation from 9:45-10:45 a.m. in AN 1705.

Engineering Design and Drafting Technology

engineeringtech@lethbridgecollege.ca

TT 1940

Environmental Assessment and Restoration

envisci@lethbridgecollege.ca

CB3013 & CB3039

Exercise Science

exercisescience@lethbridgecollege.ca

PE 2409

General Studies – All Majors

generalstudies@lethbridgecollege.ca

IB Foyer

(A program representative will direct you to your classroom).

Geomatics Engineering Technology

engineeringtech@lethbridgecollege.ca

TT 1940

Health Care Aide

healthcareaide@lethbridgecollege.ca

Val Matteotti Gymnasium

Interior Design Technology

interiordesign@lethbridgecollege.ca

TT 2902

Massage Therapy

massagetherapy@lethbridgecollege.ca

TE 2220

Medical Device Reprocessing

csp@lethbridgecollege.ca

Review New Student Orientation for online learners here.

https://www.lconline.ca

Multimedia Production

multimedia@lethbridgecollege.ca

TT 2902

Natural Resource Compliance

envisci@lethbridgecollege.ca

CB3013 & CB3039

Pathway to English and Academic Culture

esl@lethbridgecollege.ca

Due to a later start date, program orientation will take place on September 5.

Practical Nursing

practicalnursing@lethbridgecollege.ca

Val Matteotti Gymnasium

Renewable Resource Management

envisci@lethbridgecollege.ca

CB3013 & CB3039

Therapeutic Recreation

trg@lethbridgecollege.ca

TE 2202

Unit Clerk

unitclerk@lethbridgecollege.ca

Val Matteotti Gymnasium

Virtual & Augmented Reality Certificate

virtualreality@lethbridgecollege.ca

TT 2902

Wind Turbine Technician

tradeslc@lethbridgecollege.ca

Location coming soon.

 

Checking your college email for the first time?

Follow these steps:

  1. Go to myhorizon.lethbridgecollege.ca.
  2. Username: Enter your student ID (sXXXXXXX).
  3. Password: For your initial log in, use your birthdate followed by LC (YYMMDDLC). 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!

 


 

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

Student services and supports

Learn about all the services and supports available to students.

Top Tips for Student Success video

For more information, stop by our office located at TE 1220 or email studentexperience@lethbridgecollege.ca.