Welcome to Lethbridge College

We are excited to have you join us next semester! Winter semester begins January 6th, Be Ready for the semester by:

  • Checking this page regularly for new student information and updates
  • Checking your college email often for important communications. This is our main way of communicating with you
  • Visit the We Are Ready webpage and read the FAQ’s for current information.
  • Complete the Get Ready and Set for Success courses below and also located in CANVAS

 

Canvas Courses – learning support for your success

Canvas is the Learning Management System (LMS) used by most programs at Lethbridge College. Think of this as an online classroom where you can access course materials, assignments, quizzes, exams, grades, discussions and much more.

The Hive is accessed from within Canvas and where you can get up to date information about important dates, events, resources and services.

 

Get Ready: A Refresher for New Students

Be ready for the semester with this online series of self-paced modules designed to refresh your skills in English, math or science.

Enroll in course

Set for Success: Navigating Learning at a Distance

To be successful in a new learning environment you may need to learn some new skills. These self-paced online modules provide tips and tricks to be successful while learning from home.

Enroll in course

Student ID Cards

We offer a Selfie ID service, which means you can submit your own digital photograph to use as your student ID. Just follow our four simple steps. (Note: cards will be mailed to the address on file, please notify us if a different shipping address is required.)

Selfie ID - four simple steps.

 

Schedule of Events

Times are displayed in Mountain Time (US and Canada)

Program Orientation

Topic Time Event Link
NSO (Early Childhood Education) ECE Jan 5, 2021 10:00 AM Join Zoom Meeting

 

Student Service Sessions

Service Time Event Link
Accessibility Services Jan 4, 2021 2 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Join Zoom Meeting
Student Awards/Fin. Aid Jan 5, 2021 noon – 1 p.m. Join Zoom Meeting
Early Childhood Education Orientation Jan 5, 2021 10 a.m. – 11 a.m. Join Zoom Meeting
Learning Café Jan 6, 2021 4 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Join Zoom Meeting
Wellness Services Jan 7, 2021 2 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. Join Zoom Meeting
Learning Café Jan 12, 2021 4 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Join Zoom Meeting
Student Awards/Fin. Aid Jan 14, 2021 1  p.m. – 2 p.m. Join Zoom Meeting
Career and Academic Advising Jan 15, 2021 2:30 – 3 p.m. Join Zoom Meeting
Student Awards/Fin. Aid Jan 19, 2021 11 a.m. – noon Join Zoom Meeting
Introduction to Lethbridge College Student Core Competencies Jan 19, 2021 11 a.m. – noon Join Zoom Meeting
Career Development Jan 20, 2021 11 a.m. – noon Join Zoom Meeting
Current Student Perspective Jan 20, 2021 2 – 3 p.m. Join Zoom Meeting

 

Be Ready to Connect

To celebrate the new semester, we’re giving away five bags full of goodies like water bottles, pens and other items to help you be ready for a successful year. The rules to enter are simple:

  1. Follow lethcollege and lc_kodiaks on Instagram
  2. Post a photo of your Kodiaks Kit to your IG story, tagging lethcollege and include the hashtags #LCnso21 and #WeAreAllKodiaks
  3. Gain an additional entry by posting a Kodiaks Kit photo to your IG feed, tagging lethcollege in the comments and including the hashtags #LCnso21 and #WeAreAllKodiaks

Contest closes Jan. 7. Winners will be announced via social media on Jan. 8.

 

Indigenous Student Welcome and Orientation

Welcome to OHKOTOKI'AAHKOIYIINIIMAAN

Our Indigenous Services team at Lethbridge College offers a “Circle of Services” to assist Indigenous (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) students in their journey of pursuing a post-secondary education. Please join them for an opportunity to learn more about Indigenous Services for the 2021 winter semester.

Register here for Indigenous Student Welcome

For more information about Indigenous Services, click here.

 

International Student Welcome

International Services is hosting a virtual Winter Welcome (Orientation) for all international students on Friday, Jan. 8, 2021 from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. (MST).

There will be an information session to support your success as a student during the Winter semester. The following topics will be covered:

  • student services
  • study permits and PGWP eligibility
  • student status (i.e. full-time vs. part-time)
  • academic advising (adding/dropping courses)

There will also be a social hour after the information session where you will be able to meet other international students, play some games and win some prizes!

Register for the Winter Welcome

 

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.