New Student Orientation

Learn all the in’s and out’s of the College and campus life through RDC's online or family orientations. New students admitted to Winter term start classes on Monday, January 6, 2020.

What to Do and What to Know for Your First Week

  • Pay fees and tuition.
  • Parking at RDC is limited and purchased on a first-come first-serve basis. Apply for parking.
  • Log into TheLoop - your RDC student portal. 
  • Get your lockers, purchase used books and transit passes, learn about your student health and dental plan and other services offered by your Students' Association.
  • Buy textbooks, course materials and additional supplies. Visit the Campus Store and The Pulse in person on RDC's main campus or avoid line-ups and order your textbooks online.
  • Get your iCard - your multi-purpose student ID card.
  • Check important dates from the academic schedule.
  • Get connected to RDC's student services to learn more about the many services that are available to assist you throughout your entire time as a student at the College.

Questions? Call us at 403.342.3400 or toll-free at 1.888.732.4630, or orientation [at] rdc [dot] ab [dot] ca (email).