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The EDGE 2019: September 12, 13, 14

What is the EDGE? 

The EDGE stands for Engage. Discover. Grow. Explore.

It is a 3 day, team oriented, action-packed event for first year students.

New students will be assigned to a team that is led by two senior students. You and your team will discover more about the College while participating in ice-breakers and team-builder challenges, recreation activities, and interactive games, just to name a few! 

This event is meant to foster new relationships, welcome you to student life, build confidence and help you feel more connected to the Douglas College community! 

When and where is the event? 

Thursday, Sept 12th 4:30pm-9:00pm | New Westminster Campus

Friday, Sept 13th 4:00pm-9:30pm | New Westminster Campus

Saturday, Sept 14th 11:00am-4:00pm | Coquitlam Campus 

(It is highly encouraged to attend all 3 days)

Who can attend? 

Any new student who began their studies at the College in winter, summer, or fall of 2019.  


The cost per student is $20. This price includes: 3 meals, an EDGE t-shirt and 3 days of non-stop fun! 

Registration for the EDGE is NOW OPEN! Click HERE to register! 

Want to know more?  

Watch the EDGE video HERE

Check out pictures from previous years below:

We have created The EDGE as an inclusive event; modifications and accommodations are available. We want everyone to come out and have a blast, so we ask that at the time of registration you let us know how we can make your experience more comfortable and barrier-free. 


If you have any questions about the event please email the Student Engagement Coordinator, Stephanie.