New Student Resources


Here you will find some essential information and resources as you get prepared for your first semester! 

Below you'll find links to various resources we offer here at the College!

  • Indigenous Student Services: Students who self-identify as Aboriginal, Indigenous, First Nations, Metis and/or Inuit have access to culturally appropriate support and services. Self-identifying is confidential and voluntary.
  • Advising Services: Douglas College offers a number of different programs and classes, and navigating through it all can be tricky! Connecting with a Student Success Advisor can help you with course planning and ensure you meet all the requirements for graduation, or transferring to another post-secondary institution
  • Accessibility Services: Supports are available for students who need accommodations and accessibility services for classes, campus events and other College activities. 
  • Financial Aid: There are a number of different ways for students to get funding for school. Get connected with Financial Aid to learn more!
  • Getting to Campus: Planning on using public transportation to get to campus? U-Pass has you covered! If you'll be driving to campus, there are a limited number of parking passes available at each campus.
  • IT Support for New Students
  • Strong Start Orientation: Start your College experience by participating in our Orientation programming! We are here to support you through your first experiences at Douglas as well as help you transition through your education. Strong Start Orientation also has lots of information about programs and services available to students.
  • Parents and Supporters: Are you a parent or supporter of a new Douglas College student? Find out more information about Douglas College and know what to expect for your new student.
  • Student ID: Your Student ID is your passport to all services on campus! Find out when and where you can get your ID printed. 
  • YouTube channel: You can find videos about Blackboard, services on campus and much more on our channel!