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Getting started

Deciding to start a college program is a big decision and there is a lot to do to get started. If you are considering studying at Douglas College and services from Accessibility Services start planning early!

STEP 1

Call or email the Future Students’ Office to find out more about the Information Sessions.

STEP 2

Submit your application! Apply here. If you are a Canadian Citizen or Permanent resident and you have questions, contact the Future Students’ Office. If you are an International Student, or require a study permit, contact Douglas College International.

STEP 3

Collect information about what accommodation and supports you may need. Click here for more details. 

STEP 4

If the class or program in which you are interested requires Assessment Testing for which you may need special accommodations, please contact Accessibility Services. You will need to provide information about your disability-related needs in order to receive accommodations for assessment testing.

STEP 5

If you need funding to cover the costs of your education at Douglas College, please visit Douglas College Financial Aid Office. You can also check the Ministry of Advanced Education website to learn more about:

STEP 6

Many new students find it helpful to connect with current students to learn about what to expect, what advice they have, and lessons they’ve learned about making college a great experience. Get connected with other Douglas students through Student Life

  • Check out some online tips and tricks from students with accommodations at other colleges and universities. Click here