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Congratulations to our Graduates!


Red Deer Polytechnic is thrilled to celebrate our 59th Convocation Ceremonies with graduates, their families and friends.

Find answers to all your Convocation Day questions and watch the ceremony livestreams on our website.


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Convocation 2023


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Red Deer Polytechnic (RDP) is hiring Registered Nurses and Licensed Practical Nurses to join our faculty. If you are looking for an opportunity to teach the next generation of nurses, we have a position for you.


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Red Deer Polytechnic has beautiful campuses located in Red Deer, Alberta. Explore our virtual tours to experience our campuses and learn about all we have to offer.


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The Alberta Sports Hall of Fame celebrated its Class of 2023 at an induction ceremony in Red Deer Polytechnic’s (RDP) Cenovus Energy Learning Common on May 26. “I want to congratulate all inductees on their achievements, which have positively impacted…
Red Deer Polytechnic will award Dr. James Barmby and Dr. Russell Schnell with Honorary Bachelor of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies Degrees in recognition of their incredible contributions and positive impact to society.  “It is a privilege to recognize Dr.…
Red Deer Polytechnic (RDP) received two awards from the Canadian Council for the Advancement of Education (CCAE). In the annual Prix d’Excellence, Palate: A Taste of Local received silver in the Best Alumni Event category and the RDP Athletics Brand Reveal…
Makayla Willows and Cayden Nickel of the Red Deer Polytechnic (RDP) Royals Rodeo team finished as the top competitors at the Canadian Collegiate Rodeo Association (CCRA) Finals May 19-21 in Brooks. “Makayla and Cayden had an outstanding weekend,” says Trina…


May 31, 2023
2023 Child Abuse Conference: Transforming Practices
June 2, 2023
Convocation 2023.
June 5, 2023
Progressive Pride Flag Raising at Red Deer Polytechnic
June 16, 2023
Last day of classes for Spring term 2023 courses.
June 16, 2023
Last day to withdraw from Spring term 2023 courses and receive a WD.
June 17, 2023
Annual Power Shutdown 2023.
June 18, 2023
Annual Power Shutdown 2023.
June 20, 2023
First day of Final Exams for Spring term 2023 courses.