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Events & News

The latest news at RDC.

Find all of our news releases here with all the great stuff RDC does and is involved with.

Upcoming Events

We enjoy hosting a variety of events at Red Deer Polytechnic each year. And we look forward to seeing you at future events.

There's always something happening here.

  • View Red Deer Polytechnic's Academic Schedule, filled with important dates like when classes start, when your exams are and more. 
  • Check out Red Deer Polytechnic's events calendar.
  • Cheer on our King's and Queen's student-athletes while they compete in a variety of sports. View Red Deer Polytechnic's Athletics Schedule. The Polytechnic's Gary W. Harris Canada Games Centre is home court for our championship-winning teams.  

If you have any questions, or would like further information on upcoming events, please call Red Deer Polytechnic at 403.342.3300 or 1.888.732.4630 (toll-free). You may also inquire [at] rdpolytech [dot] ca (email) us.

News, Blogs & Other Information

Student successes. Faculty research findings. Program news and information. Community partnerships and collaborations.

These are just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to all the important news and information we like to share from Red Deer Polytechnic.

Read our latest news. We also invite to read about the positive impact our diverse students, faculty, staff and alumni are making in our blogs:

RDP Indigenous Student Panel

Conference inspires central Alberta Indigenous youth to become future leaders

Wednesday, May 11, 2022

Red Deer Polytechnic is pleased to share this on behalf of its partners, Red Deer Public School District and Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools

Stuart Cullum is Red Deer Polytechnic's 12th President

Red Deer Polytechnic Board of Governors introduces new President

Wednesday, April 20, 2022

Red Deer Polytechnic’s Board of Governors is pleased to announce that Mr. Stuart Cullum has been appointed as the institution’s 12th President. Stuart Cullum will begin his role starting on August 2, 2022.  

Summer Camps at Red Deer Polytechnic

Red Deer Polytechnic offers exciting blend of summer camps in 2022

Wednesday, April 13, 2022

Red Deer Polytechnic and its Division of Extended Education are preparing to welcome summer camp participants back on-campus for a range of popular returning camps and some innovative new ones.

Academic Schedule

May 27

Midterm feedback for Spring term 2022.

Jun 3

Convocation 2022.

Jun 14

Last day to withdraw from Spring term 2022 and receive a WD.

Jun 14

Last day of classes for Spring term 2022 courses.

Jun 17

Annual Power Shutdown 2022.

Jun 18

Annual Power Shutdown 2022.

Jun 19

Annual Power Shutdown 2022.

Jun 20

First day of Final Exams for Spring term 2022 courses.

Jun 22

Last day of Final exams for Spring term 2022 courses.

Jun 24

Deferred Exams for Spring term 2022 written.


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