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Thank You!

Thank you to everyone who attended our first annual Homecoming!  We were delighted to welcome our alumni, partners, and community back to campus for events including Palate: A Taste of Local, 2022 Community Awards Ceremony, the Library 20th Anniversary Reading, Open House, alumni reunions, and our Kings and Queens Athletics in action!  There truly was something for everyone, and we are grateful that you chose to spend your time with us.

We can’t wait to see you at Homecoming 2023!


2022 Featured Events


Palate Social Tactics

Palate: A Taste of Local

Cenovus Energy Learning Common

Thursday, October 20 | 7 - 10 pm

The Red Deer Polytechnic Alumni Association is proud to introduce a new, elevated rendition of our annual signature event -  Palate: A Taste of Local.

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RDP Aerial

Philosopher's Café

Library Information Common

Thursday, October 20 | 7 pm


Hosts: Dr. Stephen Brown & Dr. Carrie Dennett

No philosophical training or expertise required.

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Free 30 Minute Fitness Sessions

Collicutt Performance Fitness Zone

Friday, October 21  - Cycle at 6 pm | Fitness Step at 6:45 pm

Saturday, October 22 - Fitness Step at 2 pm | Cycle at 2:45 pm

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Queens and Kings Basketball Home Opener

vs St. Mary's University Lightning

Fas Gas On The Run Gymnasium

Friday, October 21

Queens at 6 pm | Kings at 8 pm

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Library and Sculptures

Library 20th Anniversary Author Reading

Library Information Common

Friday, October 21 | 7 pm

Featuring Jenna Butler, Joan Crate, Leslie Greentree, and Rod Schumacher. 

NOTE: The Library will be open exclusively for this event. No other access or services will be available during this event.

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Kings Hockey vs SAIT Trojans

Gary W. Harris Canada Games Centre Arena

Friday, October 21 | 7 pm

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Fall 2022 3 students
Open House

Main Campus

Saturday, October 22 | 9 am - Noon

Join us for program and service information, interactive activities, and tours of our main campus and the Gary W. Harris Canada Games Centre.

Apply in person to Winter 2023, Spring 2023 or Fall 2023 programs at Open House and we will waive the application fee!

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Register today for a chance to win some epic prizes

2022 Soccer

Queens & Kings Soccer vs Olds College Broncos

Red Deer Polytechnic Main Field

Saturday, October 22 | Queens at 12 pm | Kings at 2 pm   

Admission to all Queens & Kings soccer games is free.




Community Awards Recipients

Red Deer Polytechnic celebrates 2020 and 2021 Community Awards

Friday, October 21, 2022

In a morning ceremony, Red Deer Polytechnic celebrated the 2020 and 2021 Community Awards in-person after a two-year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  



Red Deer Polytechnic Homecoming

Red Deer Polytechnic invites the community to Homecoming

Wednesday, October 12, 2022

As a way to connect with alumni, prospective and current students, employees and community members, Red Deer Polytechnic will host its inaugural Homecoming from October 20-22, 2022, on its main campus.



Important Information


Our spaces have grown and changed drastically over the years. Whether you are at Homecoming to relive past memories with a nostalgic tour down our hallways, or experience your first steps here, our campus maps will help you on your self-guided tour of Red Deer Polytechnic’s main campus.

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Are you looking for a place a place to stay on campus during Homecoming? We have a variety of accommodation options year-round to help meet your needs.

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There is no charge for parking at Red Deer Polytechnic on weekday evenings after 5 pm or all day on weekends.

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