Indigenous Student Services
Information for Indigenous Students
Whether you are already a Red Deer Polytechnic student or you are interested in becoming a student, Indigenous Student Services is here to help you succeed.
Red Deer Polytechnic has a wide variety of programs for you to choose from. Find a program that interests you and start your journey toward a rewarding career!
Certain programs at the Polytechnic recognize the need to facilitate access to post-secondary education for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous learners. In order to facilitate greater participation of Indigenous learners, certain programs have designated seats for qualified applicants who are Status Indian/First Nations, Non-status Indian/First Nations, Metis or Inuit.
These programs include:
Applying to Attend RDP
Step 1: Search for the program that interests you.
Step 2: Make sure you are aware of the deadlines to apply.
Step 3: Looking for funding options? Click here.
Step 4: Schedule an appointment with Indigenous Students Services, if you'd like to discuss your options.
Step 5: Follow the steps on How to Apply when you are ready to apply to your program.