Located on the edge of the town of Olds in central Alberta, Olds College serves over 1,200 students. Focusing on hands-on training, Olds College offers programs located in specialized facilities including a meat cutting facility, an expansive greenhouse, a heavy equipment maintenance bay, a treatment wetlands, farrier lab, two indoor equestrian facilities and modern sewing labs. Olds College students may enrol in certificate, diploma and applied degree programs in areas such as agriculture, animal sciences, business administration, environment, fashion, horticulture, land, technology and trades. Innovative research is carried out in areas such as bioenergy, product development and bioprocessing. The Olds College community includes dozens of student clubs, ranging from athletic leagues to an award-winning rodeo club. The Olds campus houses a modern fitness centre, tennis courts, soccer fields and a swimming pool, as well as student residences, an extensive library, fine arts centre and a botanic garden.
Satellite Campuses or Offices
Calgary - Fashion Institute
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Last Day Applications Accepted
Applications accepted until programs are full. Depending on the program, applicants admitted on a first-qualified, first-served basis or through competitive entry.
Exceptions: Animal Health Technology, Brewmaster and Brewery Operations Management, Equine Science, Exercise Rider and Jockey Training Program, Farrier Science, and Race Horse Grooming Training. For dates, visit oldscollege.ca/programs then select your program of interest.
Standard First-Year Admission Requirements