Now that you're ready to choose a post-secondary institution for your educational goals, let us make it easy for you to discover all that Selkirk College has to offer.
Why Choose Selkirk College?
From our welcoming community atmosphere and high quality education, to our commitment to innovation and creating positive learning environments, there are so many reasons to choose Selkirk College. We offer everything from high school upgrading, university transfer and degree programs, to fine arts, career and industrial trades training.
Find a Program that Fits
With over 60 certificate, diploma and degree programs, we offer a variety of options for students just starting their post-secondary journey or returning as a mature student. Whether you are interested in studying full-time, part-time or online, we have a program that is right for you!
Want real world experience? Offering nationally recognized programs for over 45 years, we have a variety of learning experiences both within and outside of classes. Many of our programs are hands-on and have practicums, work terms, apprenticeships or co-op education options. Complete your credentials at Selkirk College or transfer your credits towards furthering your education.
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A Great Place to Start
Imagine a place where exceptional post-secondary education meets incredible quality of life and you’ll find yourself here, at Selkirk College, where students come first. We ensure that students have the information and support they need to choose and plan the best future possible. With several dedicated departments and services specifically oriented for the success of students, a diverse program selection and unique relaxed lifestyle, it is an excellent place to begin your post-secondary education.
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A Great Place to Live
Known as a true four season destination, you can enjoy the summer heat soaking up the rays on one of the many local beaches or hit the ski hills to shred the gnar on Red Mountain or Whitewater ski resorts, just a few minutes drive from your front door. Imagine a progressive, culturally-rich community surrounded by a natural setting beyond your imagination. Embrace a vibrant culture that revolves around passionate creativity and an energetic enthusiasm for outdoor recreation. That's the Kootenay lifestyle...it's a great place to live. Learn more by checking out our Off Campus Culture page.
If you need a place to call home, both our Castlegar and Nelson (Tenth Street) campuses have student housing located just steps away from your classes.
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A Great Place to Connect
College is so much more than lectures and labs. It’s about meeting others with similar interests and goals and connecting to your future and the person you want to become. One of the best parts of college is meeting new people and creating amazing memories. When you're not in class, take part in one of the many activities available to you and create your own Selkirk College experience.
Looking to get active? Selkirk College students have access to fully equipped weight room and gymnasium facilities, which also include a climbing wall, squash and racquet ball court. Or burn off some energy hiking, biking or running on one of the many campus trails.
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