Financial Aid Workshop at the Castlegar Campus, April 17, 2014.  Learn More.

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Graduation Ceremony

If you're interested in participating in the coordination of this event, please speak with your supervisor and forward your name & preferred assignment to Krista Mannle or call her at 250.365.1208. We are currently recruiting faculty and staff to assist with various functions for both the…

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Internal Events

7 PM Mir Centre for Peace, Castlegar Campus.
Apr 24: Russia-Ukraine
12 PM Castlegar Campus.
Apr. 25: Graduation Ceremony


What’s Happening

John Adams to be Honoured at Grad 2014

Selkirk College will honour post-secondary pioneer and legend John Adams at Grad 2014. As the third person hired by Selkirk College during its germination in 1966, Adams was tasked with creating the now renowned Forest Technology Program. His 33-year career as an educator and department leader touched hundreds of lives.

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Something a Little Different this Summer

Ever wonder what all the fuss is about on the Salmo River Ranch every summer? To pull off the massive task of hosting the world famous festival just east of Salmo requires an army of volunteers. Festival organizers are reaching out to Selkirk College staff and students to take part in helping make it all happen.

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Gym Hours Changing for the Spring

With the Winter Semester now drawing to a close, the hours of operation for the recreation facilities on the Castlegar Campus and Tenth Street Campus (Nelson) are changing. Remember that the gym and weight room use is free for Selkirk College staff, only fitness classes have a minimal fee. Come and check it out.

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Class of 2014 Valedictorian Chosen

Plant Operator Program student Hart Joron will join an elite club next week when he delivers the valedictory speech at the Selkirk College Graduation 2014 Ceremony on the Castlegar Campus. Joron will deliver the speech next Friday as the Class of 2014 valedictorian before more than 300 people.

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Strategic Planning

2013: Beyond Imagination

In our day to day work, we commit to:


>>Focus on the learner
>>Teaching excellence
>>Community engagement & innovation 
>>A healthy workplace
>>Sustainability of the college.


Learn more about our Strategic Plan.

Teaching & Learning

Creating A Learning Region

We encourage staff to work across disciplines & adapt to changes in education through learning, by participating in TLI initiatives like:


>>Book Clubs
>>Speaker & Event Series
>>Online Resources


Learn more about our Teaching & Learning Institute.

Celebrating the Learner

Great Experience Close To Home

‌‌‌Local student, Micheline Marr, is passionate about history and the outdoors and has always been interested in archaeology. This summer, she followed those passions and enroled as the only Selkirk student in the Lemon Creek Archaeology Field School in South Slocan.


Learn more about Micheline's summer adventure.


Say Thanks with a Kudo

Kudos is a program that provides the opportunity to recognize colleagues and co-workers who consistently treat students, faculty and staff with courtesy and respect.  Your nomination will then be provided with a Kudos Card, which entitles them to free coffee and a muffin!


Learn more about the Kudos Winners.

"Winter in Castlegar" - Icicles found exploring in CastlegarThe Kootenays up close - Nature at its finest in Nelson B.C.Rime - Taken during Strawberry Pass hikeFun Guy - self explanatoryAbove and beyondCanada Day Bike RideGwillam Lakes a la ValhallaUndying passion - Boy playing guitar on old train bridge, Castlegar, B.C.Fall in the Kootenays