2019 Counsellor Update

From September 20, 2019 10:00 until 15:00


Location: Cenovus Learning Commons at Red Deer College
 Room 2909, 100 College Blvd., Red Deer, AB
Date: Friday, September 20, 2019
Time: 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.



10:00 to 10:30 am        
Registration and Check-In
10:30 to 11:00 am        
Publication Fair: Part A
11:00 to 11:15 am      
 Welcome & Opening Remarks -  ELAA President, David Fischer
Please note:
Post-secondary institutions have four minutes each for their presentation
After the group presentations, there is time allotted for Questions & Answers

11:15 to 11:45 am
Presentations: Group 1
Bow Valley College
MacEwan University
Medicine Hat College
Mount Royal University
Olds College

11:45 am – 12:15 pm  
Presentations: Group 2
Concordia University of Edmonton     
Portage College
Red Deer College
University of Alberta
University of Calgary

12:15 to 1:00 pm          LUNCH

1:00 to 1:30 pm           
Presentations: Group 3
Keyano College
Lethbridge College
Norquest College
St. Mary’s University

1:30 to 2:00 pm            
Presentations: Group 4
Ambrose University
Lakeland College
Prairie College
The King’s University

2:00 to 2:35 pm           
Presentations: Group 5
Alberta University of the Arts
Athabasca University
Burman University
Canadian Forces Recruitment Centre
Royal Canadian Mounted Police
University of Lethbridge

2:35 to 3:00 pm            Publication Fair: Part B
                                      Event Concludes


NOTE: The ELAA Counsellor Update and the Red Deer College Update are two separate events. Thank you to Red Deer College for partnering with ELAA to hold the ELAA Counsellor Update at the College. Prior to the ELAA Counsellor Update on September 20, Red Deer College will be holding their update for high school counsellors. Please visit RDC for details, updates and to register. 


The closest public parking near the Cenovus Centre is Public Lot East. Turn into the College on College Boulevard. Take the first left. Take the 3rd right into P Lot (East).

Map: https://rdc.ab.ca/sites/default/files/uploads/documents/1970/parking-main-campus-2018.pdf

Public Parking Instructions:
Daily, hourly or short term visitor parking is available in public lots (east or west) at the main campus where you can pay with cash or credit card at one of our three Pay Stations located inside the main campus building, near the Main Entrance, Arts Centre or Cenovus Centre, near  The Patch. Please remember your license plate number for the payment at the Pay station INSIDE.


  • Public East/West - Effective weekdays: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM | $2.00/hour to max of $8.00/day
  • Short Term Parking - Effective weekdays: 8:00 AM to 10:00 PM | $1.00/30 minutes