BC Colleges


3700 Willingdon Avenue
Burnaby, British Columbia
Canada, V5G 3H2
Telephone:   604-434-5734

Aerospace Campus
3800 Cessna Drive, Richmond, BC
Telephone:  604-419-3744

When to apply
Attend an information session
Take a campus tour
Student for a day program


New Westminster Campus:  General Number For Both Campuses:  604-527-5400
700 Royal Avenue
New Westminster, BC

Coquitlam Campus:
1250 Pinetree Way
Coquitlam, BC

When to apply
Attend an information session
Request a campus tour

FEB 1/18   Douglas College opens Winter 2019 Application for Admission – Grade 12 students that would like to start studies at Douglas College in the Winter 2019 session (January 2019), note that the application for this session opens at 8:30am on February 1, 2018.  https://www.douglascollege.ca/study-at-douglas/apply/canadian-students/when-to-apply    Many programs are first-qualified, first-admitted so applying early is important.  Popular programs such as Academic Foundations for Potential Nursing Applicants, (the pathway into Bachelor of Science in Nursing) fill up quickly, and once full, these programs will close their applications. Students interested in these programs should apply early on February 1, 2018. https://www.douglascollege.ca/programs-courses/catalogue/programs/CTAFPN      https://www.douglascollege.ca/ 

Douglas College NEWS April 17/2018 

Douglas College has a New transfer agreement for ‘Youth Justice’ at RRU – Youth Justice Diploma graduates can now transfer into third year Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice Studies at Royal Roads University (Victoria). Students can complete the program on-campus or online (with short, on-campus residencies).  Youth Justice requires students to be 19+ to meet practicum requirements.   https://www.douglascollege.ca/about-douglas/news-and-media/news/2018/March/youth-justice-transfer-agreement 

Douglas College has a New Associate of Arts Degree in ‘Asian Studies – Are you interested in international trade, diplomatic or consular services, immigration or tourism?  You may want to learn more about the new Associate of Arts Degree in Asian Studies. This 2-year program will develop cultural, historical and political knowledge of Asian countries.  Students will also acquire intermediate-level language skills in Mandarin or Japanese. With help from academic advisors, students can transfer their two-year credential to research universities across Canada.  For more information and to view the upcoming information session dates, visit:   https://www.douglascollege.ca/programs-courses/catalogue/programs/AAAS   

Douglas College ~ Teaching English as a Second Language program – The Douglas College TESL Certificate is one semester and unlike other TESL/TESOL programs, students don’t need a bachelor’s degree to apply. Grads achieve an internationally recognized credential and could teach abroad. The program has two intakes: January and May. For more information, contact Laura Blumenthal, Instructor:   blumenthall@douglascollege.ca    Note: teaching in Canada requires both a bachelor’s and the certificate.  For more information visit:   https://www.douglascollege.ca/programs-courses/faculties/language-literature-performing-arts/tesl-program  

Free English Upgrading  …students can upgrade their English at Douglas College, tuition free.  Students can begin college while improving their critical reading, research and writing skills. With a range of courses for a variety of learning needs, students can attend a course that is at the right level.   For more information, visit:  https://www.douglascollege.ca/programs-courses/faculties/language-literature-performing-arts/english-upgrading 

International High School Students – If you are an international student and require assistance with your Douglas College application for admission, course planning, and financial aid, contact Jay Baik, baikj@douglascollege.ca    Jay is the International Recruitment and Admissions Supervisor at Douglas College. 

Douglas College ~ Financial Aid deadlines – Student loan applications open June 15 for the Fall Semester. You can apply at:  https://studentaidbc.ca/   Apply early to ensure your funding arrives on time. At Douglas College the applications for Fall bursaries open September 1 and close October 1. Students can apply through MyAccount at:  https://banserv2.douglas.bc.ca/prod/twbkwbis.P_WWWLogin

 Join a Douglas College varsity team – Student athletes ~ join the Royals’ open camps. Learn about locations, dates and times for the tryouts:   http://douglascollegeroyals.ca/information/Tryouts  or fill out a Douglas College Royals Recruiting form:    https://douglas.prestosports.com/information/royals-recruiting-form   







Langara:  604-323-5511
100 West 49th Avenue
Vancouver, BC

 When to apply:  When to apply

APR 9/18 – Langara College is moving its online application system to the Education Planner BC website (https://apply.educationplannerbc.ca/langara), to facilitate a smoother application process for students.

They will continue to accept online applications through the Langara website until 9:00 pm on Sunday, April 8th. As of 1:00 pm on April 9th, the new system will open and students will be able to submit their applications via the Education Planner BC website (https://apply.educationplannerbc.ca/langara).

*Please note that they will not be accepting online applications from 9:00 pm April 8th to 1:00 pm on April 9th.

For questions about these changes, please contact advisor@langara.ca.

Langara – New Options

Queen’s – Langara Transfer Program: https://langara.ca/programs-and-courses/degree-partnerships/queens-langara-transfer/index.html.   New Program …Study two years in Vancouver before completing your undergraduate degree at Queen’s University. Langara’s new partnership with one of Canada’s leading research institutions allows Langara students to complete two years in Vancouver before transferring directly into third year in one of 17 different bachelor degree programs at Queen’s University. For more information, contact advisor@langara.ca

Langara, UNBC sign MOU to assist student transfer – Are you planning to attend Langara College for the start of your degree, then transfer to a university to complete your Bachelor of Arts or Science?  Note that Langara College in Vancouver and the University of Northern British Columbia in Prince George, have signed a memorandum of understanding that will give students an improved experience in transferring from Langara to UNBC.  For more information, view the following link:  http://langara.ca/news-and-events/langara-news/2017/170406-unbc-langara-mou-transfer-arts-sciences.html?utm_source=Academica+Top+Ten&utm_campaign=cbe4d1d793-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2017_04_11&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_b4928536cf-cbe4d1d793-47727065

Diploma Applied Science for EngineeringThis two-year program is designed for students who wish to study university engineering, but do not yet meet all the pre-requisites, or who need time to transition into the heavy workload that the study of engineering requires. Students will gain a thorough grounding in mathematics and natural sciences, including laboratory practice, and technical communications. They will also be introduced to Canadian engineering practice, history and social context, and engineering principles of case study and design. Students who are interested in applying to the one year- Engineering Certificate program may want to consider submitting an application to this program.  For more information contact advisor@langara.ca  http://langara.ca/programs-and-courses/programs/applied-science-for-engineering/index.html  http://langara.ca/index.html

Langara ~Social Service Worker ~ Information Sessions 2017 Langara College’s Social Service Worker Program prepares students for entry into all social service sectors, as well as for further education in Social Work and other helping professions. Upcoming sessions will be held on: January 23 February 27 March 20  April 24  All sessions will be held at 6:30 PM in the Langara Staff Lounge.  For more information, visit:  http://langara.ca/programs-and-courses/programs/social-service/information-sessions.html


Broadway Campus
1155 East Broadway
Vancouver, BC V5T 4V5
Switchboard: 604.871.7000
Toll free in Canada and U.S.: 1.866.565.7820
Fax: 604.871.7100

Downtown Campus
250 West Pender Street
Vancouver, BC V6B 1S9
Switchboard: 604.871.7000
Toll free in Canada and U.S.: 1.866.565.7820
Fax: 604.443.8588

Vancouver Community College (VCC) New University Transfer Programs – First-year level of university studies that offer students transfer options for; SFU or UBC Engineering Science, SFU Computer Science and Software Systems, or SFU Environmental Studies degree programs.  For Program details see:
-Computer Science
-Environment Studies

APR 12/17   Sample the VCC Campus Day – Students with disabilities are invited to visit Vancouver Community College and learn about the programs offered by the Community and Career Education Department (Programs for Students with Diverse Learning Needs).  On Wednesday, April 12, 2017 from 9am to 3pm, Grade 12 students, planning their transition from high school, will spend the day touring the Downtown campus.  The following VCC courses and programs are offered:

  • Food Service Careers Program
  • Retail and Hospitality Careers Program
  • Career Awareness Program
  • Computer Applications
  • Reading and Writing for Everyday
  • Managing Your Money

Pre-registration is required for ‘Sample the VCC campus’ event, by March 27, 2017.  Students must be referred by their Resource teacher.  For more information: Mae Bickley at (604)871-7000, Ext. 8451 or email mbickley@vcc.ca  For more information about VCC programs for students with diverse learning needs, visit:  http://www.vcc.ca/opendoors