SA Services

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The Students’ Association provides numerous services such as lockers, faxing, a student food bank, health and dental coverage, transit passes, free legal help, and more. Our office is open Monday to Friday from 8:30 am – 4:30 pm. 

 

Lockers

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Any student, staff, or faculty member can rent a locker at each Red Deer College campus. To rent a locker, we just require photo ID. Lockers are $30.00, and when you return your lock (no later than June 30th), you will receive a $10.00 lock refund. 

 

*While the lockers are monitored, we recommend that you do not leave any valuables behind. 

 

 

Used Bookstore

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The Students’ Association owns and operates a Used Bookstore from our office. Purchasing from our consignment store is beneficial not only for you because of the reasonable price, but also for the student seller because they receive 80% of the profit. Students selling their books with us get to set their asking prices, and we take care of it from there!

 

 

Transit Passes

We proudly offer affordable transit to all Red Deer College students. Our semester bus pass saves you $98.00 and is valid from September 1st to December 31st or January 1st to April 30th. We are also a reload station for the City of Red Deer, so we can reload any ticket or monthly cards. More information on transit pricing and routes can be found at the Red Deer Transit website.

 

Food Bank

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In collaboration with the Student Connect Centre, the Students’ Association provides an on-campus Food Bank. Students wanting to access the Food Bank must contact the Student Connect Centre at 403-342-3254 to receive a referral. Monetary and non-perishable food donations are always welcome.

 

 

 

Health & Dental Plans

The Students Benefit Plan was approved by student referendum, making it a requirement of full-time enrolment at Red Deer College. Students with approved equivalent coverage may opt out of the plan by filing a waiver form by the specified date. More information can be found on the Health Plan page or by contacting the Benefits Office at 403-356-4982.

 

Free Legal Service

Once a month, the Students' Association, in collaboration with a local law office, provides free legal service and notary for all students. For more information regarding dates and bookings, please contact the Students' Association office. 

 

CAT Fund

CAT-Fund.pngThe Cultural Activities Trust Fund, better known as the CAT Fund, is a committee consisting of RDC students and faculty. The purpose of this committee is to help fund cultural events on campus. To find out more about this special cultural fund, click here or phone the SA at 403-342-3200.

 

 

Faxing  

A faxing service is available in the Students’ Association office. Charges apply. Document scanning is also available– be sure to bring your USB stick. 

 

Photocopiers

The Students’ Association provides a photocopier for student use. The copier is located in the RDC Library and accepts your student iCard as payment. 

 

Poster Approval

All posters on the Students’ Association bulletin boards must be approved at the office. As many as 20 posters can be posted– restrictions may apply. Advertising for non-college events and commercial ventures is prohibited on college property and bulletin boards.