Open House 2020

Our 2020 Open House dates are set.

We hope to welcome you Fri Oct 23 and Sat Oct 24. This date is tentative. If the restrictions related to COVID-19 have been lifted.

Open House will be on both campuses, both days.

Stay tuned for details. 

Career Fair

Career Fair

Friday in Vermilion, take in our annual Career Fair.
The Career Fair is an opportunity for students and potential employers to network.
If you're interested in a Lakeland program, this is an opportunity to check out employers.
Remember to look for green ribbons - those are our alumni. Booths will also have banners noting they hire our grads.

Fire & Emergency Services
Info Session

Fire & Emergency Services Info Session

If you're interested in our fire and emergency services programs, then you'll definitely want to come to Open House.
 There will be an info session on the Saturday. Scheduled for 10 am - 2 pm.

Vermilion campus

Vermilion campus

We'll have a list of activities at the registration desk (one for each day), but here's a look at what will be going on.
Tours are popular you can be as general as the whole campus or go on specific tours. See the Vermilion tours tile for the schedule.
  • Trades Centre
  • Student-Managed Farm
  • Dairy Learning Centre
  • Animal Health Clinic
  • ETC training Field
  • residence
If you're planning on taking a program next year, be sure you go on a campus tour. When you do, your name is entered for a tuition draw. You could win one semester's tuition.

Friday: Sit in on a class

Locations will be provided in the printed schedule available at the door on Friday.
 Agricultural Sciences
8:30 - 9:30 am
AN 110 Intro to Animal Science
CO Business Communications
9:30 - 10:30 am CR 188 Agronomy, Range and Forage
10:30 - 11:30 am BA 171 Agricultural Sales
11:30 am - 12:30 pm  PA 211 Applications in Precision Farming
Environmental Sciences
8:30 - 9:30 am
BI 110 Ecology & Field Biology 
ZO 350 Wildlife Biodiversity
SC 336 Environmental Contaminants
ZO 214 Ornithology
9:30 - 10:30 am
SO 340 Soil Classifications & Landforms
ZO 213 Fisheries Biology & Techniques
ESC 370 Industry Monitoring & Protection
BO 120 Field Botany & Plant Taxonomy
10:30 - 11:30 am
SC 437 Watershed Management
SC 329 Fundamentals of Restoration Ecology
ZO 120 Wildlife Biology & Techniques
SC 110 Inorganic Chemistry
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
SC 437 Watershed Managment
ESC 423 Fundamentals of Remediation
BI 317 Wetland Classification & Management
1:30 - 2:30 pm
SC 120 Maps, Air Photos & GPS Lab
BO 120 Field Botany & Plant Taxonomy Lab
 Human Services
 9:30 - 10:30 am YC 100 Child & Youth Care Profession
 9:30 - 11:30 am ED 238 Early Childhood Foundations
10:30 - 11:30 am YC 211 Working with Families


  • 10:30 am & 12:30 pm - AST Equine Cow/Horse Demo
  • 10:40 am &1:40 pm - SMF Demo
  • 12:30 &. – 3 pm - Instrumentation & Control Technician demo

Try-a-Trade (Friday only)

  • 9 am - 3 pm
  • welding - virtual & actual welding
  • carpentry- smart phone speaker amps
  • auto/diesel - run a mini backhoe, solder a wire & hear a 502 engine run

Other activities:

  • sit in on a class or classes. Friday only. See schedule above.
  • talk with instructors - they will be around program displays
  • explore the Interior Design wing - learn more about our two-time NKBA college of the year
  • learn more about the Commons - this includes the library, peer tutoring, accessibility and other student resources
  • talk with financial aid advisors about options for paying for college
  • visit the bookstore or cafeteria - try our egger or the lunch specials, or buy Lakeland clothing or giftware

Lloydminster campus

Lloydminster campus

Tour the whole campus, or take a specific tour. Don't forget, you could win a $1,000 tuition credit by going on a campus tour. See the Lloydminster tour dropdown for specific times. Other tours are:
  • campus
  • Street Rod Technologies shop - it's located off campus
  • Cenovus Energy Centre
  • residence

Sit in on a university transfer class on Friday

Time Course Room
9:30 - 10:30 am
EDPY 304
Adolescent Development and Learning
 BK 111
TPIS 101
Transition Program for Indigenous Students
STAT 151
Introduction to Applied Statistics I
10:30 - 11:30 am
BIOL 108
Introduction to Biological Diversity
 BK 116
SOC 102
Social Problems
11:30 am -12:30 pm
 TPIS 101
Transition Program for Indigenous Students
 PSYCO 241
Social Psychology
 BK 116
12:30 - 1:30 pm
 ENGL 373
Canadian Literature to 1925
 SOC 100
Introductory Sociology
1:30 - 2:30 pm
EAS 100
Planet Earth
 BK 116

Other activities:

  • meet the university transfer and business academic advisors
  • relax with a free mini manicure 10 am - 2 pm Friday only
  • enjoy a free scalp massage or hairstyle 9 am - 3 pm Friday only
  • stop by the foundational learning (academic upgrading) session at 1 pm on Friday
  • visit the Indigenous Student Lounge
  • learn more about the Commons - this includes the library, peer tutoring, accessibility and other student resources
  • talk with financial aid advisors about options for paying for college
  • visit the bookstore or cafeteria - try our egger or the lunch specials, or buy Lakeland clothing or giftware

No application fee
Save $90

No application fee Save $90

There's no application fee during Open House.
Whether you apply in-person on campus or online, you won't have to pay the $90 application fee.
Computer labs will be available, along with staff to help you with questions, for you to fill out your application on ApplyAlberta. Remember to have a list of your grade 12 courses.

Tour worth

Tour worth $1,000

If you are planning on attending Lakeland next year, take a tour.
When you take a campus tour, you are eligible to win a $1,000 tuition credit.
Names of one student from each campus are drawn from the lists of all the people who took a campus tour.
Come and see, and maybe win.



Grab a seat in the bleachers for the basketball home opener on Friday Oct 25.
Our Rustlers are hosting NAIT in Lloydminster.
The women play at 6 pm and the men follow at 8 pm.
The Lloyd gym is also home to our volleyball and futsal teams. We're hosting the ACAC Futsal Championships March 13-15, 2020.

Lloydminster Tours

Lloydminster Tours

The same schedule runs both Friday and Saturday.
  • Campus tours at 9:15, 9:45, 10:15, 10:45, 11:15, 11:45, 12:15, 1:15, 2:15
  • Residence tours: 9:30, 10, 10:30, 11, 11:30, noon, 1pm, 2pm
  • Cenovus Energy Centre tours available upon request
  • Street Rod Technologies – shop tours available at the shop. Located in the County Energy Park on the west side of Lloydminster. Turn north  Highway 16 at Range Road 14  (or, follow this pin location 53.280583,-110.101883), Instructors Matt & Stuart will be at the shop to show you around

Vermilion Tours

Vermilion Tours

Friday tours

  • campus tours 9:15, 9:45, 10:15, 10:45, 11:15, 11:45, 12:15, 1:15, 2:15
  • residence tours 10, 11, 12, 1, 2
  • Student-Managed Farm (SMF) tours 10 & 1
  • Dairy Learning Centre 10:30 & 1:30
  • Animal Health Clinic 11 & 2
  • Trade tour 9:30 am, 10 am, 11:30 am. and 1 pm
  • Emergency Training Centre IETC) field tours are available

Saturday tours

  • Same times for campus, residence, SMF, Dairy Learning Centre and Animal Health Clinic tours
  • No official trades or ETC tours on Saturday

Info Sessions
March 2020

Info Sessions March 2020

Through March we have program specific information days.
Most of our info sessions will be on March 12 & 13, 2020. Check out all of our info sessions.

Visit us anytime

Visit us anytime

Visit us anytime
We always welcome visitors--so if you don't have to wait until our next Open House, be our guest sooner.

Check out how you can:
  • book a tour
  • be a student for the day
  • enter a draw to win a $1,000 tuition credit
Visit plan a visit now.