Notice of service disruption

Current Disruption(s)

August 11 – PROTO and Electric Vehicle lab construction begins August 15 at the Whitby Campus

Please be advised that beginning Monday, August 15, construction of the new PROTO and Electric Vehicle (EV) lab will begin in the Main building of the Whitby campus. The work is expected to continue until December 31, 2022.

During this time, the construction area will be hoarded and there will be no access to the overhead door on the east side of the building (formerly the Plumbing area).

Thank you for your patience and co-operation.

August 3 – Oshawa campus Media Hub Project to start August 8

Please be advised beginning Monday, August 8, work will commence on the Media Hub Project, located in the B-Wing of the Gordon Willey building at the Oshawa campus. The estimated completion date is Friday, December 22, 2022.

During the first two weeks of this project, please note:

  • The corridor west of B105 and the Test Centre back stairwell will be closed to staff and students, and should only be used as an emergency exit, if needed.
  • The staging exterior area is located outside of the B-Wing west courtyard entrance.
  • Signage will be posted while work is being completed.

Thank you for your co-operation.

May 4 – Road closures near Durham College on Conlin Road beginning May 9 until December 2022

Please be advised that beginning Monday, May 9 until December 2022, the Regional Municipality of Durham and the City of Oshawa will begin construction on and around Conlin Road, west of Durham College(DC), resulting in full and partial road closures and lane restrictions. The proposed work includes feeder main, water main, sanitary and storm sewer construction and road reconstruction.

Areas to be closed in stages to through-traffic include:

  • Conlin Road West from Garrard Road to Stevenson Road North.
  • The intersection of Thornton Road North and Conlin Road West.

Please see the attached notice and map to view the closure area and detour routes.

Employees and students should be prepared for delays when driving or taking public transit to campus, particularly during peak travel hours. At all times, DC reminds you to allow for plenty of time to get to campus, and to travel with caution and care.

Further information and future updates will be posted on

Notice of Service Disruption

Durham College will provide notice of service disruption when any facility and/or technology are unavailable.

A notice of service disruption will include the following:

  • Reason for the disruption
  • Anticipated duration of the disruption
  • Alternate facilities or services, if any
  • Appropriate contact information


In the event of a temporary or unplanned service disruption, a notification will be served as quickly as possible via:

A notice placed at the main reception desks and/or in a visible location at the main entrances of all buildings on campus.


In the event of a planned service disruption, the college will provide the public with reasonable notice (at least 10 business days) of any such disruption via:

A notice placed at the main reception desks and/or in a visible location at the main entrances of all buildings on campus.


Service disruptions can be reported to the specific department or school affected by/responsible for the disruption or to one of the following areas: