COVID-19 Update: Hours of access to campus


While Durham College (DC) has controlled and limited access to buildings at the Oshawa and Whitby campuses, reduced hours will be in place. 


Thursday, March 19


Until further notice, as of Wednesday, March 18,  access to the Oshawa and Whitby campus buildings is limited to a controlled number of employees, students and contractors.   

The college’s hours of operation have been reduced to 8 a.m. to 11 p.m., Monday to Sunday. The Pickering Learning Site remains closed.

Please refer to the entry and sign-in processes before coming to campus.

Computer Commons

During this time, a controlled number of students and employees can access the Computer Commons at both the Oshawa and Whitby campuses.


  • Monday to Friday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Saturday and Sunday: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.


  • Monday to Thursday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Friday: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Labs, studios and shops

The college is currently reviewing its processes for access to labs, studios and shops. At this time, access to these spaces is not available. Further updates will be shared with the campus community as they become available.  

DC continues to actively monitor the COVID-19 situation and the potential impact on our community. Please visit for updates and FAQs.