I am having a difficult time adjusting to college life. Who can help me?
Contact your e-mentor – check your DC Mail or your personal email account to see who is your e-mentor, or contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
I would like to get involved in extra-curricular activities, but do not know where to start?
Check out a listing of campus activities atwww.durhamcollege.ca/cocurricular and login using your MyCampus login information. Click on ‘search for Activities’.
A sample of activities include:
- Being a conversation partner for an international student;
- Checking out the Durham Lords varsity athletics programs;
- Helping plan next year’s orientation programming as a member of the DC Crew; and
- Visiting The Student Association for a complete listing of campus clubs, intramurals and other on-campus events.
What is the Co-curricular Recognition program?
- Provides a directory for campus activities including the contact person for each activity;
- Supports and recognizes student participation and leadership in qualifying campus activities;
- Allows students to produce an official co-curricular record of their campus involvement in activities such as sports, orientation, councils and committees, student clubs, and student government;
- Each activity added to a student’s co-curricular record is verified by a staff person before being included on their official co-curricular record; and
- Supports the Student Leadership Awards Program.
Where is Student Life located?
Student Services building, SSB 211
Hours of operation: Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Where do I get my student handbooks?
Student handbooks are given out during the first week of classes. If you do not receive a handbook, please go to your School office to obtain your copy.
All post-secondary students receive a copy of the handbook.
What is the Student Leadership Awards Program?
The leadership awards program recognizes students who are involved in on-campus activities which encompass a leadership role. Awards are given to students during their convocation ceremony. Learn more about the awards in the co-curricular portal at www.durhamcollege.ca/cocurricular (log in using your MyCampus login information).