Welcome to the Penticton Campus
The Penticton campus cares about supporting students through this current crisis. We recommend that all students visit the College's Coronavirus (COVID-19) response page for up-to-date information about available services, frequently asked questions and online resources.
Below is a quick list of local contacts, to help students readily reach individuals available on the Penticton campus. Note: this is an evolving situation, and this page will be updated when information becomes available. The College highly recommends students visit the main www.okanagan.bc.ca/covid response page for the latest information.
Laptops available for loan through IT Services. Students at the Penticton campus can call ahead (1-866-839-4032) and IT Services can arrange to have hardware made available for you.
Is online learning new to you? OC has an Online Resource Centre for students that reviews the tools available, support services in place and other information. This page is being updated as more resources come online.
Tutoring in the Success Centre
English tutoring for writing assignments will continue online throughout the rest of the semester at the Student Success Centre in Penticton. For information on the tutoring service, download the information sheet.
You can still contact an Education Advisor about course planning, admission requirements, university transfer information and graduation requirements. Email email@example.com, and the team will contact you. International students can also contact firstname.lastname@example.org to book an appointment.
Aboriginal ServicesAboriginal Services Coordinators are available to support Indigenous students with their academic and cultural needs. Contact the department by sending an email to email@example.com.
The move to alternative delivery methods like online learning may mean you have technology needs. Penticton students can contact Paula Faragher by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
This is a challenging time, and OC's Counselling Services are here to help. Email email@example.com and provide your student number, campus you are attending, the days and times that you are available, and whether you prefer a telephone or videoconference appointment. You will receive a response within 1 business day.
Financial Aid and Awards
Students naturally have a lot of questions around the implications of class changes on their student loans. Okanagan College has some frequently asked questions about BC Student Loans. Financial Aid and Awards staff are also here to help. Email the department at firstname.lastname@example.org to set up an appointment to talk to someone.
General Campus Inquiries
For more information, call the Administration Office.
Office Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.