The Vernon 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 Vernon 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 Vernon campus can call ahead (1-866-839-4032) and IT Services can arrange to have hardware made available for you.
Tutoring in the Success Centre
English tutoring for writing assignments will continue online seven days a week throughout the rest of the semester and exams. Contact Michelle and Mag at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Need help with math or science? Please email Philip Schellenberg at email@example.com
You can still contact an Education Advisor about course planning, admission requirements, university transfer information and graduation requirements. Email firstname.lastname@example.org, and the team will contact you.
International students can also contact email@example.com to book an appointment for education advising. Students in Vernon can also contact Cultural Liaison Mia Salmon by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Aboriginal 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. Vernon students can contact Kim Bailey at 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.
7000 College Way
Vernon, B.C., V1B 2N5