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Make the most of your college experience and get involved with campus events and activities! 

Orientation Activities 

This year's orientation is a hybrid approach; it will include online activities and in-person events.

Online Activities Schedule:

Starting a college program can be a major transition. How will you navigate your schedule? How do you manage a student budget? What's the best way to reach out to an instructor for help? We're covering these topics & more through a series of webinars, make sure to tune in!

Budgeting Webinar: Tuesday, August 24th at 11:00 am https://bit.ly/3g1fxO0

Library Services Webinar: Wednesday, August 25th at 12:00 pm https://bit.ly/3iL13n4

Student Services Webinar: Thursday, August 26th at 11:00 am: https://bit.ly/3m1Exsb

Communications Webinar: Friday, August 27th at 11:00 am: https://bit.ly/3g4az2T

In-Person Events Schedule:

We're thrilled to be able to host some in-person events for you! These events will allow you to mingle with other students and get to know PEI, the City of Charlottetown and our campuses. For Monday and Tuesday events, you MUST pre-register in order to attend.

Monday, August 30th, 2021

Holland College Beach Day

We will be heading out to the North Shore, to beautiful Brackley Beach to soak in the sun! We will be taking a bus out, so register early to reserve yourself a seat. We will email you with more details closer to the day of the event.

Sign up here: https://forms.office.com/r/wfbVwTkM58

Movie Night – Night School

On Monday, August 30th, we are hosting a movie night at the Florence Simmons Performance Hall! Showtime is at 8:00 pm. We will be featuring the comedy Night School starring Kevin Hart and Tiffany Haddish.

Note: Spacing is limited; make sure to sign up early, so you don't miss out!

Reserve your seats here: https://forms.office.com/r/1afN6BM6ar

Tuesday, August 31st, 2021

Yard Game Palooza

We will be hosting a Yard Game Palooza at our Prince of Wales Campus! Get ready to play all of your backyard favourites, from Spike Ball to Washer Toss and everything in between. We will email you with more details closer to the day of the event.

Sign up here: https://forms.office.com/r/2jRKqF7htv

Movie Night – Pitch Perfect 

On Tuesday, August 31st, we are hosting a movie night at the Florence Simmons Performance Hall! Showtime is at 8:00 pm. We are throwing it back with a fan-favourite, Pitch Perfect! We will email you with more details closer to the day of the event.

Note: Spacing is limited; make sure to sign up early, so you don't miss out!

Reserve your seats here: https://forms.office.com/r/tcsKFC9eCC

Keep an eye out for additional orientation activities!

Welcome to Holland College! If you have any questions, please email welcome@hollandcollege.com.

MAX YOUR VAX Contest!  

Max Your Vax ContestGetting Vaccinated is the key to getting back to normal on campus and in our community. That’s why we’re giving Holland College swag to students who help spread the word to prevent the spread of Covid on campus! Get fully vaccinated to maximize your HC experience #hcmaxyourvax and you could win an HC Hoodie! 
To enter, post a photo on Instagram letting everyone know you’re fully vaccinated & include @Hollandcollege & #hcmaxyourvax in your post. 
View our Official Contest Rules. 




Our Athletics and Recreation department provides students with an outlet to express themselves through physical exercise and wellness no matter what level they are. Regular exercise has a profound and positive impact on depression, anxiety, ADHD, and more. It also relieves stress, improves memory, helps you sleep better, and boosts your overall mood, and gives you the opportunity to meet other students. There are many classes for you to choose from including wellness and fitness classes, as well as Intramurals.

The varsity and club athletics program provides students with the opportunity to participate in high-level sports while continuing their education in hands-on, career-oriented fields of study.

Holland College has a fitness centre, cardio room, walking track, and dance studio located in the McMillan Centre for Community Engagement on the Prince of Wales Campus, and offers fitness and recreation programming to full-time students. Our own Hurricanes Physiotherapy clinic is located on the third floor as well, serving students, staff and the general public.

Register for your fitness centre membership

When you arrive on campus, visit the front desk in the McMillan Centre for Community Engagement to sync your Holl Pass and activate your membership.

Take a Virtual Tour of the McMillan Centre for Community Engagement

If you have any questions, please email us at hurricanes@hollandcollege.com

Student Union

The Holland College Student Union is the voice of students attending programs on all campuses of Holland College. The student union provides students with services to make their lives easier, including a health and dental benefits plan. For more information about the health and dental plan, visit www.studentbenefits.ca.

The Student Union also organizes fun events and programs and is involved in advocacy and campaigns to try to improve all students’ lives.

Every year, students elect a new student union president, and vice presidents are hired. If you are interested in getting involved with the student union, contact the office.

The Student Union office is Room 103W in the Charlottetown Centre on the Prince of Wales Campus 
Phone: 902-566-9630 
Email: studentunion@hollandcollege.com

Facebook: HCSU2019
Instagram: @HCstudentunion

Student Calendar

You'll find all the important dates you need to know on the student calendar.


In the spring of 2022, one hardworking student will earn a brand-new car, and four others will be awarded $1,000 cash! If you are a full-time student in the first or second year of a post-secondary program at Holland College, you are eligible. Find out more about Earn a Car on SAM.

Find out more about the Holland College Foundation here.

Join Us on Social Media!

Keep up with everything happening at HC and share your experience with us!
Find us on the following platforms:
Facebook group - Current Students
If you have any questions or if you would like to schedule a private, in-person tour, please email welcome@hollandcollege.com.