Indigenous Services

Indigenous Services provides a “Circle of Services” to assist our Indigenous learners be successful in their journey of pursuing a post-secondary education. Beyond our warm welcome, we provide:


Recruiter, Indigenous Focus

The Lethbridge College Recruitment Office provides tours and school visits to interested prospective and current students. Our Recruiter, Indigenous Focus visits high schools, community events, career fairs and/or employment agencies to help support and encourage Indigenous learners to be successful in attaining a post-secondary education. Lethbridge College Indigenous Support Services and Program presentations are available upon request.

For further information, contact: Recruitment Office at 1.800.572.0103, Ext. 3322 or 403.320.3322.


Coordinator, Indigenous Services

As a first point of contact for Indigenous student supports, centered in the Indigenous Services and Student Lounge (AN1501), the Coordinator, Indigenous Services provides general student advising support and assistance to Indigenous learners, works closely with college faculty and staff, and facilitates open and respectful communication between Indigenous learners and college departments and divisions so that Indigenous learners’ needs are best served. The Coordinator, Indigenous Services is responsible for providing Indigenous students with referrals to student support services both on and off-campus, as well as enhancing the student experience through cultural support, events and activities.

For further information, contact: Coordinator, Indigenous Services at 1.800.572.0103 or 403.320.3202, Ext. 5731.


Academic Advisor, Indigenous Focus

The Academic Advisor, Indigenous Focus provides academic advising geared towards Indigenous learners. Through facilitated information sessions, the Academic Advisor, Indigenous Focus assists prospective students explore programs, admission requirements, services and Indigenous support offered by Lethbridge College.

The Academic Advisor, Indigenous Focus also provides one-on-one academic advising appointments to help current learners with accessing services and support, course registration, funding and university transfer opportunities.

For further information, contact: Academic Advisor, Indigenous Focus at 1.800.572.0103 or 403.320.3202, Ext. 5359.


Indigenous Cultural Support Program

The Indigenous Cultural Support program provides students with access to community Elders, spiritual advisors, leaders and role models. Elders and spiritual advisors make regularly scheduled visits to the campus and are also available to meet individually with students. Through this program, students have an opportunity to interact with Elders and benefit from their support, traditional knowledge and guidance.


Indigenous Student Lounge • Andrews Building 1501 (AN1501)

The Indigenous student lounge is the home of the Indigenous Student Advisor and serves as an information and connection point for Indigenous learners, staff, and Elders. The lounge is open throughout the academic year and provides a place to connect with other students for group study, friendship, and general support. The lounge also offers plenty of seating, coffee, kitchen amenities, and computer workstations.

For further information on Services for Indigenous learners, contact: Manager, Indigenous & Recruitment Services at 1.800.572.0103 or 403.320.3202, Ext. 3242


For further information on any of the above services, email indigenous@lethbridgecollege.ca.