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Welcome New Students [Introduction Videos]

Written by Alexander College in About AC on January 6, 2021

Welcome to Alexander College!

Alexander College is committed to providing a truly international learning experience for students from Canada and around the world. Our students thrive in an inclusive and supportive environment, acquiring skills, knowledge, and experiences through which they become global citizens.

We look forward to welcoming you to the Alexander College community! To support you as you prepare to begin your studies, we have put together this helpful guide to essential information you need to know before the start of your studies.

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myAC Student Portal Overview
Begin using your student portal and view your application history and status, schedule an English placement testing and much more!

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Important Dates
The important dates page is essential for dates and deadlines including when Registration opens, when the final exam period starts and more.

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Using my Profile in myAC
Review the basic functions of the My Profile tab in your MyAC Student Portal. The My Profile tab is where your personal information is stored and updated.

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Registering for Courses
When preparing to register for courses, it’s a good idea to prepare in advance. Check the important dates and semester schedule to start your plan.

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English Placement Testing
Before you can register for courses, you are required to demonstrate proficiency in the English language. Learn how to book and prepare for a placement test.

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How to Order a COE
A Confirmation of Enrolment letter, or COE letter, is an official confirmation of a student’s current enrolment status at the institution. Learn how to order yours here!

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BC Medical Services Plan
Residents of British Columbia are required to have valid medical insurance coverage. Without valid medical insurance, students are not able to register for courses.

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Essential School Supplies
Now that you have been admitted to Alexander College, it’s time to prepare your equipment! Having the right tools and supplies is essential for new students!

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Paying Tuition Fees
There are two types of fees that pertain to course registration, and these are tuition fees and supplemental fees. Learn the difference and how to pay them.

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How to Purchase Textbooks
After you have registered for courses, check our website to learn which books you’ll need for which courses and how to buy them.

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AC 101 – New Student Orientation
In AC 101, students will learn how to prepare for a successful first term, access their virtual courses and materials, and understand student expectations.

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Get in Touch with Us
If you are in need of any assistance feel free to contact us via the Staff Directory, Social Media or Email.

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Be sure to contact us if you have any additional questions or concerns and best of luck on your studies.
Thank you again for choosing Alexander College.

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