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Congratulations on being accepted into the St. Lawrence College Dual Credit program! This is an amazing opportunity for you and we know you are ready to connect to your future pathway!

Orientation for Dual Credit students is mandatory. At orientation you will receive your official timetable, meet your Dual Credit Teacher, receive your course materials, find your classroom, go on a campus tour, receive your transportation and practice your logins for class. You are welcome to bring a guest with you as you prepare for your Dual Credit experience. 

Acceptance letters are sent via e-mail. Please ensure that you write your correct e-mail address on your application form. You can get an application form from your the Guidance office at your high school.

We look forward to welcoming you to campus!

Definitions:

  • Congregated (on St. Lawrence College campus with other high school students)

  • Integrated (on St. Lawrence College campus with other college students)

  • SWAC (school within a college)

  • Team-taught (students remain in their high school course and a St. Lawrence College instructor travels to their school 2-3 times a week).

Orientation dates, times and rooms are as follows (signs will be posted in the college directing you to the orientation room):

Winter 2019 Orientation Dates:
December (Integrated): 
Integrated Brockville: Tuesday, December 18 @ 1:00pm
Integrated Cornwall: Wednesday, December 19 @ 9:30am
Integrated Kingston: Tuesday, December 18 @ 9:30am

January (Congregated):
Addictions Kingston: Thursday, January 10 @ 9:30am 
Addictions Brockville: Wednesday, January 9 @ 1:00pm 
Career & College Success Kingston: Tuesday, January 8 @ 12:30pm
Carpentry Skills Kingston: Tuesday, January 8 @ 9:30am
Consumer Behaviour: Thursday, January 10 @ 12:30pm
Welding Kingston: Tuesday, January 8 @ 9:30am 

April (Taste of the Trades):
Taste of the Trades Cornwall: Wednesday, April 24 @ 9:30am 

Please Note: If you miss or cannot attend orientation, please contact the Dual Credit Teacher from your board and the Dual Credit Facilitator at your campus.

Brockville Campus Cornwall Campus Kingston Campus
Jo Hickey
Room 111B
E-mail: JHickey@sl.on.ca
Phone: 613- 345-0660
(ext. 3303)
Laurie Marquette-Brown
Room M1300
E-mail:  LMarquette-Brown@sl.on.ca  
Phone: 613-933-6080
(ext. 2177)

Amber Trent
Room 11850 
E-mail: ATrent@sl.on.ca
Phone: 613-544-5400 
(ext. 1642)

If you missed orientation, here are some helpful resources:

Orientation Powerpoints:
- Dual Credit: slideshow
- OYAP (Apprenticeship): slideshow

Before you begin your St. Lawrence College course, please contact ATrent@sl.on.ca if you need to know:

  • Who your Dual Credit Teacher is 
  • Your St. Lawrence College student number
  • Your Blackboard and SLC.me log-in information
  • The time, date, and location of your course
  • The location of your classroom (please visit the Dual Credit office on your campus if you need help finding your classroom)
  • Details and information about transportation (how you will be getting to and from your course at St. Lawrence college)
  • If you have received all your course materials from your Dual Credit Facilitator (e.g. textbook, course pack, esthetics kit, uniform, OYAP materials, etc.)
  • How to get your St. Lawrence College Card/Student ID  (you must bring a Government issued photo ID and prepare to have your picture taken)
  • How to use your IEP: To use your accommodations while you are a Dual Credit student at the college, please speak to your Dual Credit Teacher about receiving a letter from Counselling and AccessAbility services. For more information from Counselling and AccessAbility services (CAAS) please e-mail: caas@sl.on.ca, call or drop by to make an appointment:
    Brockville Campus: 613-345-0660, extension 3154, Room 100
    Cornwall Campus: 613-933-6080, extension 2227, Room M1461
    Kingston Campus: 613-544-5400, extension 1593, Room 01230

SLC.ME & BLACKBOARD:

  • Please log onto your SLC.me and Blackboard user accounts before your first class:
    SLC User Account - Your username is a randomly generated 5 character username sent to you via e-mail by St. Lawrence College, or please e-mail ATrent@sl.on.ca
    SLC E-mail Address - firstname.lastname@student.sl.on.ca 
    Password - The first time you sign on as a new student your password will be 0 + your student number. For example: If your student number is 1234567 your initial password will be 01234567. When you sign on, the system will force you to change your password to something you create. The parameters for your new password are as follows; your new password must be 8 characters or more. It can contain letters and/or numbers, and is case sensitive. Please do not use any fancy characters ie. ‘!’ or ‘&’.
  • Here is a helpful pdf for Blackboard