COVID-19 (novel Coronavirus) Information

At Lakeland, the health and safety of our community is our top priority. daily assessment red tile link
The information here will be reviewed and updated as required to comply with the latest Alberta Health Services and Saskatchewan Health Authority guidelines specific to COVID-19.
As of June 11, there are 0 active cases of COVID-19 in the Lakeland community.
After reviewing the material on this webpage, if you have questions about COVID-19 and Lakeland College, please email and our team will work to find the right contact for your question.

Campus Update - June 11, 2021

On June 10 Alberta moved into Stage 2 of its Open for Summer Plan. As a result of this change:
  • In-person learning may resume.
  • The Recreation Centre at the Vermilion campus is open. The Aquatic Centre will open on Monday June 14.
  • The Vermilion campus cafeteria is open for in-person dining with capacity limits and physical distancing between tables. The cafeteria will close Friday, June 18 for the summer.
  • Outdoor social gatherings of up to 20 people are allowed but food sharing is not permitted. Distancing and face covering requirements must be followed.
  • Indoor gatherings are not allowed.
  • As of June 10, working from home is still recommended.
To see previous updates, click on the red Campus Updates tile below.​​

What's open and closed

  • Campuses are still closed to the public.
  • The public is asked to phone the college (1 800 661 6490) for assistance rather than visit our campuses. See our department contact list.
  • Effective May 11, the Lloydminster and  Vermilion campus libraries are open to faculty, staff and registered Lakeland College students. Summer hours on both campuses. Vermilion library will only be open Tuesdays and Thursdays. Check the library pages for more details
  • The Lloydminster campus cafeteria is closed.
  • The Lloydminster rec centre remains closed.

Campus Updates

New updates will appear above. Previous updates will be listed here.

Daily Assessment Tool

Staff and students are expected to use this daily assessment tool before coming on campus.

Re-entry Plans

Lakeland's Re-entry Guide and associated documents such as procedures for offices and classrooms.

Face Coverings

If you can't physically distance, then a mask is required. See the details.

Student FAQ

General and specific student related questions and answers.

Employee FAQ

Specific and general questions and answers for Lakeland College employees.

Personal Hygiene & Prevention

Washing your hands is the first step in preventing the spread of any virus. Social distancing is another critical measure.

January Class Schedule

All classes will start online. A staggered start for return to campus for labs and on campus lectures.

Vermilion Rec Centre & Pool

Rec Centre is now closed. Pool re-opens May 3.

Residence Move-in

You'll need to make and appointment in 2020.

Recreation facilities and pool

Phone and email listings

Community FAQ

Pool re-opens May 3. Rest of Vermilion rec facility is closed.

Coping During a Crisis

A near-constant stream of news reports about an outbreak can cause anyone to feel anxious or stressed.

How to Work Remotely

Check out these resources about working remotely.

About COVID-19

​A pneumonia outbreak, now known to be caused by COVID-19, was identified in Wuhan, China on December 31, 2019.