Welcome to Medicine Hat College!

First Year Checklist

Just a few more details to take care of and you're all set.

1. Pay your tuition fees

Payment in full is required second week of classes so be aware of deadlines. To learn about the methods you can use when paying your fees click here.

2. Get a Campus ID card

Campus ID cards are available from the Vera Bracken Library at the Medicine Hat Campus or the general service desk at the Brooks Campus Library.

3. Purchase a parking pass (if you need one)

Parking passes are available in The Bookstore at the Medicine Hat Campus. Please keep in mind that there are a limited number of passes for the various parking areas so get yours early.

4. Contact MHC Students’ Association

The SA is there to support you and offers a variety of services including locker rentals and the extended health and dental plan*. *If you already have coverage, you may want to opt out of the MHC Health and Dental Plan. At Brooks Campus, you can get a locker and opt out of the Health and Dental Plan at the front office.

5. Check out New Student Orientation

Don’t miss this chance to get the right start to college! Meet and learn about your instructors, your classmates, and get an overview of the expectations in your program. You will also have opportunities to go on a college tour, visit information booths, attend workshops and have fun.

6. Make the most of your MHC experience.

  • Get involved by joining a student club.
  • Explore campus recreation and fitness options.
  • Download the MHC Safety App for tips and alerts.
  • Download the MHCSA App to stay up to date on campus events and opportunities.
  • Eat a hub muffin in the cafeteria. Ask for the deluxe. Tell Fred we sent you.
  • Check out the on campus pub and grill crave.
  • Cheer on the Rattlers!
  • And of course, attend classes and study hard!