Diversity Resources

Diversity Training

RRC Polytech staff have access to self-directed training on LEARN and access to resources from Canadian Centre for Diversity and Inclusion (CCDI).

Self-Directed Training

Students have online diversity training available to them 24/7! Students can self-enroll in these Diversity Awareness Courses in LEARN based on their own learning needs. These courses feature video lectures, testimonies, learning activities, and accompanying resources.

Indigenous Student Supports

The Indigenous Student Support and Community Relations department offers a welcoming space with many of the comforts of home. Through the department, Indigenous students can also access Indigenous Liaisons/Advisors, counselling services, the Indigenous Centre, awards and scholarships, Elders-in-Residence, Transition to Employment services, and more.

Visit Indigenous Student Support and Community Relations ›

Immigrant and International Student Support

Immigrant and international students are an important part of the Red River College Polytechnic community and contribute unique perspectives, experiences, connections and skills to our learning community. Immigrant and international students can connect with the Centre for International Education and Global Partnerships for customized supports.

Visit the International Education website ›

English as an Additional Language Support

Taking an academic program in another language presents special challenges. Red River College Polytechnic offers tutoring and workshops free of charge for students, as well as a variety of supports available to faculty to help your students.

Learn more about English tutoring and workshops ›

Gender Identity Supports

The Spectrum

Red River College Polytechnic is accepting and affirming of various gender identities for our students, staff and faculty. The Spectrum is a new RRC Polytech Students’ Association (RRCSA) space for members of the 2SLGBTQIA+ community and their allies.

Learn more about The Spectrum ›

Gender-neutral Washrooms

RRC Polytech provides gender accessible washroom facilities at several of our Winnipeg and regional campuses.

Directory of Gender-Neutral Washrooms ›

Beyond Pride Month

Our support for and allyship with the 2SLGBTQIA+ community doesn’t stop after June 30. RRC Polytech has an evolving list of resources to foster learning, understanding and allyship.

View RRC Polytech’s Pride Resources >

Anti-Racism

As a College community we have a responsibility to commit to standing up, speaking out, and pushing back against racism in all its forms.

We know diversity is one of our greatest strengths and the College is home to thousands of employees and students from all different backgrounds. Every one of us brings a unique perspective, experience, and connection to our workplace and classrooms.

Find out more about anti-racism at RRC Polytech ›

Spiritual Supports

Red River College Polytechnic offers spaces for personal or spiritual reflection, prayer, meditation, or individual contemplation. The Reflection Rooms are designed to be non-denominational spaces open to people of all religions, faiths, and/or spiritual practices.

They can also be used by students who want a quiet space away from the busy campus. Accessing quiet spaces can be a valuable part of students’ healthy mind, healthy body strategy.

Learn more about the Reflection Rooms ›

No Wrong Door

Red River College Polytechnic is committed to preventing sexual violence, harassment and discrimination and to creating a safe and inclusive working, learning and living environment for everyone. If you have experienced any of the above, there are many supports, resources and people available to help. If you know of someone who has experienced any of the above, there is support for you too.

Visit our No Wrong Door resources and supports ›