"Selkirk College is the best place to grow personally and professionally as the college has a good blend of different cultures, which helps me learn more about the world. The curriculum of studies is practical and interactive. This makes me more confident in facing the challenges of the world."
—Abhishek Kapahtia, student, Resort & Hotel Management Program, Nelson Campus
"Studying in Selkirk College is an incredible experience. The staff and students are very helpful and attentive. Being an international college we are able to learn about other cultures and extend our knowledge out of the classroom."
—Ana Luisa Alves Musialak, student, Associate of Science Program, Castlegar Campus
"There are many dedicated and admirable teachers at Selkirk College. They are very experienced in their academic fields. Their professional dedication deserves to be admired and praised. This has a great influence on me. I can learn about advanced English teaching theories, new teaching methods and styles, which expand my horizons."
—Lu Wenhui, visiting professor from China, Castlegar Campus
"I come into contact with many cultures at the same time, in the same place. The College’s structure is valuable, and we have great places to study, enjoy free time, and have lunch. The instructors pay a lot of attention to our needs and help us anytime."
—Felipe Martini Pantaleão, student, English Language Program, Castlegar Campus
"Selkirk College provides a lot of activities for the international students. For example, there is a kayaking trip, a trip to the Pass Creek Fall Fair, a Halloween party, and the like. These activities give me some ideas of Canadian life and culture."
—Haruna Hirayama, student, Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) Program, Castlegar Campus
"Once I am done with Selkirk College I will be transferring to the University of Calgary to complete my undergraduate degree and then my Master’s in Petroleum Engineering. Then I hope to make the world a better place."
—Joseph Odeh, student, Associate of Science Program, Castlegar Campus
"Selkirk College is contributing to my post-secondary
education by improving my English skills, challenging
me, giving me the chance to enjoy life, to grow, to live
beautiful experiences, to see wonderful landscapes,
and to meet extraordinary people."
—Patricia Sirois, student, English Language Program, Castlegar Campus
"I am going to tell my friends Selkirk College is a very warm-hearted and active place to study. All the instructors are so passionate, positive and friendly to the international students. They are encouraging me to study and keep concentrating on English a lot."
—Jaewon (Woney) Kim, student, English Language Program & Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) Program, Castlegar Campus