Save the Date!
Friday, October 28, 2022
10 am–5 pm
Join us to meet with local and non-local employers for job opportunities and networking. Bring a copy of your resume and/or your name card to impress your potential employers. Refer to our free employment resources
and follow us for upcoming employment workshops!
For employers: Join us to connect with current and graduating Selkirk College students. This event is open for all Selkirk College students, with a focus on the School of Business and the School of Environment & Geomatics! Increase company brand awareness and network with other businesses. On-the-spot interview space is provided upon request.
Traveling and transportation information
Getting to Castlegar
Castlegar is situated at the confluence of the Kootenay and Columbia Rivers in the southwestern corner of the Kootenay Rockies. Castlegar is only 615 kilometres from both Vancouver, BC and Calgary, AB.
Selkirk College's main campus is at 301 Frank Beinder Way, Castlegar, BC, V1N 4L3.
There are multiple ways to get to Castlegar, including:
By plane: Located only 6km from downtown Castlegar, the West Kootenay Regional Airport provides daily flights to and from Calgary and Vancouver. Other area airports include:
By car: You can travel to Castlegar by car through Highway 3A. Being located within the Selkirk mountain range, you'll enjoy spectacular panoramic views along the way. Plan your trip ahead with information about BC Highway conditions and updates.
Airport shuttles: For current airport shuttle information, please check Castlegar airport shuttle schedule here
By taxi: There are two taxi services that serve Castlegar, Trail and surrounding area. If you plan to travel from the airport to your hotel or to Selkirk College Castlegar campus, we highly recommend you to book the taxi in advance.
Car rentals: Practicar Rentals (Castlegar and Trail) (250) 365-1980
You can reserve rooms from local hotels such as:
For more information contact us.