PART-TIME | WINNIPEG LOCATIONS LIBIP-DP Library and Information Technology

Admission Requirements

Your Academic History
If your academic history includes any of the following, please visit My Education for important information: post-secondary studies at an institution other than Red River College Polytechnic; Modified (M), English as an Additional Language (E), or GED high school courses; or home schooling; international secondary (high school) studies.


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Internationally Educated Applicants - visit for credential assessment information.

Submission of required documentation indicating proof of completion of admission requirements is due within 15 days of applying unless otherwise noted in the program's admission requirements.
You will need basic computer skills, and you should be familiar with searching the Internet for information.

Regular Admission Requirements
  1. Grade 12
  • Submit proof of successful completion of or enrolment in Grade 12, including one credit in:
    • Grade 12 English
  • If you will be using education earned outside of Canada or the United States to meet admission requirements, visit for information and instructions
Mature Student Admission Requirements
If you are 19 years of age or older and have been out of high school for a minimum of one year at time of application, and you do not meet the regular admission requirements, you may apply under the Mature Student admission requirements.
  1. Academic Requirement
  • Submit proof of successful completion of or enrolment in:
    • One credit of Grade 12 English
    • RRC's Introduction to Business program. (This program is no longer offered by the College)
Note: COMP-1975 Business Computing is a required credit for the Library and Information Technology (LIT) diploma. However, ACCT-1971 Financial Accounting 1 and BUSA-1093 Introduction to Business have no value to the LIT diploma.
  • If you will be using education earned outside of Canada or the United States to meet admission requirements, visit for information and instructions

Program Progression Requirements
After acceptance into the program but prior to registration into certain courses, you will be required to submit the following:
  • An original official Adult Criminal Record/Vulnerable Sector (ACRVS) Check
  • An original official Child Abuse Registry (CAR) Check
  • An original official Adult Abuse Registry (AAR)  Check
If you have a criminal record you may not be able to complete the program.

If you are listed on a Child Abuse Registry or Adult Abuse Registry you will not be able to complete the program.

Once you have started the program you will be informed when to submit these documents. 

If you are transferring into the full-time program you will need to meet their regular admission requirements. Please visit Admission Requirements.

Academic Advising Service
Our academic advising service can provide information about our full-time programs, explain program admission requirements, and help you select the right program to meet your career and academic goals. We can also connect you with helpful people, resources, and supports.
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