Faculty of Open Learning & Career Development
Location: Mona Campbell Building
1459 LeMarchant Street
Suite 2201
P.O. Box 15000
Halifax, NS
B3H 4R2
Telephone: (902) 494-2526
Fax: (902) 494-3662
Website: dal.ca/openlearning
Email: openlearning@dal.ca

About Us

For more than 35 years, the Faculty of Open Learning & Career Development has been providing top-quality solutions for the educational and training needs of our learners. We offer more than 200 courses that can be taken individually or as part of a certificate. We are focused on offering courses that support you in that next step in your career or academic journey. If you’re preparing for entry into a degree program or applying for a new job, we have courses to get you ready.

Our Guiding Light 

At the Faculty of Open Learning & Career Development, every day is guided by our commitment to change how our lifelong learners think about and engage with the world.

Our Values

Woven throughout our work across the Faculty are our four key values:

  • We pursue being better through constant learning
  • We work collaboratively to anticipate and respond to community needs
  • We are committed to action and hold ourselves accountable
  • We demonstrate accessibility and inclusion in everything we do

Our Areas of Focus

Supported by our values and our guiding light, the Faculty will be sharply focused on three main areas of growth and refinement:

  • Providing a superior learning experience
  • Thriving financially
  • Continuously improving our internal and external user experiences