Red Deer Polytechnic (RDP), has sent an email to all of it's students confirming a death that had happened on campus.

Emergency services were called to an incident Sunday, April 14th near the front doors of the main building.

Here is a copy of the statement issued by RDP and sent to students and staff on Wednesday.

“It is with great sadness that Red Deer Polytechnic confirms that a student recently passed away on campus. Counselling services and additional supports are available to our students and employees. RDP requests that the public respects the privacy of the student’s family and friends during this difficult time.” 

Students and employees were advised that counselling services and additional supports are available.