Brock mourning the passing of Computer Science student

The Brock University community is mourning the death of second-year student Colton Hill, who passed away Saturday, May 16.

Hill was a student in the Computer Science program, and will have a celebration of life scheduled at a later date when physical distancing measures have been alleviated. The University is lowering its flags to half-mast Tuesday, May 26 to honour him.

Online condolences can be made online, and personal counselling is available at no cost for grieving students, faculty and staff.

Students can book a grief counselling appointment by phoning 1-833-276-2533 or visiting

Grief counselling for Brock employees is available through the Employee and Family Assistance Program at 1-844-880-9142 or

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