Student Support

The Faculty of Graduate Studies wants you to feel supported throughout your graduate student journey.

A Guide to Campus Student Services

FACULTY OF GRADUATE STUDIES

Can help with:

  • Admissions
  • Funding/Scholarships
  • Registration
  • Student Records
  • Professional Development

YOUR GRADUATE PROGRAM

Can help with:

  • Teaching/Research Assistantships
  • Required courses
  • Supervisors
  • Internship/Practicuum Placements

GRADUATE STUDENTS’ ASSOCIATION

Can help with:

  • Social opportunities
  • Health and dental plan
  • Conference Funds
  • Bursaries

BROCK INTERNATIONAL

Can help with:

  • Immigration and study permits
  • Post graduate work permits
  • ESL Services
  • International student support

ABORIGINAL STUDENT SERVICES

Can help with:

  • Gathering place
  • Cultural support

A-Z LEARNING SERVICES

Can help with:

  • Tutoring
  • Writing Supports
  • Workshops and Events
  • 1-on-1 consultations with Learning Skills Specialists

BROCK LIBRARY

Can help with:

  • Specialized librarian for each program
  • Research guides
  • Research data management
  • Workshops
  • Dedicated graduate study space

STUDENT ACCESSIBILITY SERVICES

Can help with:

  • Accommodations for students with disabilities or medical conditions
  • Assistive technology
  • Quiet room
  • Exam support

CENTRE FOR PEDAGOGICAL INNOVATION

Can help with:

  • Instructional support for TAs
  • TA Days
  • TA workshops
  • Sakkai support

OFFICE OF RESEARCH SERVICES

Can help with:

  • Ethics approval and support

GRADVANTAGE

Can help with:

  • Professional development workshops
  • Academic development workshops
  • MNK: GRADconnect Conference
  • GRADFLIX

CAREERZONE

Can help with:

  • Resume and CV Review
  • Interview Skills
  • Job Postings

MAKERSPACE

Can help with:

  • Access to technological tools such as 3D Printers and laser cutters
  • Technological Skills Workshops

STUDENT HEALTH SERVICES

Can help with:

  • Medical appointments
  • Same-day mental health counselling
  • Immunizations
  • STI testing
  • Alcohol/drug concerns
  • Travel Medicine

PERSONAL COUNSELLING SERVICES

Can help with:

  • 24/7 support via telephone or text chat
  • Licensed counsellors
  • Crisis Counselling
  • Addiction Counselling
  • Workshops

FAITH AND LIFE CENTRE

Can help with:

  • Religious, spiritual and secular support
  • Drop-in quiet study space
  • Prayer groups
  • Bible study

HUMAN RIGHTS AND EQUITY

Can help with:

  • Advice on issues related to human rights, harassment, discrimination and bullying
  • Gender and sexual violence support
  • Intercultural training and development

OMBUDS SERVICES

Can help with:

  • Grade appeals
  • Required withdrawals
  • Academic Integrity

BROCK RECREATION

Can help with:

  • The Zone Fitness Centre
  • Personal Training
  • Intramurals
  • Certifications and Training
  • Athletic Therapy

RESIDENCES AT BROCK

Can help with:

  • Dedicated on-campus residence space for upper year and graduate students
  • Meal plans

EXPERIENCE BU

Can help with:

  • Online involvement portal and events calendar
  • Find clubs and volunteer opportunities
  • Special channels for graduate students

ROSALIND BLAUER CENTRE FOR CHILD CARE

Can help with:

  • On-campus childcare centre
  • Childcare for infants to pre-school aged children
  • Kinder-Forest School Program

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