OCAD University campus: view of Toronto CN Tower and modern building.

General statistics

Students who identify as Indigenous 2 to 4.99%
Academic staff who identify as Indigenous Less than 2%

Financial support

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Ontario Aboriginal Postsecondary Education & Training Bursary - Ontario First Generation Bursary - Dr. Tony Belcourt Bursary - Métis Nation of Ontario Bursary - Emergency Bursary


General counselling


Social or cultural events
Gathering space
Elder engagement
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A weekly Talking Circle held in collaboration with OCAD University?s Health and Wellness Centre. All students are welcome to discuss personal issues arising from stress, creative process in the studio, life/work/study balance, etc. - Field trips, annually to the Woodland Cultural Centre and Petroglyph Provincial Park - Materials Trading Post: An opportunity for Indigenous and non-Indigenous students and faculty to swap/trade unused art supplies, materials and the stories behind them - Workshops and campus tours geared toward Indigenous students