MCGILL UNIVERSITY

McGill University campus: path surrounded by trees during fall foliage leading to historic building.

General statistics

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

Indigenous languages

Courses offered Algonquin
Cree
Inuktitut
Mi'kmaq
Mohawk
Naskapi

Mandatory courses

Yes, for certain faculties or programs School of Social Work: First Peoples and Social Work - http://www.mcgill.ca/socialwork/prospective/bsw/programschedule - it's currently an elective but will be required in 2018-19.

Faculty of Medicine integrates Indigenous content throughout their curriculum and ensures there are questions from these lectures in the exams. It is considered a longitudinal theme. https://www.mcgill.ca/ugme/mdcm-curriculum-joint-programs/curriculum-structure/longitudinal-themes

Financial support

Bursaries
Scholarships
Awards/prizes
Emergency funds

Financial guidance

One on one advising and targeted workshops at First Peoples' House

Services

On-campus housing/student residences
Academic counselling
General counselling
Peer-to-peer mentoring
Employment/career counselling
Transportation support

Activities

Social or cultural events
Gathering space
Elder engagement