INDIGENOUS PROGRAMS AND SERVICES DIRECTORY

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UNIVERSITY OF VICTORIA

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General statistics

Students who identify as Indigenous 5 to 9.99%
Academic staff who identify as Indigenous 5 to 9.99%

Indigenous languages

Courses offered Other

Mandatory courses

Yes, for certain faculties or programs Honours program in Art History and Visual Studies
Certificate Program in Foundations in Indigenous Fine Arts
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Bachelor of Arts in Health and Community Services
Master of Public Health Studies: Indigenous Health Studies focus
Indigenous Governance Graduate Certificate in Indigenous Nationhood
Bachelor and Master of Social Work: Indigenous Specialization
Bachelor of Child and Youth Care
Diploma in Indigenous Community Development and Social Governance
Faculty of Law Joint Degree Program in Canadian Common Law and Indigenous Legal Orders JD/JID

Financial support

Bursaries
Scholarships
Awards/prizes
Emergency funds

Financial guidance

Any Indigenous student can request guidance for any Indigenous specific Student Awards and Financial Aid.

Services

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

Emergency bursaries, Indigenous Student Support Coordinator, Elders-

Activities

Social or cultural events
Gathering space
Elder engagement
+ Other

Wellness events, Centre for Indigenous Research and Community-Led Engagement, SAGE (Supporting Aboriginal Graduate Enhancement), Indigenous Speakers Series, Cultural Resurgence Coordinators in Indigenous Education, Faculty of Fine Arts and Learning and Teaching Innovation Support.

Programs for Indigenous students

Language courses

Undergraduate On Campus Off Campus In Community Online
Bachelor of Education in Indigenous Language Revitalization Bachelor of Education in Indigenous Language Revitalization Checkmark Checkmark
Professional Development - Indigenous Education Professional Development - Indigenous Education Checkmark
Bachelor of Education in Indigenous Language Revitalization Bachelor of Education in Indigenous Language Revitalization Checkmark Checkmark
Professional Development - Indigenous Education Professional Development - Indigenous Education Checkmark
Bachelor of Education in Indigenous Language Revitalization Bachelor of Education in Indigenous Language Revitalization Checkmark Checkmark
Professional Development - Indigenous Education Professional Development - Indigenous Education Checkmark
Bachelor of Education in Indigenous Language Revitalization Bachelor of Education in Indigenous Language Revitalization Checkmark Checkmark
Professional Development - Indigenous Education Professional Development - Indigenous Education Checkmark
No level specified On Campus Off Campus In Community Online
Diploma in Indigenous Language Revitalization Diploma in Indigenous Language Revitalization Checkmark Checkmark
Indigenous Language Revitalization - Cont Ed Certificate Indigenous Language Revitalization - Cont Ed Certificate Checkmark Checkmark
Masters in Indigenous Language revitalization  Masters in Indigenous Language revitalization  Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Diploma in Indigenous Language Revitalization Diploma in Indigenous Language Revitalization Checkmark Checkmark
Indigenous Language Revitalization - Cont Ed Certificate Indigenous Language Revitalization - Cont Ed Certificate Checkmark Checkmark
Masters in Indigenous Language revitalization  Masters in Indigenous Language revitalization  Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Diploma in Indigenous Language Revitalization Diploma in Indigenous Language Revitalization Checkmark Checkmark
Indigenous Language Revitalization - Cont Ed Certificate Indigenous Language Revitalization - Cont Ed Certificate Checkmark Checkmark
Masters in Indigenous Language revitalization  Masters in Indigenous Language revitalization  Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Diploma in Indigenous Language Revitalization Diploma in Indigenous Language Revitalization Checkmark Checkmark
Indigenous Language Revitalization - Cont Ed Certificate Indigenous Language Revitalization - Cont Ed Certificate Checkmark Checkmark
Masters in Indigenous Language revitalization  Masters in Indigenous Language revitalization  Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark

Academic programs

Undergraduate On Campus Off Campus In Community Online
Child and Youth Care Child and Youth Care Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Indigenous Studies Major Indigenous Studies Major Checkmark
JD/JID JD/JID Checkmark
Social Work Indigenous Specialization Social Work Indigenous Specialization Checkmark Checkmark
Child and Youth Care Child and Youth Care Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Indigenous Studies Major Indigenous Studies Major Checkmark
JD/JID JD/JID Checkmark
Social Work Indigenous Specialization Social Work Indigenous Specialization Checkmark Checkmark
Child and Youth Care Child and Youth Care Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Indigenous Studies Major Indigenous Studies Major Checkmark
JD/JID JD/JID Checkmark
Social Work Indigenous Specialization Social Work Indigenous Specialization Checkmark Checkmark
Child and Youth Care Child and Youth Care Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Indigenous Studies Major Indigenous Studies Major Checkmark
JD/JID JD/JID Checkmark
Social Work Indigenous Specialization Social Work Indigenous Specialization Checkmark Checkmark
Graduate On Campus Off Campus In Community Online
Indigenous Governance Indigenous Governance Checkmark
Indigenous Governance Indigenous Governance Checkmark
Indigenous Governance Indigenous Governance Checkmark
Indigenous Governance Indigenous Governance Checkmark

Indigenous Studies programs offered at this university

Language of instruction
English
Co-op available
No
Distance Education
No
Level
Master's degree
Program website
Faculty of Graduate Studies
Comments
Participant of the interdisciplinary program in Indigenous Nationhood.
Area of Study
  • Aboriginal studies
  • Public administration
Language of instruction
English
Co-op available
Yes
Distance Education
No
Level
Bachelor's/First professional degree
Program website
Faculty of Humanities
Comments
Co-op option is available
Area of Study
  • Aboriginal studies