INDIGENOUS PROGRAMS AND SERVICES DIRECTORY

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CONCORDIA UNIVERSITY

Concordia University campus: view of park and paths leading to campus buildings.

General statistics

Students who identify as Indigenous Less than 2%

Indigenous languages

Courses offered Inuktitut
Mohawk
Cree

Mandatory courses

Yes, for certain faculties or programs Concordia University has a First Peoples Studies (BA) program, which has mandatory Indigenous courses requirements
https://www.concordia.ca/academics/undergraduate/first-peoples-studies.html

Financial support

Bursaries
Scholarships

Financial guidance

The Aboriginal Students Resource Center (ASRC) Coordinator did provide, in the past years, advice regarding funding questions, especially regarding band funding. ASRC had scholarship i.e. Indspire and graduate funding information sessions in the Centre. This year, Dr. Elizabeth Fast provided graduate funding information in the Center, and Kateri Dubois, an Indspire Representative, also gave information sessions. The Indigenous Student Recruitment officer also provides some guidance about funding.

Services

Academic counselling
General counselling
Employment/career counselling

Activities

Social or cultural events
Gathering space
Elder engagement
+ Other

First Voices Week every year

Programs for Indigenous students

Experiential learning opportunities

Undergraduate
FPST 297 Proseminar 1: Indigenous Ways of Knowing
FPST 397 Proseminar 2: Ethics and First Peoples
FPST 497 Proseminar 3: Oral Traditions as Methodology

Language courses

Undergraduate On Campus Off Campus In Community Online
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Indigenous Studies programs offered at this university

Language of instruction
English
Co-op available
No
Distance Education
No
Level
Bachelor's/First professional degree
Program website
Faculty of Arts and Science
Area of Study
  • Aboriginal studies