INDIGENOUS PROGRAMS AND SERVICES DIRECTORY

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MCGILL UNIVERSITY

McGill University campus: students sitting on grass in spring in front of 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

Programs for Indigenous students

Experiential learning opportunities

Undergraduate
Field placement at the First Peoples' House for Indigenous Social Work students. Field placement at the First Peoples
Indigenous Student Alliance Indigenous Student Alliance
Interdisciplinary Indigenous Field Studies Course Interdisciplinary Indigenous Field Studies Course
Undergraduate and Graduate
Youth Fusion Internship Youth Fusion Internship

Language courses

Undergraduate On Campus Off Campus In Community Online
Algonquin Algonquin Checkmark
Cree Cree Checkmark
Inuktitut Inuktitut Checkmark
Mi'kmaw Mi Checkmark
Mohawk Mohawk Checkmark
Naskapi Naskapi Checkmark

Indigenous Studies programs offered at this university

Language of instruction
English
Co-op available
No
Distance Education
No
Level
Undergraduate level certificate/diploma
Program website
School of Continuing Studies
Comments
For program information see: http://www.mcgill.ca/study/2016-2017/faculties/continuing
Area of Study
  • Aboriginal studies
  • Business administration and management, general