INDIGENOUS PROGRAMS AND SERVICES DIRECTORY

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DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY

Dalhousie University campus: building rooftops with ocean view

General statistics

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

Mandatory courses

Yes, for certain faculties or programs Indigenous Studies Minor program in Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

Indigenous content is embedded in a number of required courses across several Dalhousie programs, including those which are specifically addressing TRC Calls to Action, including Social Work, Nursing, Medicine and Law

Financial support

Bursaries
Scholarships
Graduate fellowship

Financial guidance

Dalhousie provides individual advising and group presentations for Indigenous students regarding options for educational funding.

Services

Academic counselling
General counselling

Activities

Social or cultural events
Gathering space
Elder engagement

Programs for Indigenous students

Experiential learning opportunities

Undergraduate
Clinical placements and/or research in Dalhousie's health Faculties

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 Social Sciences
Comments
Minor program only; available within many degree programs.
Area of Study
  • Aboriginal studies