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%

Indigenous languages

Courses offered Sencoten
Nuu-chah-nulth
Kwakwala
Dene

Mandatory courses

Yes, for certain faculties or programs School of Child and Youth Care (undergraduate)
School of Social Work (undergraduate and graduate)
Faculty of Education (BEd and PDPP)

Financial support

Bursaries
Scholarships
Repayable Loans
Graduate fellowship
Awards/prizes
Emergency funds
+ Other

LE,NONET Stipends
; Campus Cousin stipends

Financial guidance

General support through Student Awards and Financial Aid office.

Services

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

Activities

Social or cultural events
Gathering space
Elder engagement

Programs for Indigenous students

Experiential learning opportunities

Undergraduate
LE,NONET Research Apprenticeship
LE,NONET Community Internship
Graduate
IGOV Community Governance Project
Undergraduate and Graduate
Indigenous Co-operative Education
International Indigenous Co-operative Education
Social Work Indigenous Specialization Practicum
Co-operative Education
Social Work Practicum

Language courses

Undergraduate On Campus Off Campus In Community Online
SENÄ?OŦEN Checkmark
Nuu-chah-nulth Checkmark
Kwak'wala Checkmark
Dene Checkmark

Indigenous language programs or degrees

Undergraduate On Campus Off Campus In Community Online
Certificate in Indigenous Language Revitalization Checkmark
Diploma in Indigenous Language Revitalization 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
Area of Study
  • Aboriginal studies
  • Public administration