INDIGENOUS PROGRAMS AND SERVICES DIRECTORY

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UNIVERSITY OF SASKATCHEWAN

University of Saskatchewan campus: aerial view.

General statistics

Students who identify as Indigenous 10% or more

Indigenous languages

Courses offered Cree

Mandatory courses

Yes, for certain faculties or programs At present, students entering Nursing (BSN) and Education (BEd) require the completion of an undergraduate course in Indigenous Studies. Work is underway in the Colleges of Law, Arts and Science, Kinesiology, and Agriculture and Bioresources.

Financial support

Bursaries
Scholarships
Repayable Loans
Graduate fellowship
Awards/prizes
Emergency funds

Financial guidance

The Aboriginal Students' Centre works in close collaboration with university and community partners to provide financial guidance. For instance, the centre works with READ Saskatoon and Affinity Credit Union to provide Aboriginal students with financial literacy workshops.

Services

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

The Colleges of Nursing, Medicine, Arts and Science, Agriculture and Bioresources, Engineering, and the Edwards School of Business all have staff members and/or programming in place with a specific focus on supporting Indigenous students

Activities

Social or cultural events
Gathering space
Elder engagement

Programs for Indigenous students

Experiential learning opportunities

Undergraduate
Indigenous Peoples Industry Partnership Program, College of Engineering Indigenous Peoples Industry Partnership Program, College of Engineering

Language courses

Undergraduate On Campus Off Campus In Community Online
Cree 101 Checkmark
Cree 110 Checkmark
Cree 298 Checkmark
Cree 299 Checkmark
Cree 398 Checkmark
Cree 399 Checkmark
Cree 498 Checkmark
Cree 499 Checkmark

Indigenous language programs or degrees

Undergraduate On Campus Off Campus In Community Online
Certificate in Indigenous Language Certificate in Indigenous Language Checkmark

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
College of Arts and Science
Area of Study
  • Aboriginal studies
  • Public administration
Language of instruction
English
Co-op available
No
Distance Education
No
Level
Bachelor's/First professional degree
Program website
College of Arts and Science
Area of Study
  • Aboriginal studies
  • Criminology
  • Sociology
Language of instruction
English
Co-op available
No
Distance Education
No
Level
Bachelor's/First professional degree
Program website
College of Arts and Science
Area of Study
  • Aboriginal studies
  • Criminology
  • Sociology
Language of instruction
English
Co-op available
No
Distance Education
No
Level
Graduate level certificate/diploma
Program website
College of Graduate Studies and Research
Area of Study
  • Agriculture, agriculture operations and related sciences, other
  • Aboriginal studies
Language of instruction
English
Co-op available
No
Distance Education
No
Level
Bachelor's/First professional degree
Program website
College of Arts and Science
Area of Study
  • Aboriginal studies
Language of instruction
English
Co-op available
No
Distance Education
No
Level
Bachelor's/First professional degree
Program website
College of Arts and Science
Area of Study
  • Aboriginal studies
Language of instruction
English
Co-op available
No
Distance Education
No
Level
Master's degree
Program website
College of Graduate Studies and Research
Area of Study
  • Aboriginal studies