Aboriginal Students' Centre
Marquis Hall, Room 110
Team Leader, First Nations, Métis and Inuit Student Success: Graeme Joseph
Aboriginal Students’ Centre provides programs and services designed to increase the retention and success rates of Aboriginal students at the U of S. Through a holistic approach, the Aboriginal Students’ Centre (ASC) promotes spiritual, physical, emotional and mental well-being.
The ASC recognizes that students may be overwhelmed within the university setting and prides itself on creating an inclusive community and supporting students by providing a variety of programs and services centered around developing healthy lifestyles, coping with loneliness and relationships, and recognizing their successes.
- Transition Support – academic skills workshops etc.
- Advising – informing about various support services, funding, employment opportunities etc.
- Cultural Programming – Elders Service, cultural ceremonies (pipe ceremonies, sweat lodges) etc.
- Celebrating Achievement - Aboriginal Achievement Week , Graduation Powwow, etc.