Resources for Faculty

Supporting Graduate students

We aim to create an environment that supports learning in a positive way through help and encouragement. 

You are encouraged to investigate the links below; they describe ways you can support a student in distress or respond to difficult situations.   If you have not already taken any mental health support training, you are strongly recommended to do so.   



  • All foreign visitors (including Canadian and Permanent Residents) staying for longer than three days require non-faculty appointment form be completed. 
  • Non-Canadian visitors must comply with Immigration Regulations and paperwork, which includes completing a Foreign Visitors Checklist with the University. 
    • Non compliance can result in substantial fines (up to $50,000 per infraction)

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