Dalhousie University - Inspiring Minds


Confidentiality and Self‑disclosure

Academic assignments, course progress, and matters of a personal and private nature can be discussed with Student Success Centre staff. Your discussions with Student Success Centre staff will be considered confidential with these exceptions:

  • When you provide written permission to disclose information to a parent, counsellor, physician, professor (or others)
  • If we believe that you may be at risk of harm to yourself or someone else;
  • If we becomes aware that a crime has been committed; or
  • If you communicate or do something that is a violation of university policy.

We take your well-being and your right to privacy seriously. We also take our responsibility to uphold academic integrity standards seriously.

We encourage you to review and become familiar with Dalhousie's list of Academic Policies.

Contact us if you have any questions or concerns