Campus life

Resources to help you settle into life in Halifax

Halifax is an easy place to live. It’s youthful, affordable, easy to get around, and three of Dalhousie’s four campuses are situated at the heart of the city.

Student Services

Student Services is your gateway to all the help and support you need as a student at Dalhousie. Whether you are have questions about your program, or wish to discuss matters related to health or finances, we have a number of online services and drop-in centres that offer support to students.

Professional resources

As a graduate student, we understand you need to prepare yourself for professional life. Whether we're helping you become better teachers or connecting you with an industrial partner to continue your research, Dalhousie has several on-campus organizations designed to nurture and develop professional skills. 


If you’re looking for assistance with moving, settling into Halifax and searching for an off-campus apartment, we can help.

Athletics & Recreation

Dalhousie offers a wide range of athletic opportunities for students. Cheer for the Tigers varsity sports teams, work out at Dalplex, or join an intramural sports league.

DAGS & the Grad House

The Dalhousie Association of Graduate Students is an umbrella organization that has represented graduate students at Dalhousie University for over 30 years. It acts as an advocate of graduate students at the local, provincial, and national levels.