Black Student Advising Centre

A welcoming & supportive community for Dal & Kings Students

The Black Student Advising Centre is now closed effective end of day Friday, March 20 until further notice. Student queries should be directed to 902-494-6648​ or​. Both voicemeail and email will be checked on a regular basis. Student support will be delivered remotely. You can also follow us on our social media channels - Twitter (dalbsac)Facebook (dalbsac)​Instragram (dalbsac) - for updates.


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Oluronke Taiwo


Black Student Advisor

Originally from Nigeria, Oluronke came to Dal with a master's degree in medical microbiology. She also brings the knowledge and experience of being a full-time professor and researcher at the College of Medicine in Lagos, Nigeria. Oluronke also has a Masters of Social Work from Dalhousie.


Office phone: (902) 494-2210
Cell phone: (902) 880-4602

Monique Thomas


Community Outreach and Transition to University Coordinator

Monique is from Preston, Nova Scotia and graduated from Dalhousie University with a Bachelor of Commerce degree majoring in Marketing Management. She has a background in Communications and Marketing and brings those skills to the centre in supporting the goal of increasing the population of students of Black/African descent and their success at Dalhousie.

Office phone: (902) 494-6772


Black Student Advising Centre
1321 Edward Street
Phone: 902-494-6648
Fax: 902-494-8013

Winter hours
Monday - Thursday: 9am-8pm
Friday: 9am-5pm