Academic support

Academic support for Indigenous students

We want to support your academic journey every step of the way. Dalhousie has lots of academic support programs and services available, some of which are available exclusively to Indigenous students (listed below). 

For a complete list of academic support and services, please visit

Writing support

with Krista Collier-Jarvis

A tutor from the Writing Centre is available to support students remotely. To make an appointment with a tutor, call 902.494.1963 or email

Other advisors and support

Other advisors and support will also be available remotely. Contact for more information:

  • Cheyenne Henry, a Student Success Advisor from the Bissett Student Success Centre
  • Hannah Asprey from the Indigenous Health Program with the Faculty of Medicine 
  • Samantha Adema, an Indigenous Services Librarian, from the Dalhousie Libraries