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

tutor from the Writing Centre is here at the Indigenous Student Centre (ISC) two hours one day a week (Friday, 12pm-2pm). To make an appointment with a tutor, call 902.494.1963.

Math tutoring

In collaboration with Mi’kmaw Kina’matnewey (MK), the Indigenous Student Centre offers math tutoring to students 4 hours per week (Wednesday and Friday, 1-3pm). To make an appointment with a math tutor, call 902.494.8863.

Study skills coaching

study skills coach from the Studying for Success program meets one-on-one with students here at the Indigenous Student Centre two hours a week (Friday, 9:30-11:30am). To make an appointment for any of these sessions, call 902.494.3077.