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Ancillary Services

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Part of Dal's foundation

Ancillary Services is a vital contributor to campus life, connecting students, faculty, staff and the community to the products and services they need.


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Work, rest and play

Ancillary Services touches almost every aspect of the student experience, from the food you eat to the friends you meet.


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Day-to-day Dal

From your commute to school, to your text books, to the lunch you get on campus. We help provide students, faculty and staff with their everday amenities on campus.


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Helping make Dal your home away from home

With offerings in both Truro and Halifax, we provide housing to more than 2,000 Dalhousie students every year.


Fun facts

  • Dalhousie's My Three Cousins was the first mobile canteen at a Canadian university.
  • Ancillary Services departments employ more than 280 students.
  • 50% of food served in Dal's dining halls supports local producers.
  • 587 students pre-ordered books online for delivery to their residence in 2012-13.

Contact us

Have a question about our services? Contact a member of our team.