Dalhousie University - Inspiring Minds


Key Services and Information


Dalhousie regularly holds orientation sessions for employees as an opportunity to meet colleagues across campus and gather information related to the workplace. Sessions are held monthly, except in December. Please register at https://events-tm.dal.ca/.

If you are a new faculty member, you can also register to attend the New Academic Staff Orientation.

Keeping Informed

As an employee, there are many ways to keep informed of university news, events, and lectures.

  • Dal News is the central hub for campus information.
  • MyDal is an internal portal (log in using your NetID and password) that provides faculty, staff, and students personalized information such as email, calendar and employee information.
  • Today@Dal, the university‚Äôs daily electronic bulletin, is delivered to your email inbox when you sign up for it.

Other Important Services and Information

For on-campus emergencies, contact 494-4109 (not 911) and provide your location. Information and assistance can be obtained at any time by contacting the non-emergency Security Services number at 494-6400.

Visit our Faculty and Staff section for a complete list of campus services for employees. Use the online campus directory to search for colleagues on campus.

Food services are available through residence dining halls and various outlets on campus, including coffee kiosks. View the campus map for locations.