Dal’s smoke‑free policy and cannabis

Dal’s smoke‑free policy and cannabis

As of October 17, cannabis is legal in Canada — but Dalhousie’s smoke-free policy remains in place, and that includes cannabis too. Learn more about rules related to cannabis on campus, including in residence.  Read more.

Featured News

Tuesday, October 16, 2018
Dalhousie has announced the appointment of R. Peter MacKinnon, OC, QC, as interim president and vice-chancellor, effective January 15, 2019 and continuing through June 30, 2019.
Matt Reeder
Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Government leaders, donors, the Dal community and others gathered together Wednesday morning to celebrate the grand opening of Dal's IDEA Project: a $64-million transformation of the university's downtown campus that's sparking a new era in engineering, architecture and planning education.
Matt Reeder
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
The Province of Nova Scotia has signed on to play a leading role in the $38.5-million expansion and revitalization of the Dalhousie Arts Centre, with Premier Stephen McNeil announcing the government's $10M contribution to Dal's Performing Arts Campaign.

Archives - News

Friday, September 14, 2018
Fitness star Shaun T is making his first-ever visit to Halifax on September 22 for a community workout as part of the Faculty of Health's "Healthy Living, Healthy Life" conference. Don't miss out — get your tickets today.
Ryan McNutt with files from Mary Jane Webber
Thursday, September 13, 2018
Campus can sometimes feel like a place of constant change — especially when the spaces themselves are changing, too. Take a look at some of the major construction, renovation and space upgrade projects recently completed or set to wrap up soon.
Stephanie Rogers
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Wasitha Thilakarnathna’s dreams of becoming a food scientist are one step closer to reality thanks to the recent launch of Dal’s new PhD in Agricultural Sciences — the first of its kind in Atlantic Canada.
Tuesday, September 11, 2018
Dalhousie will host four Fall Convocation ceremonies on October 1 and 2, and joining the university's newest class of graduates will be UNB Professor Emerita Dr. Margaret Conrad, a trailblazer in reshaping our understanding of the history of Atlantic Canada and Canada as a whole.
Rebecca Rawcliffe
Tuesday, September 11, 2018
The Honourable Scott Brison was on campus Monday to officially launch DeepSense — a unique research partnership between industry, academia and government that will help companies solve ocean-related data challenges.