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2012-2013 University Calendar

4 Services and Support : 4.4 Student Services : 4.4.3 Student Services – Macdonald Campus

Student Services – Macdonald Campus
Student Services at the Macdonald campus offers a range of non-academic services. All Student Services, whether at the Macdonald or Downtown campus, fall under the direction of the Office of the Executive Director, Services for Students. For detailed information, please visit our website at, and the main Student Services website:
Macdonald Campus Student Services Office
Centennial Centre, Room CC1-124
21,111 Lakeshore Road
Telephone: 514-398-7992
Fax: 514-398-7610
Career Planning Service (CaPS):
Assists you in your career development and search for permanent, part-time, and summer jobs by providing workshops, individual advising, a comprehensive job posting service, Career Fairs, and a Career Resource Centre.
Telephone: 514-398-7582
Counselling Service:
Offers confidential counselling for personal, social, emotional, vocational, and academic issues, among others. Appointments are required.
Telephone: 514-398-7992
Health Service:
Offers health services in a confidential environment for a variety of health-related issues including general checkups, STI testing as well as routine and travel vaccinations. Appointments are available with our Nurse and Doctor.
Telephone: 514-398-7992
Off-Campus Housing:
Maintains online listings of available off-campus student housing. McGill ID and Minerva PIN required to access the listings.
Telephone: 514-398-7992
Student (Financial) Aid Office:
Information and assistance is available for all students concerning government aid programs (includes all Canadian provinces), McGill Loans and Bursaries, and the Work Study Program. A Loan Administrator visits the centre every Wednesday to help students with specific financial concerns.
Telephone: 514-398-7992
Chaplaincy Service:
Offers two support programs: The Winter Coat Project provides students with slightly used winter jackets and accessories. The McGill Student Parents' Network (MSPN) provides support for students with children, to help them succeed in their studies.
The Centennial Centre also provides international students with their mandatory Blue Cross Health Insurance cards, and coordinates midterm examinations for students registered with the Office for Students with Disabilities.

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