Student Support Programs is responsible for the development and administration of programs and activities for students, the identification and assessment of emerging campus trends, long range and strategic planning, fostering and supporting campus leadership as it relates to student governments, campus societies and campus policy development for students.

Student Support Programs works closely with students, staff and faculty and the community at large to maximize the quality of student and academic life for students. Student Support Programs is comprised of the following speciality areas:

ANSWERS: The Centre for Student Life

The Centre for Student Life includes the following programs:  Leaders Involved in Further Education (LIFE), Student Ambassador, High School Connections, Peer Orientation Assistants, Leadership Award Program, the Orientation Programs for: International, Aboriginal, Transitional, and Traditional students along with Parents’ Orientation.  The Centre for Student Life also offers:  distribution of Canada and Newfoundland Student Loans, University One Card Program, liquor services and locker services, and a Wellness Education Program.  Inquiries concerning any of the above may be made at UC-3005, telephone 737-7461 or email The Centre for Student Life website is

Wellness Education

Wellness education co-ordinates a broad range of health and wellness services for the campus community. Its’ main programs include the peer health educators and the Student Wellness Committee.  Located in the Centre for Student Life the wellness educator works in collaboration with various campus and community organizations to help facilitate wellness promotion at the University.  Telephone 737-2659, the web address is

Native Liaison Office

In cooperation with the Labrador Inuit Association, native students are provided a range of services to assist with the university experience. The Native Liaison Office is located at UC-4003and the telephone number is (709)737-2118.

Scholarships, Awards and Financial Aid

Student Affairs and Services administers the Scholarships and Awards Program for the University and emergency financial aid. Inquiries may be made at UC-4018, or by telephone at (709)737-7910.

University Bookstore

The University Bookstore is the on-campus site for text, reference and general reading. The Bookstore carries stationery, school supplies, crested clothing, backpacks and memorabilia. The University Bookstore is located at  UC-2006 and the telephone number is (709)737-7440.

Canada Student Loans

Information regarding the Canada Student Loans Program is available from the Student Aid Division, Department of Education, located in Coughlan College, telephone (709)729-4244/5849.

Last modified on June 4, 2003 by R. Bruce

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