Parents and Supporters!

You are an important part of your student's journey at Memorial University.

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There are differences between High School and University learning and acknowledging these differences can assist with the transition. Use this chart, crafted by a team of current Memorial students, as a guide to understand the different kind of learning experiences at university.

How is University different from High School

Remember, though university celebrates independence in studying, learning, and thinking, there are many resources available to help all students thrive at Memorial University. Help centres, health services, academic advisors, clubs and societies, and welcome and transition programming, are some of the resources here at Memorial, designed to guide and encourage success!
Encourage your student to reach out, find their place, and get involved


Preparing for Memorial - First Year Deadlines

Remember these important Memorial University deadlines. Check out the important dates for the upcoming academic year, including registration, and tuition fee deadlines.

Parent Toolbox

Memorial University celebrates all communities of people. The Parents and Supporters Toolbox, will inform you about the many resources at Memorial University, and is designed to support all students.

Frequently Asked Questions

Check out our FAQ page  to get answers to your frequently asked questions.

Suggested Readings!

Transitions: Making the most of your campus experience

Decade after highschool

The Decade After High School: A Parent's Guide

Important Contacts

Academic Advising Center
Tel: 709-864-8801
Location: Science Building, Room 4053

Campus Enforcement and Patrol
Tel: (709) 864-8561
Location: FM-1018, Facilities Management Building

Student Wellness and Counselling
Tel:(709) 864-8500
Email: (Physician or Nurse):
Email (Counselling):
Location: UC-5000, 5th Floor University Centre

Career Development Centre
Tel: (709) 864-2033
Location: UC-4002, 4th Floor University Centre

Blundon Centre (Accessibility Services)
Tel:(709) 864-2156
Location: UC-4007, 4th Floor University Centre

Student Support
Tel: (709) 864-7594
Location: UC-4023, 4th Floor University Centre

Student Experience Centre
Tel: (709) 864-7461
Location: UC-3005, 3th Floor University Centre

Indigenous Students Resource Centre
Tel: (709) 864-3495
Location: 208 Elizabeth Avenue, Indigenous Student House (ISH)

Internationalization Office
Location: 21 Burtons Pond Road

Tel: (709) 864-7440
Location: UC-2006, 2nd Floor University Centre

Student Residences
Tel: (709) 864-7590
Location: HA-313, Hatcher House

University Chaplaincy
Location: UC-3006, 3th Floor University Centre


Student Life

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000