Student Services

Together, Student Services (STSV) provides a comprehensive range of programs and services that support conditions for student success and retention and foster a healthy environment for students to engage and thrive in their learning and development. 

Professionals and practitioners across our department support faculty and staff with goals related to student learning and development. We also provide policy direction, project leadership, programming, and strategy on broader institutional initiatives related to student success such as Student Mental Health.

Academic Advising Centre

advising

The Academic Advising Centre for the faculties of Humanities, Science and Social Science provides undergraduate academic advising at all stages of a degree to help students develop personal academic plans that ensure graduation requirements are met.

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Centre for Accessible Learning

Resource Centre for Students with a Disability

CAL provides programs and services that support students in achieving their academic goals and acts as a resource for faculty and the larger university community to help create a more accessible learning environment.

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Counselling Services

Counselling

Based on a commitment to student learning, as well as social, personal, and ethical development, Counselling Services fosters student success, engagement, and well-being through private and group sessions and programs.

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Health Services

Health services

Health Services provides a full service primary health clinic for students with access to physicians, nurses, psychiatry and specialists, and coordinates population health programs and healthy student and campus initiatives.

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International Student Services

international students

International Student Services supports international degree-seeking students, visiting students and exchange students at UVic. We celebrate diversity, advance intercultural competency and cultivate an inclusive and globally-minded campus.

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Multifaith Services

Multifaith services

Multifaith Services offers pastoral counselling, prayer and meditation groups, learning circles, religious education, retreats, and workshops on a variety of topics in order to support the faith development of the campus community.

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Residence Services

STSV Residence Services

Providing on-campus housing for over 2400 UVic students, Residence Services also provides programming, education and support to the on-campus student community and summer conference operations for off-campuss customers.

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Office of Student Life

Judicial Affairs

The Office of Student Life works with partners across the university to respond to critical and high-risk student incidents, develop and deliver student focused policies and create pro-active programs and services for students on key areas including student mental health and sexualized violence. The OSL also woks with the university community to help resolve non-academic student conduct concerns in a consistent and fair manner.

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Contact Student Services

Contact

Mailing address:

Student Services
Division of Student Affairs
University of Victoria
PO Box 3025 STN CSC
Victoria BC V8W 3P2
Canada

Courier or in-person address:

Student Services
University of Victoria
University Centre B202
3800 Finnerty Road (Ring Road)
Victoria BC V8P 5C2
Campus Map

Phone/email:

Phone: 250-721-8022
Email:

Directory listing

Group/Position Name Telephone Office E-mail

Student Services

Executive Director Joel Lynn TEF 214 dirss@uvic.ca
Assistant to the Executive Director Marta Ausio-Esteve 250-721-8022 TEF 216 avpadmn2@uvic.ca
Acting Manager, Budget & Business Analysis Graham Sedun 250-721-6508 TEF 244 stsvbudg@uvic.ca
Manager, Budget & Business Analysis Aniko Witcher (On Leave)

Academic Advising (Humanities, Science and Social Sciences)

Director Susan Corner 250-721-7567 UVC A203 diradva@uvic.ca
Associate Dean Cindy Holder 250-721-7567 UVC A203 adminadv@uvic.ca
Administrative Officer Daisy Williams 250-721-8459 UVC A203 aoadis@uvic.ca

Centre for Accessible Learning

Director Laurie Keenan 250-472-4947 CSR 119 lkeenan@uvic.ca
Front Desk Kirsten Carroll 250-472-4947 CSR 150 calfrontdesk@uvic.ca

Counselling Services

Director Rita Knodel 250-721-8341 UVC B270 rknodel@uvic.ca
Associate Director Ai-Lan Chia 250-721-8341 UVC B270 achia@uvic.ca
Front Desk Anna Fodchuk 250-721-8341 UVC B270 counsell@uvic.ca
Front Desk Tanis Harrison 250-721-8341 UVC B270 counsell@uvic.ca

University Health Services

Director Rob Crisp 250-721-8492 HEA 117 healthdir@uvic.ca
Administrative Assistant, Health & Wellness Rowan Monteiro 250-472-4925 HEA 111 shwcadmin@uvic.ca
Manager, Health Information Marianna Mazza 250-721-8489 HEA 117 mazza@uvic.ca

International Student Services

Director Susan Corner 250-721-7567 UVC A203 diradva@uvic.ca
Associate Director Tricia Best 250-721-6020 UVC A205 issadir@uvic.ca
Administrative Assistant Sarah van Asselt 250-721-6361 UVC B272 issinfo@uvic.ca

Multifaith Services

Director Rita Knodel 250-721-8341 rknodel@uvic.ca
Coordinating Chaplain
Reception/Office Assistant Carmen Scott 250-721-8338 chaplain@uvic.ca

Office of Student Life

Director Kirsten McMenamie 250-472-5617 UVC B202 osldirector@uvic.ca
Acting Associate Director Emily Waterman 250-472-5617 UVC B202 osladirector@uvic.ca
Administrative Assistant Sarein Basi-Primeau 250-472-5617 UVC B202 studentlife@uvic.ca
Manager, Student Conduct & Community Standards Initiatives Keith Bell 250-472-5617 UVC B202 conduct2@uvic.ca
Manager, Student Life Alex Sterling 250-472-5897 UVC B202 studentlifemgr@uvic.ca
Advisor & Project Lead Dustin Meredith 250-472-5617 UVC B202 oslprojects@uvic.ca
Student Outreach & Support Manager Nabiha Rawdah 250-472-5617 UVC B202 casemanager1@uvic.ca
Student Outreach & Support Manager Jessica Evans 250-472-5617 UVC B202 casemanager2@uvic.ca
Curriculum & Engagement Coordinator Torry Harris 250-472-4398 UVC B202 oslengage@uvic.ca
Student Leadership & Engagement Coordinator Liam Green 250-472-5618 UVC B202 oslprogram@uvic.ca
Training Specialist Dawn Schell 250-721-3664 UVC B270 dmschell@uvic.ca

Residence Services

Director Kathryn MacLeod CRA kdmac@uvic.ca
Administrative Assistant Rowena Chee 250-472-4173 CRA 205 ressec1@uvic.ca