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


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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Student Wellness Centre


The Student Wellness Centre aims to provide holistic care to support UVic students’ wellbeing emotionally, physically and spiritually. The SWC team includes counsellors, doctors, nurses, administrative staff, chaplains and other practitioners.

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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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International Centre for Students

international students

The International Centre for Students supports international degree-seeking students, visiting students and exchange students at UVic. We celebrate diversity, advance intercultural competency and cultivate a globally-minded campus.

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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 promotes a safe and inclusive campus community in support of fairness, responsibility and respect for all. The OSL manages student non-academic conduct matters and offers programming to support students' well-being and development.

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Contact Student Services


Mailing address:

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

Courier or in-person address:

Student Services
University of Victoria
Jamie Cassels Centre A115
3800 Finnerty Road (Ring Road)
Victoria BC V8P 5C2
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Phone: 250-721-8022

Please direct inquiries related to student records to

Directory listing

Group/Position Name Telephone Office E-mail

Student Services

Executive Director Joel Lynn JCC A115
Assistant to the Executive Director Marta Ausio-Esteve 250-721-8022 JCC A115
Administrative Support (ED Scheduled Requests) Franziska Castioni 250-721-8022 JCC A115
Associate Director, Planning & Operations Graham Sedun 250-721-6508 JCC A115
Manager, Budget & Business Analysis Aniko Witcher

Academic Advising (Humanities, Science and Social Sciences)

Director Susan Corner 250-721-7567 JCC A203
Associate Dean Diana Varela 250-721-7567 JCC A203
Administrative Officer Daisy Williams 250-721-8459 JCC A203

Centre for Accessible Learning

Director Laurie Keenan 250-472-4947 CSR 119
Front Desk Kirsten Carroll 250-472-4947 CSR 150

Counselling Services

Director Rita Knodel 250-721-8563 HWC
Associate Director Ai-Lan Chia 250-721-8563 HWC
Front Desk 250-721-8563 HWC

University Health Services

Administrative Assistant, Health & Wellness Vacant HEA 111
Manager, Health Information Marianna Mazza 250-721-8489 HEA 101C

International Centre for Students

Director Tricia Best 250-721-6020 JCC A205a
Frontline Adviser Mayah Stratton 250-721-6361 JCC B272


Director Rita Knodel 250-721-8341
Multifaith Coordinator Carmen Scott 250-721-8338

Office of Student Life

Director Kirsten McMenamie 250-472-5617 JCC B202
Student Life Administrative Assistant Dipayan Nag 250-472-5617 JCC B202
Associate Director, Student Investigations and Support, Student Life Emily Waterman 250-472-5866 JCC B202
Manager, Student Conduct & Incident Response Keith Bell 250-721-8865 JCC B202
Manager, Student Investigation & Training Emma Naismith 250-472-5423 JCC B202
Coordinator, Student Conduct Kimiya Missaghi 250-472-5387 JCC B202
Coordinator, Student Conduct Chitra Balakrishnan 250-721-6393 JCC B202
Manager, Student Support Tyler Schaus 250-472-5605 JCC B202
Coordinator, Student Support Nabiha Rawdah 250-472-5553 JCC B202
Coordinator, Student Support Jessica Evans 250-472-5281 JCC B202
Coordinator, Student Support Yuka Kurokawa 250-853-3882 JCC B202
Coordinator, Student Support, Varsity Athlete Specialist Jamie Garrett 250-472-3882 JCC B202
Coordinator, Indigenous Student Support Crystal Seibold 250-516-5781 JCC B202
Manager, Student Life and Education Emily Huyhn 250-472-5897 JCC B202
Program Assistant Fahe Villeneuve 250-472-4672 JCC B202
Coordinator, Curriculum and Communications Hannah McElderry 250-472-5554 JCC B272
Program Manager, Orientation Nicole Crozier 250-472-4088 JCC B272
Manager, Student Equity and Social Justice Education Lily Han JCC B272
Equity Advisor Ryan Khungay JCC B272
Student Equity Advocate (On Leave) Luca Piscetta 250-472-5618 JCC B272
Coordinator, Student Leadership Torry Harris 250-472-4398 JCC B272
Program Manager, New Student Connect Angi Ross 250-472-5038 JCC B272
Program Manager, New Student Connect Priyanka Lopez 250-472-5038 JCC B272
Coordinator, Student Engagement Itzel Vargas Araluce 250-472-5038 JCC B202

Residence Services

Director Kathryn MacLeod CRA
Administrative Assistant Rowena Chee 250-472-4173 CRA 205