Student Affairs

The Vice-Provost, Student Affairs (VPSA) is Dalhousie University’s chief officer of student affairs. The Division of Student Affairs is responsible for strategy, policy development, program development and implementation, and management of all matters relating to the provision of a transformative student experience.

The Division includes an integrated team of specialists who works collaboratively to support the institution’s academic mission and the holistic success of a diversity of students, through their journey from prospective student, through applicant and enrolled students, to learner and scholar, and, ultimately, graduate and engaged citizen.

The units within the Division support four pillars: Student Registrarial and Enrolment Support; Student Health & Wellness; Student Learning and Academic Support; and Student Life and Leadership Development.

Our units include:

  • Agricultural Campus Student Success Centre;
  • Bissett Student Success Centre: Academic Advising and Career Services; 
  • Black Student Advising Centre;
  • Co-Curricular Experiential Learning;
  • Indigenous Student Centre;
  • International Centre;
  • Multifaith Services;
  • Registrar’s Office;
  • Residence and Student Life;
  • Student Accessibility Centre;
  • Student Affairs Communications and Marketing;
  • Student Conduct Office;
  • Student Health and Wellness;
  • Studying for Success;and
  • Writing Centre