Student Supports

Aboriginal Student Lounge (RM 2L02) Lockhart Hall


原住民的学生休息室是校园兴奋和活动的枢纽,有1200多名土著学生的所在地,学生休息室每周7天开放7天 - 下午7:00-下午11:00。休息室为学生提供了一种安全和尊重的氛围,以学习,建立终身关系和主持学生活动。所有注册学生都可以访问计算机实验室(20台计算机),打印机和电话服务,75个免费储物柜以及许多文化和社交活动。

Peer Tutoring

The educational pressures of pursuing an undergraduate degree may be demanding and challenging for many students. The ASSC Peer Tutoring program provides a valuable resource to students in areas of science, math, academic writing and essay compositions. The ASSC employ 15 - 20 tutors each year to provideFreeone-on-one tutoring for all Indigenous students in need of academic support. Students are required to honour their commitment to meet their tutor at the agreed date an time and to come prepared for the tutoring session.


In partnership with The University of Winnipeg's Career Resource Centre, the ASSC offers employer speaker sessions on Wednesday's in the Aboriginal Student Lounge RM 2L02. The speaker series provides an excellent opportunity students wanting to get a head start on summer employment, career opportunities and information on external scholarships and bursaries. Sessions begin at 12:30 p.m. and are very informal and relaxed and conclude with a question and answer period. The speaker series is open toall studentsof the University of Winnipeg and a light lunch is provided for those in attendance.

Cultural and Social Activities

The Aboriginal Student Council (ASC) and the ASSC host a number of social and cultural events for registered Indigenous students and their immediate families.

Cultural Events:

  • The last Friday of every month through the Elders-in-Residence, the ASSC hosts a Lodge Ceremony open to all students, staff and faculty.
  • The Elders-in-Residence provide various teachings and cultural workshops within the centre, including various teachings and workshops.
  • Monthly potlucks are held the first Wednesday of every month from 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. in the Aboriginal Student Lounge RM 2L02 and is open to all members of the University of Winnipeg.
  • Spring Graduation Powwow hosted by the ASC and ASSC held in March of each year.

Social Events:

Transitioning into a post-secondary urban environment may be challenging not only for the student but for their immediate family members as well. The ASSC and ASC provide various social activities throughout the academic year including:

  • Family Nights - Halloween and Christmas Party
  • Bowling Night(s)
  • Pool Night
  • 电影之夜 - 欢迎所有学生参加中心的电影之夜,比萨饼或热狗,小吃和饮料由ASC提供

ASSC Monthly Newsletter

Each month the ASSC produces a monthly news letter informing students of the various activities held within the centre. Including a calendar of Aboriginal Student Council (ASC) social activities, upcoming Employer Speaker session guests, Elder-in-Residence schedule and cultural teachings and activities, information on Indigenous internal & external scholarships, employment opportunities and relevant University of Winnipeg information.