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Indigenous community

Indigenous community resources and supports

Staff, faculty and Elders are well-equipped to ensure your university experience is as beneficial, accessible, and successful as possible. The following are some resources we offer to the Indigenous community on campus.

Student Associations

Connecting with other students is an invaluable way of navigating your academic journey and feeling a sense of community during your studies.

Several groups have been established by and for Indigenous students. Through them, you can explore peer-to-peer support as well as resources for academic, financial, emotional and spiritual needs.  

Study with us

The U of M offers a wide variety of academic programs across diverse subject areas. Several faculties offer specialized programs or partnerships dedicated to Indigenous student success by providing academic and personal support. Others focus curricula on Indigenous matters. Explore these links to learn more.

Funding resources

Events and cultural programs

Follow our Events Calendar to join in a wide range of Indigenous cultural activities and programs throughout the year, such as the Indigenous Scholars Speaker Series, Fireside Chats with Elders and Knowledge Keepers, and many more! Most events are free and open to the entire U of M community. 

Faculty and staff

Staff and faculty supports

Career opportunities

There are a variety of employment and workshop opportunities to promote Indigenous achievement. Our Career Services area offers assistance to Indigenous students who would like help planning a career path or identifying employment opportunities and services.

Work with us! Apply for one of our many career opportunities on campus.

Other Indigenous opportunities and resources

K-12 opportunities

Indigenous spaces

The U of M is home to several distinct, culturally rich spaces that reflect Indigenous ways of knowing and being. Welcoming all nations, they are gathering spaces to connect, share, learn and grow.

News and stories

Contact us

Indigenous Student Centre
114 Sidney Smith Street 
University of Manitoba (Fort Garry campus)
Winnipeg MB R3T 2N2 Canada

204 474-8850
204 275-3142