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COVID-19

Past Updates

Update: March 19, 2020

Child Care Services update

The College is consolidating Child Care Services to the Interurban campus effective Friday, March 20 as attendance has significantly declined. Services remain open to registered families who require care.

Hours are Monday to Friday, 8am - 4:50pm. Only registered children, staff, facility personnel, and emergency personnel are allowed in the building.

To support staffing ratios, registered families are asked to communicate with the Child Care Services’ office (childcare@camosun.ca) what days their child will attend.


Update: March 19, 2020

Academic and Service Supports for Camosun Students

To enable social distancing as required by the Provincial Health Officer, Camosun College has transited its student services to phone and other modes of delivery. This means that physical spaces associated with services will be unavailable to students.  

Online or virtual supports available to Camosun students (in alpha order):

Academic Advising

  • Current Students
    To book an appointment with an Academic Advisor fill out the form on Contact an Academic Advisor or phone 250-370-3980.

Camosun International

Centre for Accessible Learning

  • Current Students
    • To book a phone appointment with your Centre for Accessible Learning Instructor please contact accessible@camosun.ca or 250-370-3312 (Lansdowne) or 250-370-4049 (Interurban).
  • Future Students
    • To book a phone in-take to register with the Centre for Accessible Learning please contact accessible@camosun.ca or 250-370-3312 (Lansdowne) or 250-370-4049 (Interurban).
  • Test & Exams
    • If your course has a written evaluation (i.e., test or exam) and the format is not accessible please discuss this with your course instructor and/or seek support from your Centre for Accessible Learning Instructor.

Child Care Services
Starting March 20, Child Care Services at Camosun will only be available at the Interurban campus due to low demand.  Child Care Services at Camosun are continuing the rigorous practices of hand-washing and sanitization and ask that you do the same at home and when you arrive at our centres. If you or your child are unwell, please stay home. If you have travelled outside of Canada recently, or are going during Spring Break, you are required to stay at home for 14 days upon your return.

Counselling

  • Current Students
    • To book a phone appointment with a Counsellor please phone 250-370-3571.

Co-operative Education & Career Services

Students are encouraged to go to our webpage to look at the many ways we help students and alumni to launch their careers

The following Co-op staff are available to support students:

Employers looking to post employment opportunities or set up a virtual interview should contact:  Jenn Armour, armourj@camosun.ca.  All of questions:  Claudia Sperling, sperlingc@camosun.ca, and TJ Babey, BabeyT@camosun.ca

Help Centres – for Upgrading Students

English Upgrading

English Language Development (ELD/ESL)

100+ level courses

Math Help

Indigenous Education Services

To get assistance from an Indigenous Advisor, please email:  indigenous@camosun.ca 

Library Services

Check out the Camosun library website. From here you can access books and articles online.  There may be a specific LibGuide for your course or program.  These guides provide specific links to online sources that will help you finish your coursework.

AskAway is a real-time chat help service managed by the Camosun Library.  Need help with citations, finding articles online for your research paper or directions on how to format your paper? These and any other questions you have will be answered. If the librarians can’t answer your question, they will direct you to the right service.  Make sure you indicate you are a Camosun student when you start your chat.

AskAway is currently available:

Monday to Thursday: 9am - 9pm
Friday: 9am - 5pm
Saturday: 11am - 5pm
Sunday: 10am - 9pm

If you prefer email library@camosun.ca and you will get the same level of service.

Registrar’s Office:

  • Admissions*
    Web: camosun.ca/admissions
    Email:  admissions@camosun.ca
    Call: 250-370-3550   Press 1 to leave a voicemail and we will return your call
    *We are still accepting applications online, please visit: educationplannerbc.ca to apply online. 
  • Registration
    Web: camosun.ca/registration
    Email:   registration@camosun.ca
    Call:  250-370-3550  Press 3 to leave a voicemail and we will return your call
  • Financial Aid
    Web: camosun.ca/financialaid    
    Email:  financialaid@camosun.ca
    Call:  250-370-3550   Press 4 to leave a voicemail and we will return your call
  • Office of Student Support
    • Current Students
      • To book a phone appointment with a Student Support Manager please phone 250-370-3841 or email oss@camosun.ca

  • Writing Centre
    The Writing Centre and English Help Centres provide online writing consultations, Monday-Friday. Sign on to the Writing Centre online. You will be asked to submit your paper, and then a Camosun writing consultant will be in touch with you by phone or email within 48 hours.

    WriteAway is another writing support service for Camosun students. Submit your assignment or paper and then a writing consultant will connect with you. You can submit your paper 24/7, but the wait time for response may vary. Please note, we cannot proofread or edit your work. 

    Need some ideas to help you study? The Student Successs Guide is a great source of ideas, tips and strategies. 

If you have general questions, please contact:  coronavirusinfo@camosun.ca


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COVID-19 Safety Plan

The most current copy of the college’s COVID-19 Safety Plan is available here.

Contact Us
Camosun College Lansdowne
3100 Foul Bay Rd
Victoria BC V8P 5J2
Camosun College Interurban
4461 Interurban Rd
Victoria BC V9E 2C1
  • 250–370–3000
  • 1–877–554–7555 (toll-free)

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