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Student Services

Camosun student services available by phone & other modes of delivery

Updated: July 24, 2020

To enable social distancing as required by the Provincial Health Officer, Camosun College has transitioned its student services to phone and other modes of delivery.

NEW COVID Safety Training & Initial Self-Assessment – for Camosun students COVID-19 Safety Training & Screening for students

The health and safety of students and employees remains the topmost priority. All Camosun students enrolled in a course with any on-campus or face-to-face component must complete the online COVID-19 Safety Training and Initial Symptoms Self-Assessment before attending campus. Maintaining a safe learning environment and reducing the spread of COVID-19 is an individual and shared responsibility.

Access the questionnaire and declaration form, and complete the BC COVID-19 Symptom Self-Assessment Tool 

Student Supports

Camosun counsellor Liisa Robinson shares useful tips to help keep you healthy as you head into new and challenging ways of online learning and working from home.

10 Tips for Managing Stress & Anxiety

Online or virtual supports for Camosun students:


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.

Admissions*


Assessments for Placement for Camosun-bound Students


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.

Co-operative Education & Career Services


Counselling

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

Financial Aid

Fitness & Recreation – Online

Check out Camosun’s online fitness classes and personal training services.


Help Centres – for Upgrading Students

Effective March 19, Help Centres are transitioning from face-to-face tutoring to alternative methods of support. Sessions times are still in effect. Thank you for your patience as we work through the technical requirements of this change. Find help with:


Indigenous Education Services


Information Technology Services

As a reminder, technology requests are still available to students and employees through email itsservicedesk@camosun.ca and telephone 250-370-3064. The walk-up support centres on campus remain closed.


Camosun International


Library Services

  • Check out the Camosun library website to 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 provides real-time expert chat reference help to post-secondary students, faculty, and researchers across BC and the Yukon.

    Camosun College Librarians will respond to your questions ranging from in-depth research help to citations. There is no need to identify yourself as a Camosun student. If the librarians can’t answer your question, they will direct you to the right service.

    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.

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

Ombudsperson


Proctoring Services for External Exam Candidates

  • All appointments are cancelled and are not accepting any new exam bookings at this time.  Camosun is following directions from the host institution on how to deal with exams that have already received.

Registration


Student Records


Student Society


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 Learning Success Guides is a great source of ideas, tips and strategies. 

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

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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