Support for Faculty and Staff

The Office of Student Support (OSS) also supports Faculty, Instructors and Staff.


  • The OSS is an important source of consultation and reporting when there is a concern about a student’s wellness and/or behaviour.
  • Responding to Students in Distress (if there is an immediate safety concern contact Campus Security or Emergency Services 911).
  • Incidents of Non-academic student misconduct.
  • A student has disclosed being impacted by sexual violence or misconduct or you have observed an incident of sexual violence or misconduct.
  • Quick Guide to Student Supports

For more support on assisting a student in distress read the Supporting Students in Distress document.

Training presentations

Please submit presentation requests a minimum of 10 business days in advance. We'll contact you directly to confirm dates and times.

Introduction to Office of Student Support

Our team is happy to join you at your next meeting to present an overview of the services provided by the Office of Student Support.

Delivery: via booking request only
Audience: Faculty and Staff
Duration: 30 minutes

Booking request form

Office of Student Support policy overview

An OSS led presentation focused on the latest revisions to policies connected to the Office of Student Support (i.e., Sexualized Violence & Misconduct, Non-Academic Student Misconduct). Learn about these important policies and they ways in which the office supports faculty and staff in implementing them at Camosun.

Delivery:  via scheduled live events and booking request
Audience: Faculty and Staff
Duration: 60 minutes

Booking request form

Responding to disclosures of sexualized violence 

To provide an overview of the Sexualized Violence & Misconduct (SVM) policy and tips on how to communicate with students, and how to refer them to the Office of Student Support.

Delivery: TBD
Audience: Faculty and Staff
Duration: 90 minutes

Booking request form