Module 02

Module 02 serves to expand your knowledge about OCAD University and its growing campus and student services. In order to complete this module, you will:

  1. Watch the videos (below)
  2. Complete the Apply your Knowledge quiz.

Learning outcomes of this section:

  • Become familiar with our campus and its history
  • Identify key campus services to support student success
  • Refer other students to the appropriate campus resource(s)

Deadline to complete online modules: Friday, April 19, 2019


ABOUT OCAD UNIVERSITY:

Founded in 1876, OCAD University (OCAD U) is dedicated to art and design education, practice and research and to knowledge and invention across a wide range of disciplines.

OCAD U acknowledges the ancestral and traditional territories of the Mississaugas of the New Credit, the Haudenosaunee, the Anishinaabe and the Huron-Wendat, who are the original custodians of the land.


2.1: OCAD U FUN FACTS!

Here are some fun facts about OCAD U…

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2.2: MEET OUR STUDENT ADVISING TEAM

The Student Advising team is here to partner with students to assist them in achieving
their educational goals…

Student Advising Centre
Room 266, Level 2, 100 McCaul Street
Drop in hours: Monday to Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
416-977-6000, Ext. 4022
Email: advising@ocadu.ca

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2.3: MEET OUR FINANCIAL AID & AWARDS TEAM

Here in Financial Aid & Awards it’s our job to get students the resources that they
need to succeed here at OCAD University…

Financial Aid & Awards
Level 5, 230 Richmond St. West
Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
416-977-6000, Ext. 250
financiala@ocadu.ca

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2.4: MEET OUR CAREER DEVELOPMENT TEAM

The Centre for Emerging Artists & Designers (CEAD) is the Career Development office and the Experiential Learning Placement Program, supporting the early-career advancement of all OCAD U students and recent alumni.

Centre for Emerging Artists & Designers
Level 3, Rosalie Sharp Pavilion for Experiential Learning
115 McCaul Street
Monday to Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
careerdevelopment@ocadu.ca

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2.5: MEET OUR INDIGENOUS VISUAL CULTURE STUDENT CENTRE

The (INVC) Student Centre provides services for all students at OCAD University, not
just Indigenous students…

Indigenous Visual Culture Student Centre
Room 410, Level 4, 113 McCaul Street
Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
416-977-6000, Ext. 2261
mgeneral@ocadu.ca

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2.6: ACADEMIC COMPUTING

Academic Computing at OCAD University enables student creativity with technology; whether that’s a laptop, or a desktop, or using any of our online web services like Canvas or blogging…

IT Services Help Desk
Room 341, Level 3, 100 McCaul Street
416-977-6000, Ext. 444
Room 318, Level 3, 230 Richmond St. West
416-977-6000, Ext. 2788
ithelp@ocadu.ca


OTHER UNIVERSITY SERVICES:
The above videos reflect only a small percentage of the OCAD University services and departments that you should be familiar with and can refer your Student Mentee(s) to. New ones will be added as they are created.

Review other important OCAD U services, including:

  • Campus Life
  • Copy & Print Services
  • Disability Services
  • Health & Wellness Centre
  • International Students
  • Library
  • Writing & Learning Centre
  • OCAD Student Union

MORE READING:
Also review the “Campus Resources” section in the STUDENT MENTOR PROGRAM HANDBOOK.


MODULE 02: APPLY YOUR KNOWLEDGE
Complete this “Apply your Knowledge” quiz.

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