Resources

ON THIS PAGE

  • Mentor / Mentee Assignment Schedule 2021
  • Guides & Resources
  • Peer Mentors on Facebook
  • Student-related Policies
  • Dates & Deadlines

CAMPUS LIFE CONNECT / ONE-ON-ONE

Peer Mentors who wish to book some one-on-one time for support/conversation with Campus Life staff can do so through Microsoft Bookings. (you will need to log into your OCAD U 365 account).


MENTOR / MENTEE ASSIGNMENT SCHEDULE 2021

Campus Life will send an assignment email* containing Student Mentee contact information to Peer Mentors at 4:00 p.m. on Tuesdays starting in June, per the following schedule:

JUNE 2021

  • Tuesday, June 8
  • Tuesday, June 15
  • Tuesday, June 22
  • Tuesday, June 29

JULY 2021

  • Tuesday, July 6
  • Tuesday, July 13
  • Tuesday, July 20
  • Tuesday, July 27

AUGUST 2021

  • Tuesday, August 3
  • Tuesday, August 10
  • Tuesday, August 17
  • Tuesday, August 24
  • Tuesday, August 31

SEPTEMBER 2021

  • Tuesday, September 14
  • Tuesday, September 21

Please initiate contact with assigned Student Mentees via the email address provided within three business days (by Friday) of that same week and work with the Mentee to determine the best method of communication moving forward.

*Sent to your OCAD U student email. If you do not get an email from Campus Life with a Mentee assignment on one date, then none has been assigned that day. Watch your OCAD U email on the next listed date.


PEER MENTOR CHECKLIST

The 2021/2022 schedule of Student Mentor Program activities and responsibilities:

Coming soon


GUIDES & RESOURCES

These support materials, guides and tips will also be available in printed format:

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT GUIDEBOOK
International Student Support & Exchange Programs
International Student Guidebook 2019/2020 (PDF)

TIPS FROM WRITING & LEARNING CENTRE (WLC)
About the WLC (PDF)
Time Management (PDF)

TIPS FROM STUDENT ADVISING
How to be an effective Peer Mentor 2020 (PDF)

OFFICE OF DIVERSITY, EQUITY & SUSTAINABILITY INITIATIVES (ODESI)
Sustainable Futures – ODESI

OCAD U STUDENT WELLNESS PROTOCOL
A Guide to Supporting Students in Distress (PDF)
Health and wellness crisis support
Ontario online text and crisis services available online or via text, 741741

SEXUAL VIOLENCE SUPPORT
www.ocadu.ca/students/sexual-violence-support.htm

ANTI-OPPRESSION, DIVERSITY, GENDER IDENTITY AND INCLUSION
Anti-Oppression as a Practice 2019 (PDF)

OCAD U CAMPUS
Campus Building ID Codes (PDF)


PEER MENTORS ON FACEBOOK

The Facebook group, OCAD U Peer Mentors, is a closed group for Peer Mentors only. Request to join. This group provides Peer Mentors (current and past) with a place online to connect, ask questions, share experiences and support one another.


STUDENT-RELATED POLICIES

It is every student’s responsibility to be familiar with the following policies:

1014: Academic Misconduct Policy
www.ocadu.ca/students/student-policies/academic-policies.htm

Non-academic Misconduct Policy
www.ocadu.ca/students/student-policies/nonacademic-policies.htm

8001: Respectful Work & Learning Environment Policy
www.ocadu.ca/about/administrative-policies.htm

FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT:
Deanne Fisher, Vice-Provost, Students & International
dfisher@ocadu.ca or telephone 416-977-6000, Ext. 2850


DATES & DEADLINES

Throughout the academic year, there are key dates and deadlines that students should be aware of. All students are encouraged to become familiar with these, listed on the OCAD U website: www.ocadu.ca/students/dates-and-deadlines.htm