Indigenous Student Centre

Book an appointment

Meet one-on-one with an Indigenous Student Centre staff or elder who can assist with:

  • Advocating for students with other UFV departments
  • Making referrals and coordinate requests within UFV and to community agencies and other institutions
  • Providing academic support, tutoring, and liaising with other UFV departments
  • Acting as a liaison with post-secondary education authorities and First Nation organizations
  • Providing information on courses with Indigenous content
  • Providing academic and trades program information
  • Assisting with applications and admissions processes
  • Providing information on scholarships and bursaries


Elder Support for Students

Elders: Eddie or Terry

  • Spiritual and cultural guidance
  • Traditional teachings and discussions
  • Mentoring
  • Traditional and cultural activity

To book an appointment with an elder please contact the Indigenous Student centre: 1-888-504-7441 ex.2835 or email

Indigenous Student Transition Coordinator

Betty Peters

** New students who are in their 1st and 2nd year of studies

  • Application and admission processes
  • Funding
  • Program and course information
  • Academic and resource support
  • Mentorship
  • Cultural support

Indigenous Studies Centre (ISC) Director

Betty Peters (Acting Director)

  • Academic Support
  • Program and course information
  • Application Assistance
  • Funding

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