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Last update: April 9, 2021

Student Services Available
Student Resources - general overview of the many resources available to students during their time before, at the beginning, middle and end of their degrees, and after Queen’s. 
First Year Students

Next steps for first-year students, parents and supporters, and SOAR

Undergraduate Admission FAQs, including requesting a deferral, meeting offer conditions 

Summer Orientation to Academics and Resources (SOAR) and SOAR Studies for first-year students 

Residences and Housing

Residence availability, occupancy, and safety 

Sign up for Campus Connection - monthly newsletter for parents of students in residence

Leases with Queen’s Community Housing 

Private off-campus housing supports and listings – Student Community Relations 

Financial Aid

Queen's financial aid, including COVID-19 related supports 

Remote Learning Help

Academic Success Services – writing and learning strategies

Connecting to Queen's Teaching and Learning resources remotely 

Academic Advising – offered through faculties and schools – see links at bottom right of this page

Academics 101 online mini course

Campus Bookstore

International Students

FAQs for International students – study permits, health insurance, work permits, entry to Canada 

Athletics & Recreation

Athletics & Recreation program and facilities updates 

Health & Well-being

Health promotion resources and services 

Medical and mental health services

Queen’s has a satellite COVID-19 assessment centre - Visit the Student Wellness Services website for more info.

Case Tracking - Cases of COVID-19 reported to Queen's - These figures will reflect only positive cases of COVID-19 within the Queen's community in the Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox, and Addington region, as confirmed by the university

Academic accommodation planning for students with disabilities 

Tuition & Fees

All the information parents may be looking for from the Office of the University Registrar (OUR): Parental access to student information; Tuition and Fees: When and how to pay; Important Dates; 'Verification of Enrolment' forms; T2202A income tax certificates; Exams info; Graduation/Convocation; the OUR's monthly emails to students

2020 - 2021 Guide to Registration and Fees 

2020-21 Ancillary Fees Reassessment info please visit this page.

Student Conduct
Food on Campus