Tansi, Boozhoo, Hello to all First Nations, Métis and Inuit students!

You have come to the university to create a strong and successful future for yourself, your family and your community. The U of M offers opportunities to for you to connect, participate and share your voice and vision in the classroom and beyond. Check out Indigenous Connect.

Like family

Visit the Indigenous Student Centre (ISC) and you will find a caring, friendly and supportive environment, rooted in strong community connections and Indigenous ways of knowing and learning. Join the ISC's thriving community on campus!

The goal of ISC is to foster your individual strengths. ISC provides you with academic, personal and cultural resources. To learn more about ISC programs such Qualico Bridge to Success and the Indigenous Circle of Empowerment, visit: umanitoba.ca/indigenous

At ISC you can:

  • Access Academic Learning Centre tutors, student advisors, Elders-in-Residence and more;
  • Connect with your culture through events such as Fireside Chats and the Traditional Graduation Pow Wow;
  • Get information about personal, social or volunteer opportunities through the U of M Aboriginal Students’ Association (UMASA) and Métis University Students’ Association (MUSA);
  • Find out more about Financial Wellness including scholarships, bursaries, student loans, funding agencies and more;
  • Join the Circle: Students can get after-hours building access with Circle membership. Membership is free and provides you with extended access to the building's student lounge, kitchen, computer lab and study space. ISC is located in Migizii Agamik – Bald Eagle Lodge, a culturally–rich space where community activities and opportunities flourish. Come visit us!

Indigenous Student Centre, Migizii Agamik - Bald Eagle Lodge, 114 Sidney Smith Street, Phone: 204-474-8850


Indigenous Institute of Health and Healing Ongomiizwin - Education

The Indigenous Institute of Health and Healing Ongomiizwin - Education at the Bannatyne Campus is a place for Indigenous students enrolled in health professional programs to meet, study and explore careers and culture. Indigenous Institute of Health and Healing Ongomiizwin - Education provides a welcoming and supportive environment that assists students to meet their academic potential through a variety of culturally relevant programs, resources and supports.

For more information on membership, programs and facilities, phone: 204-789-3511.


Migizii Agamik - Bald Eagle Lodge which translates closely to 'the bald eagle who brings calming energy to the people who are facing the challenges of a strong force.'

Welcome all First Nations, Métis and Inuit students!

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