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Wildfires Support Resources

Dear MSVU Students,

We hope that you and your families are safe and secure following the recent wildfires in Nova Scotia. Our thoughts are with those who have been directly affected.

We understand that this is a difficult time and want to remind you of the resources available to support your academic and emotional wellbeing.

1. Academic Support

If you have any challenges in completing course requirements, we encourage you to contact your professor and explain your situation so that your professor can give you the best academic advice that you need.

If you need any further assistance, the Office of Student Experience can be reached at You can also reach out to your Vice President representatives:

· Undergraduate Students: Carson Cameron at

· Graduate Students: Suhnandany Goswami at

2. Mental Health Support

Please know that you are not alone during this time. MSVU Counselling Service provides free personal and academic counselling to any registered Mount student in a relaxed and confidential environment. You can contact them at:

MSVU Counselling Service: 902-457-6567 | | EMF 141

Other resources available:

· Good2Talk NS Helpline for Postsecondary Students: 1-833-292-3698

· Student Wellness: 1-833-549-3281

3. National Student Loans Support

Applications for Repayment Assistance are being fast-tracked for student loan borrowers affected by wildfires. For more information, you can visit

Remember, we are here for you and are committed to helping you during this difficult time. Please do not hesitate to reach out if you need any assistance.

Yours, MSVU Students’ Union


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