How We Can Help

Supports and Services


We work collaboratively with the following departments to make sure your needs as a student are met.

Undergraduate Recruitment

Our Undergraduate Recruitment team is the face of Lakehead University, meeting with thousands of prospective students and families to share why 8,500 students choose Lakehead each year. If you are interested in learning more about Lakehead, our program offerings, student life and more, we are here to help you discover your passion.

Undergraduate Admission

Once you've applied to an undergraduate program at Lakehead University, you're connected with the Undergraduate Admissions team. Their team is here to help you navigate the application and admissions process.

Student Awards & Financial Aid

Student Awards & Financial Aid is here to provide financial aid information and assistance to undergraduate students. From information about scholarships, awards and bursaries, to helping you secure work study employment, their team helps you to receive proper funding to pursue your education.

Academic Advising, Records & Registration

Academic Advising, Records & Registration maintains all student records, the course and exam timetables, Academic Calendar, degree completion, course registration and more! We also coordinate four convocation ceremonies each year – 3 in Thunder Bay and 1 in Orillia.

Student Central

Student Central is your one stop for everything related to all areas within Enrolment Services. 

Whether you are interested in applying to Lakehead, ordering a transcript, preparing for graduation or looking for budgeting assistance and tips, Student Central Professionals can help.

Student Success Centre

The Student Success Centre offers an array of services, programs and resources to guide and support you throughout your time at Lakehead University

  • Study skill workshops
  • Academic support and tutoring
  • Student success advising
  • Career exploration
  • Career advising
  • Career events
  • EXCEL Leadership program
  • Co-Curricular Record

Student Health & Wellness

Student Health & Wellness works in collaboration with the University and the broader community to maintain your optimal health as a student.

The department has a range of healthcare professionals here to help you stay mentally and physically well, while developing skills to improve resilience.

Student Accessibility Services

Student Accessibility Services coordinates services and facilitates the provision of reasonable academic accommodations for students with permanent or temporary disabilities and/or medical conditions. The Accessibility Advisors are committed to working collaboratively with you, along with staff and faculty, in developing strategies to support a successful learning experience.

Student Conduct

Student Affairs is the main resource for student conduct related matters – both academic and non-academic. In addition to adjudicating non-academic conduct matters, Student Affairs also helps to ensure you understand your responsibilities related to being a member of our community.