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Follow-Up After Student Accidents, Hospitalization, or Death

Follow-up

Notification of a Missing Student, or Parents Concerned about Students

During Office Hours 514-398-4990
Outside Office Hours 514-398-3000

Follow-up After Accidents or Hospitalization

The Office of the Dean of Students:

  • Communicates with families
  • Liaises with Security Services and appropriate McGill authorities
  • Liaises with relevant individuals, departments, faculties or services
  • Communicates with students themselves to offer immediate and follow-up support and assistance
  • Coordinates responses with relevant others

Follow-up After Student Death

The Office of the Dean of Students:

  • Communicates with families
  • Liaises with appropriate individuals in the student’s faculty or department
  • Arranges with the Secretariat for the University flag to be flown at half mast
  • Informs the Registrar, Student Accounts, as well as Alumni Relations of student’s name, I.D. number and date of death
  • With the Chaplaincy Service, facilitates a memorial service, when requested
  • Is the contact point for forwarding condolences to families