Family Support

Clubs & Services for Students

Health Insurance

Information on health insurance for undergraduate, graduate, and continuing studies students, as well as for international students.

Website: https://www.mcgill.ca/student-accounts/tuition-fees/non-tuition-charges/insurance

McGill Family Care

Information about family care resources, both on campus and beyond. Resources include childcare, schooling, student parents, eldercare and healthcare.

Website: https://www.mcgill.ca/familycare/

PGSS Family Care

Resources and programming for graduate students with child dependents, offered through the Post-Graduate Students' Society.

Website: https://pgss.mcgill.ca/en/family-care

SSMU Daycare

Offers full-time childcare to 32 children of the McGill community. Priority given to undergraduate student parents.

Website: https://ssmu.ca/resources/daycare/

Services for Staff

Health Insurance

Information on McGill's benefits package, including health and dental services, medication, travel assistance, and more.

Website: https://www.mcgill.ca/hr/benefits/insurance

Webpage on family coverage: https://www.mcgill.ca/hr/benefits/insurance/health-dental/family-coverage-and-coordinating-payments

McGill Family Care

Information about family care resources, both on campus and beyond. Resources include childcare, schooling, student parents, eldercare and healthcare.

Website: https://www.mcgill.ca/familycare/

Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP)

A free and confidential service offering short-term counseling and referral services. Also available to each employee's spouse and dependent children.

Website: https://www.mcgill.ca/hr/benefits/eap

Phone: 1-844-880-9142

McGill Policies & Procedures


McGill University is on land which has long served as a site of meeting and exchange amongst Indigenous peoples, including the Haudenosaunee and Anishinabeg nations. We acknowledge and thank the diverse Indigenous peoples whose presence marks this territory on which peoples of the world now gather.

For more information about traditional territory and tips on how to make a land acknowledgement, visit our Land Acknowledgement webpage.


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