First People's House

Promoting the Academic Success of Indigenous Students

Providing a Home-Away-From-Home to Indigenous Students

Promoting and Preserving Community and Cultural Connections

Supporting the Continuing Growth of Indigenous Students

First People's House

McGill's First Peoples' House attempts to provide a sense of community and a voice to Indigenous students who have left their home communities in order to pursue higher education. It is our hope that the education that Indigenous students receive here at McGill will benefit the communities that they are from. We welcome all Indigenous students including Métis, the Inuit, & First Nations (both "status" & "non-status"), Maori and Aborigines.

Events

The First Peoples' House hosts a series of events including Powwows and Feasts aimed at fostering community bonds.

Residence

The First Peoples' House also serves as a residence for Indigenous Undergraduate and Graduate students.

Student Support

Supporting Indigenous Student Success by providing a series of academic, community, and cultural based support.

Prospective Students

Learn about McGill’s Indigenous Admissions Protocol and more.

Traditional Territory

McGill University is located on the lands of the Haudenosaunee and Anishinabeg nations. This page explains the significance of land acknowledgements and links to McGill websites with educational resources and hints on how to make proper land acknowledgements. 

Mission & Team

Here to support the success of Indigenous Students.

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