McGill Alert / Alerte de McGill

Updated: Fri, 07/12/2024 - 12:16

McGill Alert. The downtown campus will remain partially closed through the evening of Monday, July 15. See the Campus Safety site for details.

Alerte de McGill. Le campus du centre-ville restera partiellement fermé jusqu’au lundi 15 juillet, en soirée. Complément d’information : Direction de la protection et de la prévention

Policies and guidelines

McGill policies relevant to supervision and graduate studies can be found on the Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies webpage, particularly the McGill Regulations on for Graduate Student Supervision which lists the official expectations of supervisors and who can be a co-supervisor.

See below for more detailed links to McGill-specific information, policies from governing organizations, as well as guidelines and advice from other universities.


In addition to the Regulations on Graduate Student Supervision, there are several documents listed below which provide important guiding principles applicable to supervisors and students.

The University Regulations and Resources - Graduate page contains detailed information on many aspects of graduate studies including:

The Student Rights and Responsibilities page contains detailed information on both personal and academic rights and responsibilities, including those related to research supervision.


Prospective students: visit the Future Graduate Students website


New and incoming students: visit the GradHub website


Postdocs: visit the GPS postdocs page


Links for current students and faculty




The Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies' thesis guidelines page provides detailed information on all relevant topics including:




Academic integrity and research ethics

McGill offers a variety of resources and learning opportunities on the topics of academic integrity and research ethics, including:

In case of research misconduct, the Research Integrity Officer at Research and Innovation is available for consultations based on the Regulations concerning investigation of research misconduct.


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