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Indigenous Students

Welcome new and prospective students!

Watch: Mohawk College Pathfinder Program

We are dedicated to your success and have knowledgeable staff who help you:

  • launch your college experience
  • access resources and services for Indigenous students 
  • attend cultural events and activities and more! 

Indigenous Programs

Select programs are offered in partnership with Six Nations Polytechnic in Brantford and the surrounding area. Programs options can vary by intake. 

Looking to learn more? View all programs or build your own customized viewbook with programs and offerings chosen by you!

Six Nations Polytechnic

Applying to Mohawk College

The Facilitated Admission Process for Indigenous Students gives individual consideration to Indigenous students applying to oversubscribed programs at Mohawk College. Learn more about the Facilitated Admission Process.

Services for Indigenous students

Indigenous Student Services offers a wide range of services and activities for our Indigenous students, including:

  • Elder as Resource
  • Peer tutoring
  • Student success workshops 
  • Indigenous Counsellor 
  • Cultural events and activities
  • Indigenous Student & Alumni Employment Gatherings

Our Indigenous Student Coaches are available to provide information related to:

  • Registering
  • Bursaries
  • Student success workshops
  • Funding or navigating college processes and procedures

Email iess@mohawkcollege.ca to connect with your coach.  Visit our website to learn more about Indigenous Student Services. 

Indigenous Self-Identification

If you are an Indigenous student attending Mohawk College, you are invited to complete our Voluntary Indigenous Self-Identification Form. The information requested on this form is confidential and used for emergency contact, important email information, updates on events and services at the college, communicate information that supports Indigenous student socially and financially, and statistical reporting. 

Our form is moving to an online format! Connect with iess@mohawkcollege.ca for more details. 

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Pathfinder Program

Pathfinder is a summer program for Indigenous students focused on Indigenous culture, identity, leadership skills, and pathways into post-secondary. Watch this profile from the 2019 Pathfinder program and visit the website to learn more.