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Connection and Community

As a Carleton student, you’ll have access to our unparalleled package of academic and extra-curricular initiatives designed to support your complete university experience and promote a culture of success.

Student Academic Success Centre

The Student Academic Success Centre facilitates services that foster student personal direction and academic competence including developing effective study skills, refining strategies for academic success, understanding academic rules and regulations, choosing or changing degree programs, majors, minors and specialization/concentration areas and identifying strategies to enhance their academic portfolios. The Student Academic Success Centre and Learning Support Services work together to help Undergraduate students at Carleton achieve their academic goals. Our programs and services are designed to foster independence by providing students with the decision-making and academic skills they need to be successful. Visit website

The Career Centre & Co-operative Education

The Career Centre provides students and alumni with the resources and services needed for career exploration. This includes workshops (resume writing, accessing the hidden job market, interview skills) as well as individual career counselling, employment advising, and information sessions from industry representatives. Carleton University offers co-operative education opportunities in more than 80 academic programs, streams, and concentrations at the undergraduate level, and in four programs at the master’s level. Visit the website

Office of the Vice-President (Students and Enrolment)

The Office of the Vice-President (Students and Enrolment) works with students, faculty, university administration, and student government to enhance the university experience for all Carleton students. We also assist students with questions or concerns about university programs or services. If we do not have the answer, we will help refer you to the appropriate office. Visit website

McIntyre Exam Centre

The McIntyre Exam Centre is designed to provide services for both students and instructors at Carleton University in order to meet a variety of accommodation needs during scheduled tests and exams. Scheduling and Examinations Services (SES) operates the Centre in consultation with the Paul Menton Centre for Students with Disabilities (PMC). Visit website

Learning Support Services

Located on the 4th floor of the Library, Learning Support Services is part of the Carleton University Learning Commons. A wide variety of academic support is offered to students from a single, convenient location including open spaces to study with friends and/or classmates, groups study rooms, workshops, drop-in sessions, supportive Peer Helpers, as well as networked computers. Visit website


Carleton University Online (CUOL) offers students a range of unique ways to pursue their studies. CUOL is dedicated to making courses available and accessible to on-campus students and beyond. This year celebrates CUOL’s 27th year of operation. What began in 1978 as a TV broadcast has expanded into a department that offers a whole range of ways for students to view course lectures. Today, CUOL offers over 60 credit courses to over 4000 students from across Canada and the continental United States. Visit website

Paul Menton Centre for Students with Disabilities

The Paul Menton Centre for Students with Disabilities promotes equal access to the educational experience, consistent with academic standards, in all aspects of services, programs and the institutional environment, notwithstanding degree and type of disability. The PMC was established to provide educational support services to students registered at Carleton. Visit website

Student Experience Office

The Student Experience Office is your first stop when you arrive at Carleton University! Our role is to ensure new students make a successful transition to university life by preparing you to achieve your personal and academic goals. We continue to support you through your time at Carleton University by offering helpful services and programs to encourage student engagement. Visit website

Sexual Assault Support Services

Our services are free, confidential, and available to all students, staff and faculty at Carleton. Carleton’s Sexual Assault Support Services are located in 503 Robertson Hall. Our sexual assault support services include short term counselling, safety planning, Peer Support Volunteers, information on sexual violence, public education and training on sexual harassment and sexual assault, volunteer opportunities for students as peer educators and peer support workers and, referrals to other services both on and off campus.If you require more information or are interested in volunteering please call 613-520-5622 or e-mail