Expert offers accessible support for students with disabilities

Expert offers accessible support for students with disabilities

With a doctorate in Psychology from Concordia University, Ioana Constantinescu is College’s Adapted Services Counselor. In other words, she’s the expert who runs the Marianopolis AccessAbility Services Centre. That’s where students get support for learning or physical disabilities, ADHD, visual and auditory impairments and mental health issues, as well as short-term setbacks such as a broken leg. What is your philosophy? I believe that every student wants to be successful. However, […]

Peer tutoring is students helping students and much more

Peer tutoring is students helping students and much more

Laura Paris oversees the Tutoring Service at Marianopolis. It is part of the Learning Resources Centre and a vital element of the government-funded Marianopolis Plan for Success – as well as a great example of the many value-added resources that students find at Marianopolis. Here’s what she had to say about peer tutoring at the College.  What is peer tutoring at Marianopolis? On average, we employ 130 tutors each semester. These are […]

Getting ready to study in English for the first time

Getting ready to study in English for the first time

Did you know that Marianopolis offers various types of English-language support to many of its students before they start studying at the College and throughout their time with us? We are experts at helping students transition to studying in English. As a matter of fact, about half of our students come from French high schools. Here is some of what we do to support our students who need help with […]

Amazing, accessible faculty

Amazing, accessible faculty

“There are a number of things I really enjoy about Marianopolis and at the top of the list are the students,” says Professor Stewart Daly, who has taught Biology and Organic Chemistry at Marianopolis College since 2001 and has served as chair of the Science Department. “They are very attentive and ask challenging questions, which at times go beyond the material we are studying. They make the learning experience fun […]

Marianopolis awards more financial aid for Fall 2018

Marianopolis awards more financial aid for Fall 2018

With its commitment to being accessible to all students, Marianopolis continues to offer many forms of financial support, from entrance scholarships to financial aid to tuition credit. In fact, one in five Marianopolis students receives some type of financial support. March 5 is the deadline to apply for the scholarships given by the College to students who will be starting their studies this Fall: Director General’s Student Life Scholarship, a  $2,750 […]