First Nation, Métis and Inuit Students

Algoma University is committed to providing an educational environment for Anishinaabe (First Nation, Métis and Inuit) students that is respectful, inclusive, and welcoming.  The Anishinaabe Initiatives team strives to enhance the experience and success of Anishinaabe learners at Algoma U.

To receive information about academic and cultural support services, you can declare your status:

  • When you apply through the Ontario Universities Application Centre (OUAC) or directly to Algoma U; and
  • Once you are accepted at Algoma University and have registered for classes, complete the Voluntary Aboriginal Self-Identification on your AU student portal at

Students can opt in to receive emails about community events, academic workshops, scholarships, bursaries, employment opportunities and cultural activities.