COVID-19 Update

Further to Quebec government directives, McGill University campuses will be closed until further notice. All Campus Life & Engagement in-person activities including workshops and events are cancelled or postponed to a later date. Please check your email for updates. We will be providing limited services through virtual means and will respond to firstyear [at] (emails) during our regular hours 10:00AM – 4:30PM, Monday to Friday.

Welcome to McGill University!



Campus Life & Engagement (CL&E) is located in the Brown Student Services Building 3600 McTavish Street, Suite 4100.

Regular Office Hours Monday - Friday
10:00 am - 4:30 pm

You'll feel right at home on our campuses before long, but until then, the University, and offices like Campus Life & Engagement (CL&E), are here to help you acclimatize, settle in and find the people and services you need. Browse through this site to find all the information you'll need to kick off your time at McGill. If you can't find what you're looking for, feel free to contact CL&E and we'll help you straight away. And throughout your first year at McGill, if ever you don't know where to go for answers, start with CL&E!

Popular pages for Undergraduate students:



orientation week

getting involved


Popular pages for Graduate students & Postdoctoral researchers:


orientation week

academic services

Get to know Montreal:

cell phones

grocery stores



This website is brought to you by Campus Life & Engagement (CL&E), the one office on campus dedicated to supporting all new students.

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