Graduate Student Services and Resources | Gordon S. Lang School of Business and Economics

Graduate Student Services and Resources

There are many academic, professional and social opportunities and services available at the University of Guelph that will help you succeed as a graduate student.

Graduate Students' Association (GSA)

The GSA is the central student group representing all graduate students at the University of Guelph. Their mission is to advance the academic and social goals of graduate students through advocacy, social, and financial resources.


LinkedIn Learning (Formerly

Check out thousands of video modules covering the most popular business and creative applications, as well as topics including software development, website design, animation, soft-skill training, audio and music, and photography.

Access is free for all U of G faculty, staff and graduate students. Visit the LinkedIn Learning Page for more information.

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Aurora is an e-learning platform providing career advice to Graduate Students and postdocs.  Students can complete two programs of study, Career Exploration and Career Strategies to explore career options and learn job search strategies to secure employment outside academia.  Over 70 hours of on-demand videos and 120 interviews with PhDs are available on this site, with content being updated monthly.

Please visit our Aurora webpage to login with your central login ID and password.

Academic Integrity

The University of Guelph requires all graduate students entering semester one to enroll in UNIV*7100, an online, mandatory, non-credit course. Students must successfully complete this course as part of their degree requirements.Access to the course is provided at the beginning of September.


Graduate Student Learning Initiative (GSLI)

GSLI is a collaborative endeavour that brings together key campus services that support academic and professional skill development for graduate students as learners, instructors, researchers and professionals. Learn more on the GSLI website.


Library Writing Services

The Writing Services team supports University of Guelph students of all levels in becoming stronger, more confident writers. It also helps teaching assistants integrate writing-intenstive elements into their courses.


Counselling Services

University of Guelph's counselling services team offers individual counselling sessions to help support students as they work through the personal challenges that impair their ability to succeed at school and in other areas of their lives. Find out more on the Counselling Services website.