Aboriginal student services

The SCBScN program has 53 equity or designated seats out of a total 345 seats in Year I.

If you a current student or are considering applying to the SCBScN program, contact staff in our Aboriginal Nursing Student Achievement Program (ANSAP).

Our staff can provide academic services cultural and personal support for you during your nursing studies. Contact an ANSAP staff member if you require assistance with your application to the SCBScN program.

Two staff are located in Regina and one is located in Saskatoon:

  • Regina
    Saskatchewan Polytechnic Regina Campus
    Greg Riehl
    Aboriginal Nursing Student Advisor

    University of Regina
    Kristin Peigan
    Aboriginal Academic Advisor/Support Coordinator
  • Saskatoon
    Saskatchewan Polytechnic Saskatoon Campus, Idylwyld Dr.
    Sharon Ahenakew
    Aboriginal Nursing Student Advisor

Other Aboriginal Student Services

Both the University of Regina and Saskatchewan Polytechnic provide additional services and supports that will help you succeed with your studies or help you find employment opportunities:

University of Regina
Aboriginal Student Centre (ASC)
The ASC’s programming and services encourage students to maintain and foster all aspects of their well-being, as spiritual, physical, emotional and mental health all contribute to success in life as a university student and beyond.

Aboriginal Career Centre
The Centre provides programming that supports the academic and career related success of Aboriginal students.

Saskatchewan Polytechnic
Aboriginal Activity Centres
Every Saskatchewan Polytechnic campus has an Aboriginal activity centre. Although accessible to all students, centre staff provides support services primarily to students of Aboriginal ancestry.