COVID-19 Resources

UBC Dentistry understands that these are challenging times for our students; we hope that the following resources will aid you in navigating these stressful circumstances. Please feel free to contact the Faculty of Dentistry Student Services or visit the UBC Student Services page for additional resources and support.

Updates:

COVID-19 July 17 2020 Update

UBC’s COVID-19 Response

BC Centre for Disease Control COVID-19 Info

UBC Student Housing COVID-19 Response Updates

AMS COVID-19 Student Support


Financial Resources

AMS COVID-19 Financial Information: The AMS has compiled a list of commonly asked questions, as well as resources for students.

Awards, Loans and Tuition and COVID-19 FAQ: Here you can find important information and frequently asked questions regarding the impact of COVID-19 on awards, loans, and tuition.

For emergency funding for DMD and Grad students, please contact the Enrolment Service Advisors at es.medsupport@ubc.ca.
For Dental Hygiene Students, please look for your advisor on SISC or call 604 822 9836.


Mental Health Resources

In crisis? Please call 1-833-456-4566 toll-free.

BC Virtual Mental Health Support: The Province of British Columbia has compiled a list of resources for virtual mental health support. Anyone experiencing anxiety, depression, or other mental health challenges during the COVID-19 pandemic can seek help.

Canadian Mental Health Association COVID-19 Resources: CMHA has gathered resources and suggestions to help support your mental health during this time of uncertainty. The page will be updated regularly, so check back for new resources.

UBC Counselling Services Group Programs: UBC Counselling Services has several online group programs available during the COVID-19 pandemic. Students do not need a referral to join any of the online programs.

UBC Dentistry Student Wellbeing: Our student wellbeing page contains a comprehensive list of additional mental health resources.

Wellness Centre Online: This is a Canvas space for engaging in topics relevant to your wellbeing, wherever you are. All UBC students can self-enroll here.


Staying Active

Staying active is vital for our physical and mental health. UBC Recreation is offering resources for staying active from the comfort of your own space.

Here are some additional resources: