En'owkin Centre Student Advisory Services

Would you like to know more information about the programs and courses offered at The En'owkin Centre?

The En'owkin Centre is a registered Private Post Secondary Institute and member of The Indigenous Adult and Higher Learning Association (IAHLA). As an Indigenous controlled adult and post-secondary educational institute we offer community-based programs with a spectrum of virtual courses and programs that include: college and university programs leading to certificates, diplomas, laddering towards degrees.

The student services office at the En'owkin provides long-term and short-term individual academic counseling as well as a 'drop-in' resource centre to help you resolve any problems you may encounter as the school year unfolds. Traditional Indigenous values and practices are encouraged whenever applicable.

For Admissions Contact: Academic Records Maintenance Coordinator: Deb Dunham: EMAIL: dbase@vip.net PH: 250-493-7181 Ext. 220

For Academic Advising Contact:Suzanne Johnson, MSc., Manager Academic Programs: EMAIL: academicmanager@vip.net PH: 250-493-7181 Ext. 202

For NIPAT Program :Tracey Kim Bonneau, Manager Arts Cuture & Adult Higher Learning: EMAIL: achlmanager@vip.net PH: 250-493-7181 Ext. 208

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Academic Planning

Our academic advisor will help you with the information on career and program planning, course requirements and transferability of En-owkin Centre courses as well as those of other educational institutions.


Career advising is available to help you choose a satisfying career goal using individual/ group interest aptitude inventories and assessments as well as personal skills training.


En'owkin will assist students with referrals to Native Drug & Alcohol services within the local community.


En'owkin offers a variety of tutorial services including; access to computer resources, instructors (and even fellow students) are willing to provide assistance, tutorials and demonstrations. Students may also contact student services for additional assistance.


At the start of the academic year, the student body may, if it chooses to, elect representatives who will work with student services staff to organize cultural, athletic, social and awareness events throughout the year.


En'owkin maintains a close friendship with the larger Indigenous community. Indigenous elders and leaders actively participate in events designed to increase our understanding of the history, traditions and values.


Information regarding student loans is available for those students not eligible for Band funding. Scholarships and bursary information is also made available to students. NAPAT students, who qualify, are eligible to apply for tuition and living allowance scholarships. Only a limited number of scholarships are available, so apply early.


Unfortunately, En'owkin Centre does not have any student residencies; however, assistance is provided to help students find suitable accommodations. Through the support of the local community En'owkin has been successful in locating suitable accommodation for all students.


COURSE CHANGE DEADLINES: Full Year: Sept 15th Fall Semester: Sept 15th Winter Semester: Jan 15th Spring Semester: May 15th Summer Semester: July 15th COURSE WITHDRAW Dates in accordance with accrediting institutions will apply and must be done through the Student Services Administrator where students must complete and submit the appropriate forms. Withdraw dates for each dept. may differ. REFUNDS All requests for refunds must be submitted in writing. Please note the refund policy is under financial arrangement.


  1. Information & Orientation Contact us for course descriptions, program options, fees, expenses and other program specific application requirements
  2. Application Submit a completed application form, $75 non-refundable application fee and other program specific application requirements
  3. Testing and Interview En'owkin will contact students to arrange academic testing or interviews as required.
  4. Acceptance/ Registration All successful applicants will receive a letter of acceptance stating registration dates. Financial arrangements are the responsibility of the student.


  1. Students are expected to attend the classes in which they are enrolled.
  2. Absences from class for two consecutive weeks will be considered a course with draw, unless faculty is informed otherwise.
  3. Students and staff have a right to pursue their duties in an atmosphere free from verbal, physical, gender or sexual harassment and will otherwise be subject to disciplinary action.
  4. Students are expected to submit new and original work for class assignments.
  5. Students will be reported to Manager Arts Culture & Adult Higher Learning for disciplinary action for causing wrongful injury, violating the D&A policy or who unlawfully enters campus building/ office.