More Than Academics

By Grenfell Campus, Memorial University Modified on April 18, 2016

Grenfell Campus offers ways to get involved in the community!


At Grenfell Campus, Memorial University of Newfoundland’s Corner Brook campus, you’ll find yourself involved in more than study groups.

Workplace learning
Maybe you’re interested in learning from a professional in your field of study. The Access program will give you valuable work experience and encourage you to explore career options. The program will allow you to:

  • explore occupational fields of interest
  • gain first-hand knowledge and experience in a profession
  • create realistic career goals and effective career path
Connecting with international students
If you’re more interested in building relationships on campus, the Grenfell Mentors program helps new international students adapt to life in Canada and teaches Canadians about cultures different than their own. Mentors play the role of a support person on campus and helps international students become part of the campus and greater community.

Earning while learning
There are also employment programs; you can gain not only income but valuable work experience that will boost your resume.

Located on Newfoundland's west coast, Grenfell Campus is a small interdisciplinary campus that offers undergraduate programming in arts, business, education, fine arts, nursing, resource management and science, and a masters programs in arts and science. With just 1,300 students, Grenfell prides itself its personal, close-knit community. Located in beautiful Corner Brook, NL, Grenfell is an outdoor enthusiast’s paradise with caving, kayaking, downhill skiing and zip-lining just minutes away. All this, low tuition and great scholarship opportunities, Grenfell really is in a league of its own.