Students of the College of Emmanuel & St. Chad are eligible to receive a University of Saskatchewan student card with the ‘affiliated college’ designation. A letter from the Registrar office confirming the registered full-time status of the student is required as well as photo identification.
The Affiliation Services Card also provides students with access to the University of Saskatchewan libraries, purchases meal plans and recreational facilities.
Emmanuel & St. Chad students are not automatically covered by the University of Saskatchewan Additional Health and Dental Insurance Coverage but can enroll themselves upon payment of the Graduate Students Association (GSA) of the University of Saskatchewan membership fee. This health coverage includes University of Saskatchewan on-campus Mental Health Services. Emmanuel & St. Chad students are understood to be graduate students registered at one of the affiliated colleges in the Saskatoon Theological Union as mentioned at the bottom of the GSA document. Please
find the GSA document at http;//www.gsa.usask.ca under the ‘Health and Dental’ tab.
With a Saskatchewan Health Card or proof of their private health insurance, College of Emmanuel & St. Chad students do have access to the University of Saskatchewan on-campus Health Services located at Room 410 on the 4th floor of Place Riel Student Centre, 1 Campus Drive.
For a listing of off-campus health and dental services please see the ‘Complete Studentcare Network Listing’ located on the www.ihaveaplan.ca website. Enter the ‘University of Saskatchewan Graduate Student Association’ in the search box and click on the ‘Discover the Network Advantages’ heading in the top right hand corner of their home page.
Mental Health Care
Student Counselling Services are also available at Room 310 on the 3rd floor of Place Riel Student Centre, 1 Campus Drive from 8:30-4:30 Monday to Friday. Please call 306- 966-4920 to make appointments.
Through the Graduate Students Association, Emmanuel & St. Chad students, international and domestic, are eligible for Mental Health Care. Each student may receive coverage to visit any registered Psychologist, on-campus or off-campus. The cost of each visit is covered to $20 up to a total of $400 for each academic year. This coverage is from SunLife through ihaveaplan. Please call ihaveaplan at 1-877-795-4428 for more information.
Saskatoon City Transit
Emmanuel & St. Chad students can enroll themselves upon payment of the GSA membership fee for the University of Saskatchewan U-Pass, for access to unlimited rides during the academic term using Saskatoon City Transit. To activate the U-Pass, students take their student cards and GSA membership receipt to the GSA Commons office in the
Emmanuel & St. Chad building, 1337 College Drive at Wiggins Avenue and pay for the U-Pass. Then the students take this to this receipt to the Information Desk in Place Riel to receive the U-Pass. The GSA office can be contacted at 306-966-8471.