BCIT values its students and their well-being. Early Assist is a confidential service that provides BCIT faculty, staff and students an opportunity to identify students who may be struggling personally or academically, and offer them appropriate support and services at an early stage.
Submitting an Early Assist referral is the best and most efficient way to get a student connected with assistance. Early Assist staff are also available by email and phone to answer questions about Early Assist, including whether/when to submit a referral.
If you recognize that a BCIT student may be having difficulties and could benefit from an Early Assist:
Note: Early Assist is not for emergencies. In an emergency, call Security or 911.