Faculty of Human and Social Sciences

The Faculty of Human and Social Sciences is composed of the Department of Criminology (BA); the Department of Community Health: Community Health (BA), Health Administration (BA), Community Health (BASC); and programs in Foundations, Game Design and Development (BFAA), Leadership (BA), Policing (BA), Public Safety (BA) and Psychology (BA). In addition, students may choose to complete one or more of a large number of available options and minors offered through the faculties.

Campus Location: Carnegie Building, 73 George Street, Brantford, Ontario N3T 2Y3

Brantford Office Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Telephone: (519) 756-8228
Fax: (519) 759-2127
Email: FHSSadmin@wlu.ca

Dean: Bruce McKay, PhD, ext 5746, bmckay@wlu.ca
Associate Dean: Andrew Welsh, PhD, ext 5847, awelsh@wlu.ca
Dean of Students: Adam Lawrence, MA, ext 5644, alawrence@wlu.ca
Assistant Vice-President: Campus Administration and Special Constable Service: Antonio Araujo, CMA, ext. 5701, aaraujo@wlu.ca
Brantford Librarians: Irene Tencinger, BA, MISt, ext. 5497, itencinger@wlu.ca; Pauline Dewan, MLIS, PhD, ext. 5529, pdewan@wlu.ca

Prospective Students
: ext 5777, chooselaurierbrantford@wlu.ca
Accessible Learning
: ext. 5871, lbaccessiblelearning@wlu.ca
Wellness Centre
: ext. 5803, lbwellnesscentre@wlu.ca
Academic Advising
: ext. 5849, lbacademicadvising@wlu.ca
Enrolment Services
: ext. 5885, servicelaurier@wlu.ca
Residence Manager
: Jennifer Greene, MA, ext. 5856, jgreene@wlu.ca

NOTE: Our official means of communication is with your Laurier email accountStudents are expected to regularly check their Laurier email account for important notices from the university community. Students are required to send emails to official members of the university community from their Laurier email account in order to verify authenticity and ensure delivery. Emails sent from non-Laurier accounts, such as hotmail, may be identified as spam and not delivered. Furthermore, it is impossible to determine whether the emails received from these non-Laurier accounts are coming from the person they claim to be from. Your co-operation is appreciated.

  • BA (Honours) - Honours Bachelor of Arts
  • BFAA (Honours) - Honours Bachelor of Fine and Applied Arts
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • BASc (Honours) - Honours Bachelor of Arts and Science
  • BA - General BA without Designation
  • CombBA (Honours) - Honours Combination or Joint (BA)
  • Dipl - Diploma
  • Op - Option
  • Certif - Certificate
  • Mi - Minor
  • Spec - Specialization
Full-Time Faculty  
General BA Without Designation BA
Business Technology Management Program (LSBE) Op
Community Health BA (Honours) | BASc (Honours) | CombBA (Honours) | Mi | Spec
Criminology BA (Honours) | CombBA (Honours) | BA | Dipl | Certif | Mi
Foundations Courses  
Game Design and Development Program BFAA (Honours) | Spec
Interdisciplinary Courses Certif
Leadership Program BA (Honours) | CombBA (Honours) | Op | Mi
Non-Profit Career Foundations Certif
Psychology Programs at Brantford BA (Honours) | CombBA (Honours) | Mi
Public Safety Programs BA (Honours) | CombBA (Honours) | Mi