Supervisory Relationship Policy

A graduate student’s relationship with their supervisor is vital ┬áto a positive experience in graduate school. Ideally, this relationship is the foundation that moves you closer to your goals. A great supervisor oversees your academic work, is passionate about your subject area and invest in your success. However, new relationships can sometimes be bumpy and there are tools available to help you on your path.

The Faculty of Graduate Studies has recently revised the Graduate supervision policy and it is intended to help you prepare for a fruitful relationship with your supervisor

Make sure you read the Supervisory Relationship Document and other materials provided on the Faculty of Graduate Studies website. This can be found here:

https://www.uvic.ca/graduatestudies/research/home/yoursupervisor/relationship/