Meningococcal Meningitis information for Dalhousie University students

Public Advisory

Are you a Dalhousie student, returning to Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph for winter break and have questions about meningitis (meningococcal disease)?

Get information by calling public health at

  • December 22 – 23:1-800-265-7293 ext. 7006
  • December 24 – January 2: 1-877-884-8653

At this time, there is no indication of risk to the general public. However, anyone who has been exposed to meningococcal disease and is experiencing symptoms should seek immediate medical attention at your local emergency room or by calling 911.