Welcome to MACES

McGill School of Continuing Studies students, welcome to your official student association, the McGill Association of Continuing Education Students (MACES). We are here to support and engage with during your time here at McGill! The MACES building (aka the Red Door Building) is your dedicated space on campus to meet, study and relax before classes. We are located at 3437 Peel Street. Our building hours** are:

Monday – Friday 12:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

The current healthcare guidelines do apply if you want to use the building. See here for the latest information on COVID-19 guidelines on campus.

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Students Network

Meet diverse groups of students and professionals.

Academic Support

MACES advocates for your academic and student needs.

Guidance and extensive services

We offer a rewarding academic experience and consequently, a better community.

Our Services

Study Room

The study room is designed for group and individual work, fondly known as the Kiwi Room. It is a great space to study, wait until class starts or get to work on an assignment or group project.

Computer Lab

The state-of-the-art computer lab is equipped with Mac and Windows computers. It is a quiet area hence it is destined for those who wish to have a quiet place to study. A McGill UPrint copier and printer is also installed here for your convenience.

Conference Room Booking

The conference room is equipped with a widescreen TV so it is ideal for groups to practice their presentations. Use of the conference room is free of charge but by reservation only for max. 3 hours/day. To book a room, click here.


The lounge is a comfortable space for students to take a break, heat their lunches in the microwave, and watch cable TV. Coffee and tea is also available for only $1. See the lab attendant on the 2nd floor for the wide assortment of choices.

Creative Workshops

We organize Adobe Photoshop & Illustrator workshops that provide a great opportunity for students to boost their creativity. The 4 weeks long courses are offered in every academic year for a discounted price. 

Microsoft Office Courses

MACES offers Microsoft Word & Excel courses at a beginner to intermediate level on a regular basis. The 4 weeks long courses are offered for a discounted price for all MACES members. For more information regarding starting dates, please refer to the news section or contact us.


Event Sponsorship Program

Are you planning an event for your fellow students? It is now possible to get your event sponsored by MACES! Please follow this link to download the Sponsorship Application Form or email us for more information.

Textbook Library

MACES is creating an in-house library of all course textbooks. This will allow students to come and use the textbooks they need! If you would like to donate your used textbooks, please drop them off at the MACES building on the 2nd floor!

We Also Support

SCS Career Advising and Transition Services

The CATS programs were designed to help students succeed in their careers by providing them job search and career workshops, individual counseling, and a variety of networking events.

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SCS Scholarship & Bursaries Program

These programs ensure that hardworking and deserving adult learners have an opportunity to pursue their studies, improve their knowledge and skills, and transform their careers and their lives.

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SCS Computer Lab

This lab area is located on the 12th floor of 688 Sherbrook Street West and provides a blend of traditional computer labs, active learning rooms, and informal learning spaces. The purpose of these facilities is to be used for teaching and learning.

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McGill 24

This is McGill University’s annual giving day when students, friends, faculty, and the alumni community come together to fundraise.

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Where we are

3437 Peel Street, Montreal,
Quebec H3A 1W7 Canada
Study spaces & Computer Lab: Floors 1,2,4
Office: Floor 3

Computer Lab: 1 (514) 398-5474
Executive office: 1 (514) 398-4974
Email: maces@mail.mcgill.ca