First-year student at Laurier passes away

Wilfrid Laurier University has confirmed the death of a first-year student as of earlier this morning.

The student passed away and was found near a residence building at 260 Regina St.

According to the Laurier press release, police are still investigating the incident. The name of the student has not been released as of yet.

“The loss of a student has a deep impact on the entire Laurier community. The university is making counseling and support services available to all students, faculty and staff,” Laurier’s release read.

Those impacted are encouraged to reach out to services on campus, such as the Student Wellness Centre, the Delton Glebe Counselling Centre and more.

More information to come.

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