Discounted prices are available from VIA RAIL for all Western faculty and staff. VIA RAIL offers a 15% discount off of the best available public fare (subject to advance purchase requirements) and applies to most train fare classes and routes (excludes Escape Fares). This rate does not apply to multi-trip pass products and any promotional fare requiring a discount code such as: Canrailpass, BizPak, Corridorpass, 6-Pak, and GO/VIA Pak. This rate applies to both business and leisure train trips taken by Western faculty and staff and will be extended to up to three (3) additional passengers. Tickets must be purchased from VIA directly or through FCM Travel Solutions... Click HERE to learn more.
Additional Services offered to all Western employees:
Every day we encounter stresses in life - and occasionally they can have a detrimental effect on our personal lives and work performance. To help faculty and staff members in those difficult times, Western provides, at no charge, access to an Employee Assistance Plan (EAP)... Click HERE to learn more.
Full-time staff members and their immediate family (spouse and children), who do not have a family physician are eligible to use the Family Practice Clinic. To become a patient you need to apply... Click HERE to learn more.
At no charge, volunteer teams provide safe escorts on the main and affiliate college campuses, including some off campus locations. Our co-ed teams will wait with you at bus stops, ensure you reach your car safely in campus parking lots, and escort you to your residence or any other building on campus... Click HERE to learn more.
Use your Western ONECard (Staff ID Card) to borrow items from Western Libraries and the Affiliated University College Libraries (Brescia, Huron, King's) and St. Peter's Seminary. Learn more about borrowing HERE and start browsing the Library Calalogue today for FREE access to books, articles and more!
Dead battery and in need of a boost? Locked your keys in your car? No problem! Parking & Visitor Services provides FREE complimentary motorist assistance to all faculty, staff, students and visitors to Western University's main campus... Click HERE to learn more.