The University of Guelph community is mourning the death of Patrick Mackey, a second-year nutritional and nutraceutical sciences student, who died May 12.

A funeral was held May 16. To mark the contributions Patrick made to our community, campus flags will be lowered to half-mast July 6.

Condolences to Patrick’s family can be shared through the funeral home website.

Support services and initiatives are available for all students, faculty and staff, including:

  • Student Counselling Services, Ext. 53244
  • Multi-Faith Resource Team, Ext. 52392
  • Employee assistance program for faculty and staff, 1-800-265-8310

This message is shared with the community following University protocol.