Richard Pound, Seventeenth Chancellor, 1999-
Robert Rabinovitch, Chairman, Board of Governors, 1999-
McGill registered 19,963 full- and part-time degree and diploma candidates, including 6,118
graduate students, interns and residents; also 8,748 students registered in Continuing Education.
22% of all students registered gave French as mother tongue.
McGill awarded 6,193 degrees, diplomas, and certificates, including 321 PhDs.
William and Mary Brown Student Services Building opened, consolidating all student services
in one location, including the Student Medical and Mental Health Centre.
Responding to a provincial government enquiry with the document "Tradition and Innovation:
An International University in a City of Knowledge," McGill University called for a major
increase in government support for all Quebec universities, and proposed an ambitious
interdisciplinary program for the new millennium.