* About: myPath (career development planning) 

Service overview | Who can use it | How to request & access | Cost | Availability | FAQs | Best practices & policies | Training & documentation | Support

Service overview

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myPath is a comprehensive service that provides tools (workbook, planner, web app) and programming (activities, discussion groups, advisors) to help students identify and manage their goals and to create an individual development plan.

It is an initiative of McGIll’s Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies faculty, primarily aimed at PhD students.

For a more complete description and information visit the myPath website on the Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies website.

Who can use it

Although primarily aimed at students, staff and alumni can also take advantage of the tools to set and manage their career objectives.

GPS back office administrators can use the service to advise students.

How to request & access the service

Anyone with an active McGill username & password can access the myPath website.


Students and non-students:Click the “Students” link to sign in.
GPS administrators:Click the “Admin” link to sign in.
Admin staff:Request administrative access by emailing mypath@mcgill.ca


There is no cost associated with this service.


This service is available 24 X 7, except during scheduled and unscheduled maintenance. Check the System Status page for announcements regarding service interruptions.

Frequently asked questions


Best practices & policies

Students may also want to consider the myFuture service, which gives you access to employers in your field.

Training & documentation

Find information and resources at https://mcgill.ca/mypath/  on the Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies website.


Contact the IT Service Desk

If the myPath website is not accessible contact the IT Service Desk

For all other issues please contact Graduate and Post-doctoral Studies at mypath@mcgill.ca, Tel 514-398-3005.