Update Archive

This is a list of archived updates that have been communicated university-wide through theNews Centre. If you are looking for updates to a specific area, please see the left-hand side bar.

November 8, 2021 - Vaccination and masks required for Winter Term.The foundation of our safe and successful return to campus has been ourvaccinationandmaskmandates, announced before the start of Fall Term. These mandates will remain in effect for the 2022 Winter Term.Read more.

October 8, 2021 - Last chance to get green sticker for Fall Term campus access.The deadline for using an orange temporary access sticker is almost here. That means time is running out to show proof of full vaccination to ensure you have campus access going forward.Read more.

August 31, 2021 - UWinnipeg further strenthens its vaccination mandate.Full vaccination from COVID-19 is required to be on campus for learning, studying, teaching, research, or work.Read more

August 27, 2021 - How to access campus.Effective September 7, the vaccination mandate applies to all UWinnipeg students, faculty members, and staff who attend campus for learning, studying, teaching, research, or work.Read more

August 19, 2021 - Vaccination required.为了进一步保障学生的健康ents, faculty members, and staff, The University of Winnipeg will require proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 to attend campus this fall.Read more

August 18, 2021 - Mask mandate.To reduce the risk of infection from and spread of COVID-19 and other respiratory viruses, we are requiring that everyone wears a facemask when indoors in university spaces. This mask mandate applies to all students, staff, faculty, contractors, and visitors. Exemptions will be made for individuals who require a medical accommodation.Read more

June 14, 2021 - Registration Update.The University of Winnipeg will resume in-person instruction for the 2021-22 academic year. The 2021 Fall Term timetable will be posted to our website on Tuesday, June 15 and course registration will open on Monday, July 5. UWinnipeg students will receive an email with their registration appointments later this week.Read more

May 13, 2021 - Update on Fall Term Planning.Our fall planning is well underway, and we are looking forward to the 2021-22 academic year.While we are optimistic about in-person classes and greater personal interaction, our decisions will be aligned with public health guidance.Read more

March 19, 2021 - 2021 Fall Term Update.Based on the current timeline of the COVID-19 vaccine rollout in Manitoba, we are optimistically preparing for the return of in-person programming on UWinnipeg’s campus for the 2021 Fall Term.Read more

December 23, 2020 - Final Grade Options.由于COVID-19公共卫生出现ncy, University of Winnipeg students may choose how their grades will affect their grade point average (GPA) calculation for the Fall 2020 term. See the Final Grade Option FAQ for more information.

November 10, 2020 -Increased restrictions in the Winnipeg Metro Region. Additional restrictions do not affect the classes, labs, and research activities that are already authorized to take place on campus – as these adhere to safety protocols under the existing public health order.Read more

October 31, 2020 - UWinnipeg adjusts to response Level Red restrictions.Students should not remain on campus unless they are attending classes or labs, or require the use of a computer workstation. Those without approval to be on campus are asked to stay home.Read more

October 13, 2020 - Winter 2021 Term Update.Due to the ongoing public health situation — and to safeguard the wellbeing of the UWinnipeg community — the Winter 2021 term will be delivered similar to Fall 2020; mostly remote deliver with a small number of classes on campus.Read more

September 25, 2020 - UWinnipeg classes not affected by new restrictions.Classes, labs, and research activities already authorized to take place on campus adhere to safety protocols under the existing public health order. However, non-academic activities must adhere to the enhanced (orange-level) restrictions.Read more

September 3, 2020 - UWinnipeg update on the start of Fall term.Thank you in advance for your cooperation, patience, and understanding as we work to ensure a safe and successful return to campus.Read more

August 10, 2020 - New resource hub supports teaching, learning, and research.The virtual hub provides advice on how to manage stress, engage and support students, and prepare course content for remote learning.Read more

May 11, 2020 - Exam schedule now live.The University of Winnipeg’sspring/summer 2020 exam scheduleis now live, and this year it’s easier than ever for students to navigate.Read more

May 4, 2020 - Spring term underway with nearly 300 classes online.For students who need help with their spring term registration, support is available through Student Central.Read more

April 13, 2020 - Video Update from Dr. Annette Trimbee.Greetings from University of Winnipeg President and Vice-Chancellor.View now

Alternative final grade options permitted for 2019-2020 courses.Students may exclude final grades in their GPA calculation for any course work completed in the Fall/Winter 2019-2020 and Winter 2020 terms (except for condensed Education courses that ended March 13).Read more

April 6, 2020 - Update for UWinnipeg students.The Voluntary Withdrawal (VW) deadline for winter term (January 2020 - April 2020) and fall/winter term (September 2019 - April 2020) has now been extended to April 21.Read more

March 30, 2020 - Update for UWinnipeg students.The voluntary withdrawal deadline for both winter 2020 term (January to April 2020) and fall/winter 2019-20 term (September 2019 to April 2020) has been extended to April 6.Read more

March 23, 2020 - All campus buildings will close until further notice.Access will be limited to those who are delivering essential services, such as security, physical plant, food services and residence staff.Read more

March 19, 2020 - The voluntary withdrawal date has been changed.Students now have until March 31, 2020 to voluntarily withrdaw from Winter term courses.Read more

March 17, 2020 - Campus hours have changed in light of reduced activity.Beginning Wednesday, March 18 — the campus will open from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday, and is closed on weekends. This schedule will continue until further notice.Read more

March 16, 2020 - No in-person classes or exams this termExams may be conducted online, via Nexus, or other means. Students will learn by March 20 how final grades will be determined.Read more

March 13, 2020 - Campus update on COVID-19 responseAll in-person classes and labs will be suspended for the remainder of the winter term. Essential services will remain open, some facilities will close.Read more

March 12, 2020 - Campus update on COVID-19 responseThe University of Winnipeg has chosen to postpone three upcoming events: the Awards Night of Excellence (Thursday, March 19), Graduation Pow Wow (Saturday, March 21), and Spring Feast (Friday, March 27).Read more

March 10, 2020 - UWinnipeg response to COVID-19The risk of acquiring COVID-19 in Manitoba remains very low, and there are currently no laboratory-confirmed cases identified in the province.Read more

March 2, 2020 -Follow government guidelines for prevention of novel coronavirusWhile the risk of acquiring COVID-19 in Manitoba remains low, and there are currently no laboratory-confirmed cases identified in the province, we are closely monitoring the situation, and will continue to provide updates on The University of Winnipeg website as information becomes available.Read more