Campus Briefs

Webinar Wednesdays

In weekly sessions, Student Services staff will continue to share valuable strategies and tips to help you succeed at UWinnipeg.    The next session “Polishing your Resume” is on Feb. 10, 12:30-1:00 pm, via Zoom.  Pre-registration is required.  Please see: Webinar Wednesdays

Grades

Grades for Fall Term classes are now posted on WebAdvisor. Due to the COVID-19 public health emergency, University of Winnipeg students may choose how their grades will affect their grade point average (GPA) calculation for the 2020 fall term.  For details, please see Final Grade Options.  The deadline to submit a request is Feb. 12

Reading Week

Winter term Reading Week is Feb. 14 – 20.  No classes all week.  The University will be closed on Louis Riel Day, Feb. 15. 

Fall/winter term courses

The final day to withdraw from a Fall/winter term (U2020FW) class is Feb. 23. No refund is applicable. Courses are dropped through WebAdvisor using the “Student Planning/Registration” link.

Bursaries

Graduate and Professional Studies Expenses Bursary is available for students in their final year of an undergraduate degree program in the 2020-21 academic year that are applying for Graduate or Professional Studies which begin in 2021-22. The application is open until funds have been exhausted.

Student Aid

The Canada Student Aid program is offering more loans and non-repayable forms of aid (grants) this year. If you have ever thought about applying, this would be the year to do so. You can still receive student aid for the September 2020 to April 2021 study period even as long as you apply before the end of February. Go to Student Aid        

myVisit app

Need to see a Student Central representative or an Academic or Career Advisor? You can now queue for Zoom drop-in sessions with Student Central, and/or Academic & Career Services using myVisit! Thirty-minute Zoom appointments with Academic and Career Advisors can be booked through the myVisit app or via www.myVisit.com.

Published in Volume 75, Number 17 of The Uniter (February 3, 2021)

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