Campus briefs

Webinar Wednesdays: Tips for Success!

In half-hour sessions via Zoom, Student Services staff share some valuable strategies and tips to help you succeed at UWinnipeg. They will cover a wide variety of topics, including:

  • Everything you ever wanted to know about Letters of Permission and Major Declarations.
  • To Drop or Not to Drop? That is the Question.
  • Applying Your Learning: Gaining Skills & Experience for Career Success.

For more information and to register online, please go to: uwinnipeg.ca/student-services/webinar-wednesdays.html

Fall Reading Week

The University of Winnipeg’s annual Fall Term Reading Week will take place from Oct. 10- 16. No classes, except for Education students taking 4000-level certification courses who are required to attend class and practicum during this period. Please consult your course outline for more information. The University will be closed for Thanksgiving Day on Oct. 11.

Apply for February Graduation

Finishing your last courses in December? Interested in graduating in February? The final date to apply to graduate in February (in absentia) is Nov. 1. To apply for graduation, go to the “Student Planning/Registration” link on WebAdvisor. Click on the “Graduation” tab and complete the form.

In-Person Service Resumes for Some Departments in Student Services

Some departments in Student Services are now open for in-person meetings. All offices are continuing to offer some remote meeting options. Please see this webpage for details about each department: uwinnipeg.ca/student-services

Use the myVisit App

Need some help from someone in Student Central and/or Academic & Career Services? Download the myVisit app today. The myVisit app enables students to add themselves to a virtual line for drop-in Zoom sessions at Student Central. The app can also be used to book appointments for a Zoom or in-person meeting with a student central staff member or an academic or career advisor. Appointments with advisors can also be booked through the website: myvisit.com.

Need a Spot to Store your Stuff? Rent a Locker!

Locker rentals have resumed on campus, with options now available in Manitoba, Centennial and Riddell Halls, as well as in Richardson College and the Asper Centre. Find more information on location and cost, along with an online form, here: uwinnipeg. ca/accepted-students/getting-ready/ locker-rental.html

Dropping Courses

The last day to drop a U2021F class is Nov. 16. No refund is applicable.

Phone: 204.779.8946

Email: studentcentral@uwinnipeg.ca

Published in Volume 76, Number 05 of The Uniter (October 7, 2021)

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