Campus briefs

Work-Study Program

The Work-Study Program can help you meet your expenses during the academic year. The program offers valuable life and work experience with flexible hours that fit around your school schedule.

The deadline to apply to the program is Dec. 4, 2023.

If you are interested, please go to “Work-Study Program” on the awards website:

Webinar Wednesdays

The last Webinar Wednesday for the year is on Preparing for Winter Term (Dec. 6).

All webinars are held 12:30 to 1:00 p.m. via Zoom.

Pre-registration is required.

For more info, see

Career Chats on Instagram

Career Chats are live sessions on Instagram that feature advice from an employer or career-related expert.

The last session is on Preparing for the Career Fair (Thurs., Dec. 7).

Hosted by Career Services, these live sessions take place every other Thursday at 11:00 a.m. on UWinnipeg Instagram.

Fall Exams

The Fall (December) Exam schedule is available at

The exam period is from Dec. 7 – 20.

Ask an Advisor

This is your opportunity to find out more about different services at the University in live sessions on UWinnipeg Instagram. Join us for Accessibility Services on Dec. 14.

Hosted by Academic and Career Services, these live sessions take place every other Thursday at 11:00 a.m. on UWinnipeg Instagram.

Study Abroad – Summer Programs

The deadline is fast approaching to apply for exchange programs next summer in Demark and South Korea.

This is an ideal opportunity to study abroad, as funding is currently available through the Government of Canada’s Global Skills Opportunity Program that could cover 40% to 90% of the costs of your exchange.

The deadline to apply is Dec. 15, 2023. Find out more at

Holiday Break/Start of Winter Term

The University is closed for the holidays from Dec. 23 to Jan. 4. Most services on campus resume on Jan. 5. Lectures for Winter Term begin on Jan. 8.

The Wellness Hub

Check out the Wellness Hub, a digital platform on the UWinnipeg website, with links to:

• crisis and counselling services

• informational websites about mental health

• tools to track how you are feeling and learn coping skills

• connections to specialized resources

You choose which links to access each time you enter the Wellness Hub. Visit the hub any time:

Published in Volume 78, Number 12 of The Uniter (November 30, 2023)

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