Information for Students

Updates for Students

  • Updates for the U of A community, week ending January 15

    January 15, 2021

    Enhanced safety measures still in place; check-in when on campus; tracking COVID-19 on campus; required safety eCourse; masks are mandatory

  • Updates for the U of A community, week ending January 8

    January 08, 2021

    Continuation of temporary safety measures, post graduation work permit extensions, travel reminders and updates, the start of Winter 2021 classes, are all included in the first COVID-19 digest of 2021.

  • Updates for the U of A community, week ending December 18

    December 18, 2020

    Required campus safety course for Winter 2021; start of term guides; what’s open during holiday season; Butterdome is a care centre contingency plan; and this is the last COVID-19 info digest of 2020.

  • Butterdome a part of Alternate Care Centre contingency plan

    December 16, 2020

    Today, Alberta Health Services announced the University Pavilion (Butterdome) could be used as an Alternate Care Centre if needed.

  • Updates for the U of A community, week ending December 11

    December 11, 2020

    This week’s edition includes information on: U of A impacts from province-wide measures; temporary on-campus research ramp down; studying is a ‘social gathering’; Library Curbside Pickup winter closures; HR support

  • Temporary on-campus research ramp down, Dec 14, 2020 - Jan 11, 2021

    December 10, 2020

    Based on the current public health crisis and new provincial restrictions, the university's Public Health Response Team has made the difficult decision to temporarily ramp down on-campus research from Dec. 14, 2020 - Jan. 11, 2021, with the possibility of extension.

  • COVID-19 U of A Community Update

    December 09, 2020

    Only critical services and activities on campus; temporary on-campus research ramp down; Cameron Library advance bookings; on-campus recreation closed; Residences are open; campus dining and retail; U of A Botanic Garden open, and Luminaria continues.

  • New Provincial COVID-19 Measures & Impact on the U of A Community

    December 08, 2020

    Today, the Government of Alberta announced new, stronger province-wide public health restrictions. These measures will impact all of those in Alberta, including the U of A community. The new measures are expected to be in place until at least Jan. 4, 2021. Additional U of A details will be available tomorrow (Dec. 9).

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