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Updates for the U of A community for the week ending April 3

April 3, 4:00 p.m. - New information on working remotely - including privacy & security tips, borrowing equipment, and purchasing supplies for...

Pick-up and Purchasing: Supplies Update

April 3, 4:00 p.m. - Updates for employees picking up or purchasing supplies for working remotely.

Borrowing Equipment for Working Remotely

April 3, 4:00 p.m. - Working from home may not be easy for everyone, but in having the right tools around you can make things much easier.

Spring Convocation: The U of A will celebrate the Class of 2020 virtually

April 2, 2020 - In light of the uncertainty around COVID-19 and our inability to gather together on campus, we have made the difficult decision to...

Updates for employees, students, researchers

March 27, 5:00 p.m. - Here are today's updates for the U of A community including new measures from the Government of Alberta, message from...

Consider This: What Would a Move to Essential Services Mean for the U of A?

March 26, 4:00 p.m. - Over the past couple of weeks, we have watched provinces and countries around the world take various measures to stem the...

March 25 - Updates for employees, students, and researchers

March 25, 5:30 p.m. - Today's updates for the U of A community including enforcement of Public Health Orders, University Health Centre hours,...

Building closures and restricted access

March 24, 6:00 p.m. - Further to the access restrictions now in place on our campuses, we anticipate the need to continue to close buildings, or...

Changes to access on all campuses starting today

March 23, 10:45 a.m. - This morning the university implemented more stringent access control to our physical spaces. With a few exceptions, this...

March 20, 6:00 p.m - Updates for the U of A Community

March 20, 6:00 p.m - Updates available for employees, students, researchers

COVID-19 UPDATE: Student loans; academic accommodations; all campuses and residences remain open

March 18, 5:30 p.m. - Today both the Government of Canada and Government of Alberta announced new measures. Updates available regarding student...

COVID-19 response guide for researchers and research groups

March 18, 7:00 p.m. - The university is currently open and providing all services, despite classes moving online; however, this could change with...

Important update from Sunlife regarding Out of Country coverage and COVID-19

IMPORTANT - What you need to know about Out of Country coverage and COVID-19 from Sunlife.

Updated March 17, 4:15 p.m. - State of emergency; new building hours; social distancing; safety and security

March 17, 4:15 p.m. - At 1:30 p.m. today, Alberta Premier Jason Kenney announced that he would be enacting a state of public health emergency to...

March 16, 4:00 p.m. - COVID-19 U of A Update

All classes will resume on Tuesday, March 17 through remote delivery. Thank you for all of your efforts over the last several days to respond to...

Questions and answers from the U of A community - March 15, 5:00 p.m.

Updated March 15, 5:00 p.m. - Since announcing that the U of A is moving to remote delivery of all in-person classes and exams, there have been a...

Update - March 15, 9:00 p.m.: Government of Alberta announces new measures

Updated: 9:00 p.m. - Today, the Government of Alberta announced new measures for post-secondary institutions in the fight against the spread of...

COVID-19 Update: Further travel restrictions, event cancellations, remote class resources, March 12, 10:30 p.m.

Following the most recent directions from the World Health Organization and the Chief Medical Officer of Health, the University of Alberta will be...

Update 4: University of Alberta COVID-19 Travel Directive, March 7, 2:30 p.m.

Summary: The U of A has issued updated travel directives for all university employees and students. The overarching aim of this directive is to...