UAlberta Updates

Updates tagged UAlberta are for the entire University of Alberta community.

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Updates for the U of A community, week ending October 22

October 22 COVID-19 update: Be CampusReady for Nov. 1 | Return to on-campus work | Continuity planning

Updates for the U of A community, week ending October 15

Submit your proof | Get CampusReady | COVID-19 safety conversations

COVID-19 Notice: Health Sciences students fully recovered and isolation complete

All cases associated with August 27 off-campus orientation event outbreak are now fully recovered or have completed isolation.

Updates for the U of A community, week ending October 8

Get CampusReady | COVID-19 safety conversations | COVID-19 case updates

Ready to upload your proof of vaccination or exemption

Today, the University of Alberta is implementing a new system called CampusReady for students, employees and visitors.

Release of Vaccination Directive, Effective September 28, 2021

President Bill Flanagan announces the release of the U of A COVID-19 Vaccination Directive.

Updates for the U of A community, week ending September 24

World Health Organization approved vaccines recognized by Alberta | Updates to U of A rapid testing requirements & program | Sharing proof of vaccination - coming October 1 through MyUAlberta | Isolation for household contacts

World Health Organization approved vaccines recognized by Alberta

U of A also adds CoronaVac/Sinovac and Sinopharm/BBIBP to its list of recognized vaccines.

Updates for the U of A community, week ending September 17

In-person classes resume Monday | Get vaccinated | Proof of Vaccination Program and changes to Rapid Testing Program | New event requirements | Stay home when you feel unwell | Masking on campus

Sept 16 Update: Online classes on Friday, in-person again on Monday

An update on new Government of Alberta public health measures

New Government of Alberta public health measures announced

September 15: New Government of Alberta public health measures announced

Updates for the U of A community, week ending September 10

September 10 COVID-19 update: COVID-19 in our campus community | What to do if you’re feeling unwell | Masking on campus | Working remotely + more

COVID-19 Notice: COVID-19 in Our Campus Community

Reminders about the U of A’s Rapid Response Plan and information about a recent off-campus community outbreak that has impacted our university community.

Updates for the U of A community, week ending September 3

September 3 COVID-19 update: Declare your vaccination status | Here@UAlberta | Rapid testing appointments | Guidelines for visitors + more

Rapid testing appointments are now available for booking

See the latest updates about Rapid Testing

Updates for the U of A community, week ending August 27

August 21 COVID-19 update: Declaring vaccination status and rapid testing | Drop-in vaccination clinics | Get Your Shot vaccine incentive contest + more

Declaring Vaccination Status and Rapid Testing

The University of Alberta has established a vaccination self-declaration process and a rapid testing program to support safety across our campuses this fall

Updates for the U of A community, week ending August 20

August 21 COVID-19 update: New measures for fall | Start of Term Health & Safety Guides | Vaccination survey results + more

Results of U of A Vaccination Survey

95% of respondents are fully vaccinated or plan to be fully vaccinated by August 30.

Updates for the U of A community, week ending August 13

August 13 COVID-19 update: U of A to announce further measures next week | Tracing, sick protocols, and rapid response | Student Services Reopening | And more

Updates for the U of A community, week ending August 6

August 6 COVID-19 update: President’s Message | Returning to Campus Training | Community Survey and more

Updates for the U of A community, week ending July 30

July 30 COVID-19 update: Vaccinations Are Available | Personal Supports | Travel Update | Campus Safety

Updates for the U of A community, week ending July 23

July 23 COVID-19 update: Mask reminder and update | Campus events | And more

Updates for the U of A community, week ending July 16

July 16 Updates: Libraries reopening August 16 | personal health measures | parking on campus

Updates for the U of A community, week ending July 9

July 9 Updates: Masks | Research During Stage 3 | Updates for Travellers | And More

Updates for the U of A community, week ending June 25

City Mask Changes (July 1) | The Vision for Fall 2021 | Travel Updates | And More

Updates for the U of A community, week ending June 18

Staying the Course this Summer | Vaccination Update for International Travellers to Canada | Ventilation on Campus | And More

Updates for the U of A community, week ending June 11

Updates based on Alberta’s Stage 2 | Take Your Shot - Get Vaccinated | Employee Survey

COVID-19 Update: What to Expect at the U of A During Alberta’s Stage 2

On June 10, Alberta will be entering the second stage of the Government of Alberta’s re-opening process.

Updates for the U of A community, week ending June 4

June 4 Updates: The U of A is staying mostly remote through Alberta’s Stage 1 | First and Second Doses - Get ‘em when you can

Updates for the U of A community, week ending May 28

The U of A is staying mostly remote through Alberta’s Stage 1 Summer Plan | Summer Term will carry forward as scheduled | Let’s get vaccinated: Sign-up for your shot | Preparing for Fall

COVID-19 Update: Alberta’s Reopening Plan

The Government of Alberta has announced their 3 stage plan for Alberta’s re-opening process.

Updates for the U of A community, week ending May 21

May 21 COVID-19 update: Hold On This Long Weekend | Vaccinations Continue | Reminder - We’re Mostly Online

Updates for the U of A community, week ending May 14

May 14 COVID-19 update: Vaccination Update | Provincial Mask Update | On-Campus Computer Labs | Summer Camp Impacts

Updates for the U of A community, week ending May 7

Reminder: Minimal on-campus activity until further notice; changes to Library curbside pickup; vaccination update; employee resources for managing family responsibilities during the pandemic.

COVID-19 Update - U of A Plan for May 6 to May 26

Update regarding how and where we carry out our work, teaching, learning, and research from May 6 until further notice.

Update for Researchers: Assess on-campus and in-person research

More information for researchers regarding the Government of Alberta's new public health measures announced May 4.

Most on-campus activities paused for 24 hrs, effective midnight, May 4

The Public Health Response Team and university managers are evaluating the full impacts that the new Government of Alberta restrictions will have on our current campus activities.

New Government of Alberta public health measures to be announced

Government of Alberta to announce new public health measures tonight at 6 p.m. U of A updates will follow on May 5.

Updates for the U of A community, week ending April 30

Fall 2021 course schedule now available; expanded restrictions in Edmonton; employee resources for managing family responsibilities during the pandemic; Alberta finishing Phase 2 of vaccine rollout

New Government of Alberta public health measures start on Friday, April 30

Government of Alberta adds targeted regional public health measures starting on April 30

Updates for the U of A community, week ending April 23

Fall 2021 courses on Bear Tracks April 26; spring/summer campus safety course and Start of Term Guides; time off for your COVID-19 vaccine appointment; updates to Alberta’s vaccine rollout; err on the side of caution with your gatherings; and flights suspensions affecting India and Pakistan.

Updates for the U of A community, week ending April 16

Be careful this weekend; Alberta vaccine rollout Phase 2C started April 12, includes students in clinical practicums; AstraZeneca vaccines available at UHC Pharmacy; Cameron Library Seat Booking closed, Curbside Pickup available

Updates for the U of A community for the week ending April 9

AstraZeneca vaccines available at UHC Pharmacy; vaccines & U of A: what you need to know; Alberta reintroduces Step 1 restrictions; International Quarantine Support Grant; personal health safety routine check-in

Government of Alberta reintroduces public health measures starting on April 7

New Government of Alberta public health measures start on Wednesday, April 7

Updates for the U of A community, week ending March 26

Return to campus committee; Cameron Library individual study opens; vaccines not currently available on campus; safety measures still in effect

Updates for the U of A community, week ending March 19

Minister of Advanced Education encourages a return to campus this fall; practicum students in clinical areas eligible for vaccines in Phase 2C; U of A field research continues within public health restrictions; and, the province’s Critical Worker Benefit.

Updates for the U of A community, week ending March 12

COVID-19 response one year later; Alberta COVID-19 restriction changes this week

Temporary update: Email difficulties

The Public Health Response Team is currently experiencing technical difficulties with its main email account

Updates for the U of A community, week ending March 5

Alberta’s COVID-19 vaccine rollout; Cameron Library individual study; low intensity fitness on campus; University Health Centre open for virtual and in-person