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Come learn about Manitoba Student Aid

All Students & Parents Welcome The Awards & Financial Aid Office will be offering information sessions on the Government of Manitoba Student Aid Application Process. Sessions will be open to all students and parents who plan to finance their education through assistance from Manitoba Student Aid. Join us in Room 2C14 (2nd Floor Centennial Hall) …Read more >

Holiday Closure

The University of Winnipeg is closed on Monday, August 1, 2011 for the civic holiday and reopens on Tuesday, August 2, 2011.

UWinnipeg Welcomes New AMC Chief

WINNIPEG, MB – The University of Winnipeg would like to congratulate former Masters of Indigenous Governance student Derek Nepinak, of Pine Creek First Nation, who was elected Grand Chief of the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs yesterday afternoon. “The University of Winnipeg is proud that Derek Nepinak has been elected to serve his people,” said Dr. …Read more >

On A Wait List?

On a Wait List? Check your UWinnipeg Webmail! On WebAdvisor, if you’ve placed your name on a wait list for a course section that is full, please check your University Webmail account often, as this is the way you will be notified if an open seat becomes available. TIP:  Check on Mondays and Thursdays We …Read more >

Bookstore Moves to the AnX

The University of Winnipeg Bookstore makes its move to the AnX this week and will be closed during the move. The Bookstore will reopen at its new location in the ANX ON TUESDAY, AUGUST 2, 2011 and returns to regular business hours. With significantly more space, the Bookstore will begin to offer exciting new merchandise …Read more >

Coalition Forms to Help Manitoba’s Flood-Stranded Children

Summer camp and day activities planned for up to 200 children and youth – public assistance welcome WINNIPEG, MB – For months, hundreds of children and youth from at least seven Manitoba First Nations have been living in Winnipeg hotels, displaced from their homes by severe spring flooding, without transportation and not much to do. …Read more >

More Research Time For Wildlife Conservation

WINNIPEG, MB – The University of Winnipeg has selected Dr. Craig Willis, Associate Professor of Biology, wildlife biologist and prominent bat researcher, as its first Chancellor’s Research Chair. The three-year award will afford Dr. Willis the opportunity to devote more time to his research on Wildlife Health and Environmental Change; the physiology of aging in …Read more >

Actua supports Eco-U Kids Summer Camp

WINNIPEG, MB – The University of Winnipeg’s Eco-Kids programming has achieved membership with Actua, a national organization dedicated to providing life-changing science, engineering and technology experiences that inspire all youth to achieve their potential and fulfill their critical role in the world. The Eco-U Summer Camp program, now in its fifth year, welcomes the resources …Read more >

Summer In The City Basketball At UWinnipeg

WINNIPEG, MB – The University of Winnipeg will be the best place to get your basketball game on this summer, as the University plays host to the Summer in the City Basketball League every Saturday starting July 9, 2011 through August, from 12:00 noon to 3:00 pm. This event is sponsored by the Inner City …Read more >

More Financial Aid For Returning Students

WINNIPEG, MB – Students who have completed their first year of University study have a lot of responsibilities away from school as well as at school itself. In recognition of this, The University of Winnipeg has made a $250,000 addition to its general bursary and general scholarship funds that is specifically earmarked for returning students …Read more >