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Spring Term Registration is Around the Corner

Course offerings for the upcoming Spring Term are now posted. See the Timetable or search in Web Advisor. Lectures begin for many courses on May 2. If you’re a current or newly admitted student, watch for an email message in your University webmail account assigning you a registration start date/time for Spring Term.The message will be sent …Read more >

Digital Learning Leads To University Credits

WINNIPEG, MB – The University of Winnipeg today signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Sisler High School that links IT programs between Sisler and UWinnipeg’s Division of Continuing Education (DCE). The MOU allows Sisler students to participate in unique technology projects at the University and gives those students opportunities to earn University credits while …Read more >

Calling Student Filmmakers

WINNIPEG, MB – The University of Winnipeg Department of Theatre and Film invites submissions for its 9th Annual University of Winnipeg Student Film Festival. Eligibility: Students registered at a post-secondary institution between April 2010 and April 2011 Entry Fee: No charge Deadline: Monday, April 4, 2011, 4:00 p.m. SHARP Festival Dates: Wednesday, April 27 to …Read more >

UWinnipeg faculty union negotiations update

UWFA calls end to negotiations, UWinnipeg administration to apply for conciliation WINNIPEG, MB – The University of Winnipeg bargaining team met with The University of Winnipeg Faculty Association (UWFA) Main bargaining team today, Saturday, March 5. However, during a discussion over compensation, UWFA called an end to the negotiations without the parties being able to …Read more >

Information on Courses

For the information of students, in the event of a strike Thursday, March 10, all classes in the following areas will continue as usual: Collegiate (including the Model School) Division of Continuing Education English Language programs University courses taught by contract teachers who are not members of UWFA Main. A list of these courses may …Read more >

Dialogue on Sudan open to all

WINNIPEG, MB – Approximately 30 dedicated people from Eyes on Sudan/Winnipeg’s Sudanese community have been meeting about the situation in their homeland. The Dialogue on Sudan group began meeting during the referendum vote in Sudan in January. Dialogue on Sudan II was held on January 25. Now a third Dialogue on Sudan will be held, …Read more >

“Earn As You Learn” Student Heads To University

WINNIPEG, MB – A refugee from Sudan, 18-year-old Given Isaac, has earned a total of $1,700 to put towards his first year at The University of Winnipeg, becoming the first high-school graduate to cash in on the unique tuition credit program since it was launched by Dr. Lloyd Axworthy, President and Vice-Chancellor, UWinnipeg in 2008. …Read more >


The Wesmen Women’s Basketball team begins their quest for a National Championship next week at the Duckworth Centre in the best of three Canada West Quarterfinals. The dates and times are as follows (opponent determined Feb 20): Friday. February 25 – Game one WESMEN vs TBD -7:00 p.m.Saturday. February 26 – Game two WESMEN vs …Read more >

Louis Riel holiday hours – Mon, Feb 21

LOUIS RIEL DAY  – Feb 21 The University of Winnipeg & The Collegiate will be CLOSED  on LOUIS RIEL DAY, MONDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2011 Pangea’s Kitchen – Riddell Hall – will be OPEN from 10 am to 4 pm   READING WEEK – Feb 22 to Feb 25 The University is open.  No classes.  No …Read more >

UWinnipeg Open House – Everyone Welcome

WINNIPEG, MB – Students of all ages, counselors, parents and media are invited to attend The University of Winnipeg’s annual Open House, which includes campus tours, an information fair, a chance to meet professors and current students, and the opportunity to win some great prizes. Top prize is a $5,000 First Year Tuition Credit at …Read more >