Coronavirus

COVID-19 UPDATES

Know the Difference: CERB, CESB, and EI Benefits.

Canadian Emergency Student Benefit (CESB) Applications Open Tomorrow, May 15

Need food? Here are some community resources where you can get emergency food support

Understand the Recently Announced Federal Relief Measures for Students

Mental Health Resources for Students Affected by COVID-19

Covid Coping: A Student-focused Mental Health Discussion

Students Need Income Security: Open Letter

Alternative Final Grade Option at UWinnipeg

UWSA Launches Emergency Food Hamper Program for Students in Need.

Call on Prime Minister Trudeau and your MP to ensure income security for post-secondary students by sending the Canadian Federation of Students’ Call to Action.

Alternative GPA Calculation Motion Goes to the Senate on April 8

An update on an alternative GPA calculation system at UWinnipeg

Lifetouch grad pictures cancellation and rebooking

Mind BEACON: Mental health resource for UWinnipeg students covered by UWSA Green Shield

How to access Foodbank during the pandemic.

UWSA closures and response to COVID-19

COVID CONVOS

A student guide with facts, and relevant info for UWinnipeg students on the changes taking place at UWSA, UWinnipeg, Manitoba and Canada due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

COVID-CONVOS – Part 1 – UWSA Updates

Covid Convos – Part 2 – UWinnipeg Updates

Covid Convos – Part 3 and 4 –  Provincial and Federal Updates

Covid Convos – Part 5 – Federal Relief Measures for Students Announced April 22

Covid Convos – Part 6 – Mental Health Resources for Students

MEDIA

Various Manitoba post-secondary student fees in limbo with facilities shut down – Global News

Honking in solidarity with schools

Provincial cuts to UWinnipeg’s funding to increase financial and academic challenges for students amid global pandemic.

Manitoba expanding scholarship, bursary program, will match funds raised by post-secondary institutions

U of W provides grading options during pandemic: Students can choose from one of two alternative grading systems

Media Release: UWinnipeg Students and Faculty condemn province’s proposed cuts to post-secondary education

Students face gaps in summer job aid – Winnipeg Free Press

Students suspicious of bill on tuition fees – Winnipeg Free Press

University students say Manitoba is ‘backward’ in forcing cuts – CBC

SURVEY

Your response will help us advocate for you. Please let us know the pandemic has affected your education.

COVID-19 Impact Survey

Let us know how the pandemic is affecting your education and give us your recommendations by filling up this form.

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