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UThisWeek | March 2, 2015

This week, we highlight our third Registration Tip, the Alyson Woloshyn Legacy of Leadership Award, the Peer Helper Program and more.

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Important Dates

March 2 - Enrolment appointments available for viewing in Student Centre - Course Registration
March 9 - Open Studies Student registration opens  - Spring/Summer term 
April 15 - Winter Term lectures end. Last day to withdraw with permission from full courses or Winter Term half courses. 
April 18 - 29 - Winter 2015 Final Examinations
April 30 - Winter Term ends

Registration 2015 Tip #3

Scholars Academy Program

Be part of the Scholars Academy!

Are you a driven student at the top of your class? Are you engaged in leadership opportunities on campus or in your community? If so, the Scholars Academy may be for you. Through this program you’ll meet equally ambitious peers to support your pursuits and inspire your success. Apply by March 9.

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Registration 2015

Have questions about how to register for your courses?

You’re invited to participate in one of our registration drop-in sessions. These sessions will help to ensure you’re prepared for course registration from March 16 - 31. Topics include; Timetabling and scheduling, learning how to register, and navigating your Student Centre for information about Enrolment Appointments.

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Summer Hiring Fair

Summer Hiring Fair

The Summer Hiring Fair on Tuesday, Mar. 3 attracts organizations from all sectors. It's ideal for students looking to fill part-time and seasonal positions! Come get an awesome summer gig!

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Alyson Woloshyn Legacy of Leadership Award

Alyson Woloshyn Legacy of Leadership Award

Nominations are now open for the Alyson Woloshyn Legacy of Leadership Award, which will be presented at the annual Leadership Gala on Sunday, March 29, 2015. The nomination form will remain open until March 15, 2015.

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Orientation Leader

Last chance to join the orientation leader team!

It might just be one week of the year, but we spend several months planning Orientation Week for our new students. We also can’t do it alone! We work closely with other campus leaders and in February we recruit hundreds of upper year students to volunteer as Orientation Leaders. Apply by March 6.

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Peer Helper Program

Become a Peer Helper!

Are you a student looking to take your university involvement to the next level? The Peer Helper Program provides an awesome opportunity to develop your leadership skills, gain work experience, and work with peers!

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Grad Day 2015

Grad Day 2015

Are you ready to graduate? Join us for Grad Day 2015 and gain the skills and tools you need to be successful after graduation!

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Loan Fee Deferrals

Do you have a previous student loan?

If you have a previous student loan and are not borrowing a loan for this academic year, ensure that you report your study information to your loan providers to keep your loan interest-free and repayment-free. Please visit the Financial Aid website for more information.

Pluralism and Religious Diversity Week

What does a pluralistic campus look like?

Pluralism and Religious Diversity Week from Mar. 23 – 28 is an opportunity for the campus community to explore religious diversity and dialogue on creating a more inclusive and pluralistic campus. All events are open to the public.

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Recycle your old cellphones

Recycle your old cellphones

If you have old cellphones or other handheld devices, recycle them at the Sustainability Centre until March 5! Recycling your old cellphones helps lessen the conflict over mineral mining in the Congo Basin and supports the conservation of animal habitat. You can find the recycling box in the Sustainability Centre all week!

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2015 President's Award - Nominate an outstanding student for the 2015 President’s Award for Excellence in Student Leadership. The deadline for online nominations is March 3. Read More...

Help shape the future of on-campus living! Win an iPad! - Participate in our Residence Demand and Market Assessment survey from Feb. 3 to Mar. 3. Each student who completes the survey will be entered to win a prize (64 GB iPad Air or one of two $100 Uni-dollar gift cards). Read More...

Apply now to live on campus! - Apply now to live on campus and guarantee your spot for 2015/2016. Read More...