Member Institutions COVID-19 Response 2020-09-28T14:22:23+00:00

Member Institutions’ COVID-19 Response

To help you stay up-to-date on the pandemic-related plans of our member institutions, we have compiled the following summary. This list summarizes how each school is adjusting its class delivery methods, as well as a link to each school’s COVID-19 webpage. Additional resources below provide virtual campus tours, COVID-19 FAQs, and tips for working/studying from home. [Note:External links lead to each member institution’s COVID-19 response webpage]

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[Info last confirmed Sept 28, 2020]

Crandall University is currently offering a hybrid model for the Fall 2020 semester. There is no information offered about the Winter 2021 semester at this time.

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[Updated September 8, 2020]
Mount Allison University is currently offering a hybrid model for the Fall 2020 semester with three formats of delivery: scheduled, on-campus elements; scheduled, online only; and unscheduled, online only. At this time, classes for Winter 2021 are set to follow the same model outlined for Fall 2020.
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[Updated September 18, 2020]
St. Thomas University is currently offering an entirely online learning environment for the Fall 2020 semester. There is no information offered about the Winter 2021 semester at this time.
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[Updated September 2020]
The Université de Moncton is currently offering in-person classes for the Fall 2020 semester, with some courses delivered remotely as seen necessary. There is no information at this time about course delivery for the Winter 2021 semester.
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[Updated September 21, 2020]

The University of New Brunswick, Fredericton is currently offering a blended learning model with alternative delivery methods and in-person classes and labs, where possible, for the Fall 2020 semester. An update regarding Winter 2021 course delivery will be provided in October 2020.

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[Updated September 8, 2020]
The University of New Brunswick, Saint John is currently offering a blended learning model with alternative delivery methods and in-person classes and labs, where possible, for the Fall 2020 semester. An update regarding Winter 2021 course delivery will be provided in October 2020.
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[Updated September 8, 2020]

Memorial University, Grenfell Campus is currently offering a primarily remote learning environment for the Fall 2020 semester and will not resume full in-person teaching before January 2021 with some exceptions as listed on the school’s update page.

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[Updated September 28, 2020]

Memorial University, St. John’s is currently offering a primarily remote learning environment for the Fall 2020 semester and will not resume full in-person teaching before January 2021 with some exceptions as listed on the school’s update page.

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[Updated September 28, 2020]

Acadia University is currently offering a hybrid approach, which includes a mix of in-person, online, and virtual courses for the Fall 2020 semester. At this time, there is no information about course delivery for Winter 2021.

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[Updated September 22, 2020]

Cape Breton University’s Fall 2020 semester is currently delivered completely online. There is no information about Winter 2021 classes at this time.

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[Updated September, 2020]

Dalhousie University is currently offering primarily online instruction for Fall 2020, with limited exceptions such as medicine, dentistry, etc. The plan for Winter 2021 classes currently focuses on a mix of online and in-person instruction.

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[Updated September 21, 2020]
Dalhousie University’s Faculty of Agriculture, located in Truro, NS is currently offering primarily online instruction for Fall 2020, with limited exceptions such as medicine, dentistry, etc. The plan for Winter 2021 classes currently focuses on a mix of online and in-person instruction.
[Updated September 21, 2020]
Mount Saint Vincent University is currently offering an entirely online learning environment for the Fall 2020 semester. A decision about Winter 2021 course delivery will be made in late fall.
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[Updated September 23, 2020]
Nova Scotia Community College is currently offering programs either entirely online or in a blended format of online classes and some on-campus labs and courses for the 2020-21 Academic year.
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[Updated September 10, 2020]
Saint Mary’s University is currently offering an online learning environment for the Fall 2020 semester through their Virtual University. The university will offer a mix of online and in-person classes for the winter semester starting January 2021.
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[Updated September 28, 2020]
St.Francis Xavier University is currently offering a mixed method of course delivery, in-person or online, where safe-distancing is not possible, for the Fall 2020 semester. There is no current information about Winter 2021 course delivery.
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[Updated September 4, 2020]

The University of Prince Edward Island is currently offering a primarily online learning environment for the Fall 2020 semester, with exceptions of in-person classes for programs such as nursing, veterinary medicine, etc. It was decided that UPEI will continue with a blended delivery model for Winter 2021 (same format as in Fall 2020).

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[Updated September 25, 2020]