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Policy feedback: Board of Governors Bylaws and Board Code of Conduct

2019/08/21 – 8:30 am

The Board of Governors Bylaws and Board Code of Conduct is being revised and has been posted for feedback on the policies page on …

Policy feedback: Students with Disabilities and Duty to Accommodate Employee Needs and Protected Grounds

2019/08/21 – 8:30 am

The rescission of two policies, Students with Disabilities and Duty to Accommodate Employee Needs and Protected Grounds, is being proposed. The proposal and policies have …

Message from the acting president: Changes to MacEwan’s Board of Governors

2019/08/21 – 8:30 am

Today, the Minister of Advanced Education announced new board appointments for 11 Alberta post-secondary institutions, including MacEwan University.
The new board members, including a new board …

Green cleaning on your campus

2019/08/21 – 8:30 am

Facilities custodial staff and our contracted custodians work around the clock to provide you a clean, well-maintained and safe campus. We use only Green Cleaning …

Policy feedback: Human Rights and Accessibility Policy and associated procedures

2019/08/21 – 8:30 am

A new Human Rights and Accessibility Policy and associated procedures (Services to Students with Disabilities, Student Accommodation on Non-disability Grounds, and Employee Accommodation) are being …

Access to 110 street entrance restricted

2019/08/14 – 8:30 am

Vehicle access from 110 Street to the Allard Hall and the Robbins Health Learning Centre (RHLC) parkades, the West Parkade and MacEwan Residence is restricted …

Password policy and process change

2019/08/07 – 8:31 am

Starting August 19, standards and processes for passwords at MacEwan will be changed. Next time you are prompted to change your password, the following will …

Road closure

2019/08/07 – 8:30 am

The City of Edmonton has closed the westbound lanes on 104 Avenue from 103 Street to 106 Street (as of Thursday, August 1). The closure …

Construction notice: Water main work at 104 Avenue and 110 Street

2019/08/07 – 8:30 am

Beginning August 6, EPCOR will begin water main work at 104 Ave and 110 Street that is required prior to LRT construction. The work is …

Complete the Alumni survey – you might win a prize!

2019/07/31 – 8:30 am

Are you a MacEwan alum? Don’t forget to complete the Alumni survey to share your experience as a MacEwan grad – you’ll be entered to win …

General Faculties Council update

2019/07/24 – 8:31 am

The university continues to implement changes to the General Faculties Council (GFC) and its subsidiary bodies in response to MacEwan’s placement in Part I of …

Updated web segment: contact information

2019/07/24 – 8:30 am

The main contact information on the website, accessible at, has recently been refreshed.

More complete and consolidated “one stop” area for all department and primary …

MacEwan University landscaping upgrades

2019/07/24 – 8:30 am

You may have noticed a lot more colour outside with new flower beds along 104 Avenue and with the various large planters and hanging plants …

Barrier-free facility upgrades

2019/07/17 – 8:30 am

In a continuing effort to improve the building environment for people with disabilities, Facilities is launching a multi-year initiative to upgrade barrier-free access in MacEwan …

Pedway closure extended to July 28

2019/07/17 – 8:30 am

The closure of the 109 Street pedway will be extended to July 28 to allow the contractor to complete additional work.

Acting president’s column

2019/07/17 – 8:30 am

My first column as acting president includes several organizational updates, as well as a look forward to the rest of the summer and into the …

Policy Feedback: Professor Emeritus

2019/07/17 – 8:30 am

The Professor Emeritus policy is being revised and has been posted for feedback on the policies page of
Faculty, staff and students are invited to …

Update from the acting president

2019/07/10 – 8:30 am

On July 4, I assumed the role and responsibilities of university president. I will remain in the role until our new president is appointed in …

From the president – saying goodbye

2019/07/03 – 8:30 am

I’ve been trying to write a final message to you all and I really wanted to say something pithy and smart – something like what …

Annual high voltage shutdowns

2019/07/03 – 8:30 am

Annual high voltage shutdowns will be taking place across campus on the following dates. Please ensure all electronic devices are powered down prior to the …

Associate Vice-President, Research appointed

2019/06/26 – 8:35 am

I am pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Craig Kuziemsky as the university’s first Associate Vice-President, Research.
An accomplished researcher and administrator, Dr. Kuziemsky has …

109 street pedway closed until July 21

2019/06/26 – 8:30 am

The pedway across 109 Street will be closed from Monday, June 24 to Sunday, July 21 to accommodate construction of the SAMU building.
The pedway will …

Staff helping students: New bursaries!

2019/06/26 – 8:30 am

As some of you may recall, Student Financial Aid came to exist in August 2017. One of the first things we did was to determine …

2018 University Transfer Survey report available

2019/06/19 – 8:30 am

Institutional Analysis and Planning is pleased to announce that the 2018 University Transfer (UT) Follow-Up Survey report is now available on the IAP website.
The information …

Policy feedback: Investments Policy

2019/06/19 – 8:30 am

The Investments Policy is being revised and has been posted for feedback on the policies page on Faculty, staff and students are invited to …

Print Services changes

2019/06/19 – 8:30 am

Print Services’ contract with Xerox is set to expire at the end of June and MacEwan University has decided to move print operations in-house in …