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Fall Term U-Pass

U-Pass for the Fall Term will be assessed to students attending on-campus classes. Undergraduate Students taking only online (remote) delivery of Fall Term courses will not be assessed the U-Pass fee.

 

Those attending on-campus courses may apply to opt-out of the U-Pass service if you qualify for one of the following categories: those living outside the city limits, those living in on-campus housing (Ogle Hall, Voyageur Place Residence, Lutheran Theological Seminary, and St. Andrew’s, *College Quarter residences are not eligible), or those unable to ride the bus due to a disability. Opt-Out applications will be available at ussu.ca/upass we will update you when the applications open.

 

U-Pass activation details are being finalized and will be available as soon as possible.

 

Details regarding opt-ins for U-Pass will be announced at a later date.

 

For more information, please email contactus@ussu.ca

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Spring Term U-Pass

Spring Term (QUARTERS 1 & 2) Important Dates

April 16, 2018
Spring Term U-Pass stickers are available. Stickers can be picked up or reactivated at the Information Centre in Upper Place Riel.

* If you received a U-Pass sticker in the past you will be required to reactivate the sticker at the Information Centre.

April 16, 2018
Opt-Out forms may be submitted online to the USSU.

April 30, 2018
Term 2 U-Pass stickers are deactivated at the end of the day. Spring Term U-Pass will be required effective May 1, 2018.

May 1, 2018
Spring Term U-Pass stickers are activated. If you have received or reactivated your U-Pass sticker for the 2018 Spring Term you will be able to access City Transit with your U-Pass.

May 4, 2018
Last day to submit opt out applications for qualified students enrolled in Spring Term, Quarter 1, Quarter 2 (6 credit) and/or Quarter 1 (3 credit) classes.

Completed online forms are due no later than 4:30 p.m.

May 29, 2018
Last day to submit opt out applications for qualified students enrolled in Spring Term, Quarter 2 (3 credit classes).
Completed online forms are due no later than 4:30 p.m.

June 30, 2018
Spring Term U-Pass stickers are deactivated at the end of the day. Summer Term U-Pass will be required effective July 1, 2018.

For more information and  opt outs visit ussu.ca/upass

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Teaching Excellence Awards

Do you have a Professor or Teaching Assistant that inspires you? Is your instructor passionate about teaching? Do they go that extra mile to ensure you succeed?

Nominate them for a Teaching Excellence Award at ussu.ca/tea

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U-Pass Opt-Out Deadline – Jan 16

Last day to apply for Term 2 opt-outs is January 16, 2018. Completed online applications are due no later than 4:30 p.m.

Visit ussu.ca/upass for more information and Opt-Out Application

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Cut It Out

#CutItOut is a chance for students to speak with their Union about funding to post-secondary institutions, and to raise awareness about the effects that further cuts will have on our province.
We will be in the Arts Tunnel from January 22 to 26 with petitions, information, and a photo booth. We encourage students to speak with us, and ask us questions, and get involved in pushing for better opportunities for our University.
For more information email president@ussu.ca

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Term 2 U-Pass Important Dates

December 4, 2017
Term 2 U-Pass stickers are available. Stickers can be picked up or reactivated at the Information Centre in Upper Place Riel.
* If you received a U-Pass sticker in the past you will be required to reactivate the sticker at the Information Centre.

December 4, 2017
Opt-Out applications may be submitted online to the USSU.

December 31, 2017
Term 1 U-Pass stickers are deactivated at the end of the day. Term 2 U-Pass will be required effective January 1, 2018.

January 1, 2018
Term 2 U-Pass stickers are activated. If you have received or reactivated your U-Pass sticker for Term 2, you will be able to access City Transit with your U-Pass.

January 16, 2018
Last day to apply for Term 2 Opt-Outs. Completed online applications are due no later than 4:30 p.m.

April 30, 2018
Term 2 U-Pass stickers are deactivated at the end of the day.

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