Statement from UMSU – January 9, 2024

Statement from UMSU January 9, 2024 UMSU was saddened to learn about the death of Afolabi Stephen Opaso, an international student that was fatally shot while experiencing a mental health crisis. We would like to offer our condolences to his family, friends, and community during this difficult time. UMSU is dedicated to fostering an environment…

International Student Cap

International Student Cap August 23, 2023 The University of Manitoba Students’ Union (UMSU) is concerned about with the ongoing discussions within the federal government regarding the potential implementation of caps on international student admissions in Canada due to perceived concerns related to the housing crisis. UMSU recognizes that the housing crisis needs to be addressed…

PRESS RELEASE – Statement on the Compassionate Tuition Credit Initiative – Feb 17, 2022.

Student Senate Caucus in collaboration with the University of Manitoba is happy to announce the compassionate tuition credit initiative. We know the labour dispute this past semester was acutely difficult for the student body and caused unexpected stress and anxiety. To address this, student senate caucus in collaboration with the University of Manitoba created the…