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 Program

December 7, 2023 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Message from UMSU on the Federal International Student Program Update Winnipeg, MB – On December 7, 2023, Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship announced that starting January 1, 2024, the federal government will be doubling the cost-of-living requirement for study permit applicants from $10,000 to $20,635.…

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…

UMSU Malpractice Halloween Social

UMSU Malpractice Halloween Social October 28, 2022 Multi-Purpose Room (MPR) 2nd Floor UMSU University Centre We encourage creativity with your costumes, but please exclude the use of props with them! If you’re a pirate, don’t bring a sword of any kind or material No canes, clubs, bats, hockey sticks, etc. We also ask that you…