We welcome who you are. We embrace who you want to become.

As a student today, you’re living a vibrant, dynamic and exciting life, and at Cape Breton University (CBU) that’s exactly what we want for you. Here, you will be inspired, encouraged and supported, allowing you to excel in both your academic and personal journeys alongside our community of more than 5,000 hardworking students.

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News

New Exchange Opportunity Will Bring CBU Students to Poland

November 30, 2021

A new Global Skills Opportunity project will allow Cape Breton University students to gain international study experience in Poland. The…

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CBU and Province of Nova Scotia Collaborate on Mental Health and Addictions Community Conversation

November 30, 2021

Cape Breton University and the Nova Scotia Office of Addictions and Mental Health hosted a community conversation on mental health…

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Fueling his Passion: Meet Jatin Joshi

November 29, 2021

While working at the Purple Thistle Dining Room at the Keltic Lodge during his co-op placement, CBU student Jatin Joshi…

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Cape Breton University researcher participates in international study on plagiarism prevention

November 24, 2021

At Cape Breton University, we strive to build an environment that allows students to become successful academic citizens. With ever-changing…

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Events

Academic Success Coaching Drop-In Hours

Dec 2, 2021 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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Academic Success Coaching Drop-In Hours

Dec 7, 2021 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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CBU MBA Weekends at Centennial College

Dec 9, 2021 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Academic Success Coaching Drop-In Hours

Dec 9, 2021 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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CBU MBA Weekends at Centennial College

Dec 16, 2021 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Capers Basketball Games

Jan 8, 2022 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Important Dates

December
03

Applications to Graduate for 2022 Spring Convocation close

December
07

Last day of classes – Fall term

December
08

In the event of campus closure due to weather or other conditions, December 8 will be used as a class make-up day. If usage is required the class schedule will be determined by the Registrar’s Office.

December
10

Examinations begin

December
20

Examinations end

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