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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Helping the Community, One Bite at a Time: Meet Emma Jerrott

May 13, 2021

Growing up in the small ocean-front town of Dominion, Nova Scotia, Emma Jerrott has always understood the value of community…

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My CBU Story: Ganiyu Abass

May 7, 2021

Ganiyu Abass was working as a public health physician in Nigeria when he realized his knowledge in the field was…

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My CBU Story: Nadine Prosper

May 7, 2021

Born and raised in Paq’tnkek Mi’kmaw Nation, Nadine Prosper always had hopes of pursuing a degree not just for herself,…

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CBU to Celebrate the Academic Achievements of Largest Graduating Class

May 6, 2021

Cape Breton University will celebrate the success and academic achievements of its largest graduating class ever with the launch of…

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Important Dates

May
24

Victoria Day – CBU closed

May
25

Registration opens for Fall/Winter 2021-2022 at 8:00 am AST

May
28

Last day of classes for three-credit May courses

May
31

Fall 2021 Application to Graduate Opens

May
31

Classes begin for three-credit June courses

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