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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 nearly 5,500 hardworking students.

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News

A Promising Athlete: Meet Promise Akachukwu

February 19, 2020

Promise Akachukwu and ten other Cape Breton University students are making history this weekend as they compete in CBU’s first…

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CBU Celebrates African Heritage Month with playwright Leslie McCurdy and Social Activist Wanda Robson

February 19, 2020

In celebration of Canada’s African Heritage Month 2020, Cape Breton University’s Viola Desmond Chair in Social Justice, the Glace Bay…

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CBU and NSHA Eastern Zone sign Memorandum of Understanding

February 10, 2020

Cape Breton University (CBU) and the Nova Scotia Health Authority Eastern Zone (NSHA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to…

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Scholarship Success: Robyn Shibinette

February 5, 2020

Bachelor of Science, Nursing student Robyn Shibinette isn’t afraid to admit it –  when she received her scholarship to CBU,…

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Events

Avoid Plagiarism: Act with Academic Integrity

Feb 25, 2020 11:40 am - 12:30 pm
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CBU 101: SYDNEY

Feb 26, 2020 6:30 pm -
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Study Strategies: Say No to Cramming

Feb 27, 2020 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
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APA Style Workshop

Feb 27, 2020 11:40 am - 12:30 pm
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Because Your Mind Matters Education Session

Feb 27, 2020 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
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Using Linked-In as a Job Search Tool & Your Digital Footprint (Registration Required)

Mar 3, 2020 11:45 am - 12:30 pm
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Important Dates

June
01

Registration begins for fall/winter courses

February
28

FINAL DATE TO WITHDRAW FROM A WINTER TERM (THREE-CREDIT) COURSE WITHOUT ACADEMIC PENALTY. FINANCIAL PENALTY WILL APPLY.

March
02

FINAL DATE TO APPLY FOR ENTRANCE SCHOLARSHIPS FOR FALL 2020.

March
03

Registration begins for spring/summer courses.

April
03

Last day of classes- Winter Term.

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