6 Ways Future Students Can Stay Virtually Connected with Cape Breton University [3min read]

Want to stay connected with us? We’ve got you covered. 

At Cape Breton University, we recognize that these are unprecedented times, with many unknowns. We understand that you and your peers have major life decisions, such as those about post-secondary education, that need to be made.

As we navigate this new normal and practice social distancing, we want you to know that we’re still here to connect, help you with your decision-making and keep you up-to-date with what’s happening at CBU. 

So, when it comes time to connect with us, be sure to keep these resources in mind. 

1.Connect With a Recruiter

Our recruiters are experts in all things CBU! Available by email, phone or zoom video (whichever you prefer), they are always available to support you and your needs. Whether you want to learn more about our student support services, need some help completing our online application or simply wish to discuss your future as a Cape Breton University student, our recruiters are ready to chat with you one-on-one!

2. Take a Virtual Tour

Touring campus is one of the best ways to truly get to know Cape Breton University. Though we are unable to offer our on-campus tours at this time, we’re excited to offer you our virtual tour as a great alternative! Not only will this experience have you feeling like you are visiting our campus in person, but you will also get a real-life glimpse into what our campus has to offer, viewing our classrooms, world-class labs and unique campus infrastructure. 

3. Experience Our Digital Viewbook

Whether you are hearing about our digital viewbook for the first time or you’ve browsed it before, this responsive e-book answers even the broadest of CBU-related questions. Including everything from admission requirements, on-campus accommodations and details about Unama’ki College support services, the viewbook is your go-to guide for all CBU-related information. 




4. Download Our Transfer Handbook

If you are considering transferring to CBU, our transfer handbook is the perfect resource for you. Learn how your previous college or university credits can be transferred as well as other transfer options available, such as our Articulation Agreements.

The process is easier than you think and, in this document, we’ve outlined the detailed steps you should take, along with the documentation you should have on hand when it comes time to apply




5. Browse Our website

CBU.ca is a great way to stay up-to-date with all that is happening at CBU. We recommend you browse our academic programs page which lists our quality program offerings and their admission requirements. Or, read how current CBU students are making their mark on the world by visiting our student success stories. Oh, and if you’re still looking for more information, don’t forget to take a look at the support services we offer like the First Year Advising Centre or browse our blog to read more future-student content like this blog! 

6. Follow Us on Social Media

If you haven’t done so already, stop what you are doing and give us a follow (you surely won’t regret it!). Our social platforms are a great way to catch a glimpse into CBU’s vibrant student life. Fun videos, contests/giveaways and everything in between, are just a few things we like to share. Don’t be afraid to slide into our DM’s either – we love to chat and are happy to answer any questions you may have.

Check out our handles below and be sure to give us a follow! 

Instagram: @cbuniversity

Twitter: @cbunversity

Facebook: Cape Breton University

Tik Tok: @cbuniveristy ←- new 😃

During these unknown and changing times, we want you to know that we are here to support, answer your questions and address any concerns you may have about your future as a Cape Breton University student. The health and safety of the CBU community is our top priority, as well as ensuring the academic success of our current and future students. 

Please stay safe. We look forward to connecting with you virtually and having you on campus when time allows!