Asper School of Business

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University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada, R3T 2N2

Maps and directions

Academic regulations

Academic Assessment and Progression Rules (suspension and reinstatement/probation)

The Undergraduate Academic Assessment and Progression Rules including the maximum number of failures permitted and the current Probation Program and can be found in the 2020 - 2021 University of Manitoba Online Calendar in the I.H. Asper School of Business section 3.10. The regulations regarding an assessment of Required to Withdraw from the Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) Program can be found in the University of Manitoba Online Calendar in the I.H. Asper School of Business section 3.13.

If you find yourself falling behind in your studies, help is available to you. Reach out to an Asper advisor at b_comm@umanitoba.ca or 204-474-6388. If you are falling behind because of problems with your health or personal life, the Student Advocacy team can put you in touch with resources to help you through.  

Academic integrity

The University of Manitoba takes academic integrity seriously. As a member of the International Centre for Academic Integrity, the University defines academic integrity as a commitment to six fundamental values: honesty, trust, fairness, respect, responsibility and courage.

Appeal - making an appeal

If you need to appeal a grade, a rule or regulation, the first step should be to get in touch with an Asper Program Advisor at b_comm@umanitoba.ca.

If required, the Asper Program Advisor may refer you another office or to Student Advocacy for additional assistance.

Attendance policy

Regular attendance is expected of all students in all courses. An instructor may initiate procedures to debar a student from attending classes and from final examinations and/or from receiving credit where unexcused absences exceed those permitted by the faculty or school regulations.

If you are facing debarment, your professor may contact you to apprise you of this matter and/or you will receive a letter from the Undergraduate Program Office with instructions.

Exam policy

What to do if you have a conflict in your exam schedule or if you missed an exam.

Letter of permission (transfer credit)

While studying at Asper, you may take courses at other recognized colleges or universities for transfer of credit.  Advance approval by Asper is required.

Release of Information

Students who wish to designate another person to act on their behalf must provide a formal document officially outlining the release of information request.

Prerequisite Waiver Request process and forms

Students who wish to request a prerequisite waiver for an Asper course must follow the processes defined by each department as outlined below.

Form

As the first steps to request a prerequisite waiver for a course, complete Section A of the Departmental Permission Form. Next, refer to the remaining steps in the department process below.

Accounting and Finance

The Department of Accounting and Finance will process requests for courses taken in Accounting (ACC), Finance (FIN), and MIS (Management Information Systems).

Business Administration

The Department of Business Administration will process requests for courses taken in Entrepreneurship (ENTR), General Management (GMGT), Human Resource Management/Industrial Relations (HRIR), International Business (INTB), and Leadership and Organizations (LEAD).

Marketing

The Department of Marketing will process requests for courses taken in Marketing (MKT)

Supply Chain Management

The Department of Supply Chain Management will process requests for courses taken in Supply Chain Management (SCM), Management Sciences (MSCI), and Operations Management (OPM)

The Warren Centre for Actuarial Studies and Research

The Warren Centre for Actuarial Studies and Research will process requests for courses taken in Actuarial Studies (ACT)

 

Contact us

Asper School of Business
Drake Centre
181 Freedman Crescent
University of Manitoba (Fort Garry campus) 
Winnipeg MB R3T 5V4 Canada

204-474-6390
204-474-7544