Important dates

Summer Term

May 6 - 7, 2021 Student Orientation
May 10 to Aug 21, 2021 Summer Term
May 24, 2021 Victoria Day, UM closed
June 11, 2021 Resume submission deadline for Industry Placement
June 17, 2021 Extended Education Virtual Spring Graduation
June 28 to July 2, 2021 Summer Term break (Term 1 and Term 2 students)
June 28 to Aug 17, 2021 Industry Placement dates (Term 3 students)
July 1, 2021 Canada Day , UM closed
August 2, 2021 Civic Holiday, UM closed

Fall Term

Sept. 2-3, 2021 New Student Orientation
Sept. 6, 2021 Labour Day, UM closed
Sept. 8 to Dec. 23, 2021 Fall Term
Sept. 24, 2021 Resume submission deadline for Industry Placement
Sept. 30, 2021 National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, UM closed
Oct. 11, 2021 Thanksgiving, UM closed
Oct. 21, 2021 Extended Education Fall Graduation
Oct. 25 to Dec. 10, 2021 Industry Placement dates (Term 3 students)
Nov. 8 to 12, 2021 Mid-Term Break (Term 1 and Term 2 students)
Nov. 11, 2021 Remembrance Day, UM closed
Dec. 24, 2021 to Jan. 4, 2022 Winter Holiday Break, UM closed

Winter Term

Jan. 13-14, 2022 New Student Orientation
Jan. 17 to May 1, 2022 Winter Term
Feb. 11, 2022 Resume submission deadline for Industry Placement
Feb. 21, 2022 Louis Riel Day, UM closed
Feb. 22 to 25, 2022 Mid-Term Break
March 14 to April 25, 2022 Industry Placements (Term 3)
April 15, 2022 Good Friday, UM closed

Access your courses and address any concerns

Your UMNet ID

Your UMNet ID will allow you to access your UofM email account, your UM Learn account (the university’s learning management system), use University of Manitoba electronic library resources and access to Wi-Fi on campus. It is very important for new students to claim their UMNet ID as soon as possible, as the university will only correspond with you through your email account.

To claim your UMNet ID, please visit signUM. Follow the onscreen instructions to create a new account (be sure to enter your date of birth in the format requested).


Access your courses online

UM Learn is the University of Manitoba’s learning management system for delivery of online, face-to-face and remote courses.

In UM Learn, you can:

  • Access your online course(s) and course materials
  • View grades for your assignments, quizzes and mid-term exams
  • Communicate with your course instructor

You will require your UMNet ID and password to access UM Learn.

UM Learn

Viewing grades

Assignment Grades
All grades, with exception of the grades for the final assessment will be posted on UM Learn.

Final Grades
Final grades for all non-degree courses (where start dates began after March 31, 2014) can be found by visiting Aurora and selecting “enter secure area”. You will be asked to log in with your User ID (this is your student number) and your password. If you have not accessed Aurora yet, your password will be set to your date

Forgot your password?

If you have forgotten your User ID or your password has been disabled and needs to be reset, please contact Student and Instructor Services.

If you have already claimed your UMNet ID, you may also reset your password through SignUM by logging in and then following the on-screen instructions.

Hold on your account

A “Hold Status” may limit access to your student record and will prevent registration and graduation. Contact Student and Instructor Services to direct you to the appropriate area.

Student ID

If you need to replace your student ID, please visit  Photo ID

Get your tax receipts

Tax receipts for all degree courses and non-degree courses (where start dates began after March 31, 2014) can be found on Aurora under the Enrolment and Academic Records tab. Select “Canadian Tax Forms” and you will be able to view your tax receipts.

Student and Instructor Services (SIS)

Meet with your Program Coordinator

Students enrolled in an Intensive Programming Package may meet with a Program Coordinator/Assistant. Contact us to make an appointment.

Topics to discuss with your Program Coordinator:

  • Difficulty submitting an assignment in UMLearn
  • Requesting time off for medical, compassionate or personal reasons
  • Graduation (you do not declare your intent to graduate)
  • Retaking a course
  • Missing or deferring an exam
  • Filing a grade appeal
  • Course extensions
  • Extending your study permit
  • Academic misconduct allegations

To learn more about these topics and others, please review our policies and procedures.

Policies and procedures for international students

Request more information

If you have questions about this or any other programs and courses we offer, please use this form to let us know.

Contact us

Extended Education
185 Extended Education Complex
University of Manitoba (Fort Garry campus)
Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2 Canada

Toll free: 1-888-216-7011 ext. 8800