SU Services Updates for Fall 2020

Fall 2020 is here, and while some things are a little different, others remain (nearly!) the same. Please see our list of programs and services below for up-to-date info on everything from Clubs to used textbooks. In addition to adapting our services, our team has also been busy advocating on behalf of students for things like affordable transit and emergency student aid. See a summary of our latest advocacy efforts here.



Bound and Copied will be open Monday, Aug. 31 for both in-store shopping and used textbook consignment. Hours will be Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. See this page for details.



The SU Campus Food Bank is open to help those in need, but our processes have changed to ensure social distancing. Please see this page for details.



SU Clubs spaces are closed for the fall semester, and lockers are also not available. However, we are still taking registrations for new clubs, and providing support for club events. Visit ClubHub for more info, or to search for a specific club.

In place of Clubs Week, we also have an exciting new virtual event called 50 Days of Clubs beginning Sept. 14.




Interested in joining an SU committee? We have spaces available and applications are open until Sept. 10.



The Den will not be open in Fall 2020, but we look forward to welcoming you back as soon as we can.



The SU By-Election will take place this fall – we have two vacant positions. Nomination packages will be available here on Sept. 14.



MacEwan Student Centre (Mac Hall) is open again from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., every day of the week. The Food Court is also open!



The SU will continue to provide condoms and period products through the Info Centre/Lost and Found located in Mac Hall, beginning Aug. 31. These items are packaged to maintain safe handling.




The SU will continue to provide condoms and period products through the Info Centre/Lost and Found located in Mac Hall, beginning Aug. 31. These items are packaged to maintain safe handling.



The SU Front Desk will be relocated to the Info Centre/Lost and Found located in Mac Hall, and will be open from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m., beginning Aug. 31.



The Student Hardship Assistance Fund is a fund of last resort which provides short term financial help due to unexpected and emergent circumstances.



The SU partners with Places4Students to help you search for accommodations from local landlords or to find a roommate.



Info Centre/Lost and Found located in Mac Hall is open from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m.



Locker rentals are available now through your my.ucalgary.ca student centre. Please see our modified procedures and recommendations for social distancing here.



The Q Centre continues to provide a safe space for the LGBTQ community and their allies – online for now.
Join us for eQ: The Virtual Q Centre! Beginning Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2020, we will be hosting drop-in hours via Zoom. See the Q Centre page for the Zoom link, and the links to all of our social media.




While no new refugee students are arriving in Canada for 2020-2021, the Refugee Student Program continues to support second through fourth year refugee students.



Stör will be open beginning Aug. 31 with modified hours and new items like disposable masks.



Watch for updates later this fall as we get closer to exam season.




Teachers are working exceptionally hard this year, just like us! Nominate your prof or TA beginning Sept. 14..



The SU continues to provide Travel and Conference Funding, with a limit of $125 per conference.



We know that adapting to primarily online learning can be challenging. If you would like to find a tutor, or register to tutor someone else, see our Tutor Registry.



Undergraduate Research Symposium (URS) will take place online this year. Applications open soon. Check this page for updates.



SU Volunteer Services will remain closed for Fall 2020, with the exception of the Q Centre and the SU Campus Food Bank. We’ll still be sharing volunteer opportunities both on and off campus through the SUVS social media channels. Please see this page for details.



Wellness Wednesdays programming will resume later this fall. Watch for Virtual Pet Therapy and more, coming soon.