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– Mar 10: Deadline to register in a course starting Apr 1
– Mar 14: AUSU Council Meeting
– Mar 15: April degree requirements deadline
– Mar 31: Deadline to apply for course extension for May
– Apr 10: Deadline to register in a course starting May 1
– Apr 11: AUSU Council Meeting
– Apr 28: Deadline to apply for course extension for June

AU Student Invited to Participate in AU Third Party Review

Athabasca University is undergoing a third-party review, conducted by Dr. Ken Coates, in order to provide advice to the Board of Governors and the Alberta Ministry of Advanced Education on the institution’s future.
Dr. Ken Coates is inviting all AU students to participate in this review! As an student, you have an invaluable perspective on the operations, contributions, and challenges of Athabasca University.

For more information, you can review the Terms of Reference for the Third Party Review here.

There are no parameters around your contributions. You may wish to speak regarding the student support systems and services, university’s financial situation and options, learning model, technological issues, multi-campus operations, or other aspects of AU’s current or future plans. Dr. Coates is particularly interested in your views of AU’s mandate and options for successful and sustainable operations going forward.

Ways to Participate:

Take part in one of three 1-hour teleconferences.
Teleconference number: 1 855 228.6652
Participant pass code: 5446862
– Monday, March 6 at 1:00pm MT
– Wednesday, March 8 at 7:00pm MT
– Friday, March 10 at 9:00am MT


Email Dr. Coates directly at All comments will be held in confidence and will not be cited without your clear permission.

We encourage all AU students to participate!

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