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May 25, 2020

2019 President’s Awards for Outstanding Service

This year, McMaster honours 95 nominees who are being recognized by members of the McMaster community as having made an outstanding contribution to the mission . . .

May 22, 2020

Webinars to provide information about McMaster’s phased return to research

McMaster will be holding two informational webinars to provide information and answer questions as the university prepares for a phased return to on-campus and fieldwork . . .

May 21, 2020

McMaster exchange program suspended for Fall 2020

All inbound and outbound McMaster international exchange programs have been suspended until at least the end of 2020. “The COVID-19 global pandemic and the many . . .

May 20, 2020

Teaching and Learning Strategic Planning Process: Focus Groups

Help build the future of teaching and learning at McMaster! Over the past three months, McMaster’s Teaching and Learning Strategic Planning team has been gathering . . .

May 11, 2020

Policy update list available

A list of policies, procedures and guidelines that were revised or newly established during the 2020 calendar year (as of May 11, 2020) is now . . .

May 7, 2020

New McMaster employees invited to attend online orientation on June 16

New employees are invited to join fellow new employees for an online session to learn about McMaster University. This highly rated program’s purpose is to . . .

April 30, 2020

Build new skills, enhance online courses with LinkedIn Learning

LinkedIn Learning is available for all McMaster students, faculty, and staff as part of a collaboration between LinkedIn, eCampusOntario, and Ontario’s Ministry of Advanced Education . . .

April 28, 2020

Celebrate health, safety and mental wellness

Health, Safety and Risk Management, in collaboration with Organizational Development, will be hosting a number of virtual sessions during Safety and Health Week and Mental . . .

April 24, 2020

IT Security Notice: ‘COVID-19’ Phishing Email

The McMaster IT Security team has received numerous reports of malicious messages purporting to come from David Farrar, President of McMaster. The email contains a . . .

April 24, 2020

University Library Support for Remote Teaching During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Over the last few weeks, the University Library has received several inquiries from instructors regarding the breadth of resources available to support remote teaching in . . .

April 24, 2020

Research Software Development Pilot Project — Third Call for Applications

Research and High-Performance Computing Support (RHPCS) is pleased to announce the third call for applications to the Research Software Development Pilot Project. The Research Software . . .

April 24, 2020

Call for submissions – Class of 2020 video project

While convocation may look different this year, the excitement to celebrate the milestone remains!  The Registrar’s Office is collecting videos to be compiled and presented . . .

April 15, 2020

Steps and deadlines for closing the fiscal year

McMaster’s University’s fiscal year ends on April 30th, 2020. The steps and deadlines to assist in properly closing the fiscal year available on our website . . .

April 8, 2020

McMaster to reimburse employees, students for prepaid parking fees

The University has agreed to provide reimbursement to employees and students for prepaid parking fees for the time impacted by COVID-19.  Students A credit will . . .

April 6, 2020

Power outage on campus

A power outage on campus has impacted some services. Power has been restored to most parts of campus after a brief shutdown this morning, although . . .

April 2, 2020

Mona Campbell Track and Field and all associated amenities remain closed

Based on the advice of Ontario’s Chief Medical Officer of Health, the province has closed all outdoor recreational amenities, such as sports fields and playgrounds. . . .

March 23, 2020

Cyber security and working remotely

With so many in the McMaster community working remotely, phishing has become a significant problem. Please be extra diligent when dealing with email and vigilant . . .

March 17, 2020

COVID-19 assessment centres in Hamilton

Two COVID-19 assessment centres have opened in Hamilton. These are not drop-in centres but are by appointment only. For information on how to access these . . .

March 16, 2020

Open parking for McMaster employees

McMaster is opening one of its parking lots to provide free parking to support university employees whose roles prohibit them from working at home. Lot . . .

March 10, 2020

Elections for Board of Governors, University Planning Committee, and Senate

Student Elections to the Board of Governors, University Planning Committee, and Senate Elections will be held on March 16 – 18, 2020 to fill undergraduate . . .