Updated Nov. 26, 2020

In this section you will find the most current information about campus operations in the 2020-21 academic year at Mount Allison.

The University has implemented a wide range of health and safety measures across every aspect of its operations. Our actions will continue to be informed by the health and safety guidelines and recommendations of the provincial government and New Brunswick Public Health. This section will continue to be updated and important updates will be communicated directly to students, faculty, and staff through e-mail.


  • Nov. 26 — Mount Allison has announced the remainder of the fall term will be completed online due to the increase in cases of COVID-19 in the Atlantic region.
  • New Brunswick has announced that anyone travelling into the province must now self-isolate for 14 days upon arrival, unless exempt. ?
  • Atlantic University Sport (AUS) has announced it will not proceed with regular season competition or conference championships for the remainder of the 2020-21 season, but will allow member-driven competition for the winter term if public health directives allow.
    Read the full news release.
  • Zone 1 (Moncton and Southeast NB) is currently in the Orange level of the NB recovery plan due to an increase in COVID-19 cases in the region. Effective Wednesday, Nov 25, 2020, all Mount Allison buildings, including the Athletic and Fitness Centres, are open only to current students, faculty, and staff. In addition:?
    • Non-medical face masks are mandatory in public spaces, both indoors and outdoors.
    • Only single household bubble are allowed.
    • Essential travel only is recommended into and out of the region.
    • Keep your number of close contacts small; you are also advised to keep track of contacts on a daily basis to assist in contact tracing if required.
    • The Athletic and Fitness Centres remain open to current students, faculty, and staff, as permitted in the revised Orange phase with operational plans and procedures in place. This includes active screening by staff, mandatory mask wearing at all times, and increased physical distancing depending on the activity. The locker rooms in the Fitness Centre are closed.
  • Newfoundland and Labrador and Prince Edward Island have announced that they are temporarily leaving the Atlantic Bubble. If your travel plans have now changed and you have questions about completing the fall term, including exams, as currently scheduled, please contact your course instructor(s). More information about what the announcements mean for anyone planning to travel to those two provinces in the near future can be found on each government's website: ?

Masks are mandatory on campus

Find out more about plans for the 2020-21 academic year for:

For faculty and staff: information for faculty and staff can be found on the Faculty & Staff Gateway.

Update on University operations? ?

Provincial state of emergency
On March 19, 2020, the Province of New Brunswick declared a state of emergency in the province due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The state of emergency remains in effect.

Currently:? ?

  • Masks must be worn indoors and outdoors on campus.
  • Campus buildings are open students, faculty, staff, and approved visitors and vendors only, during limited hours. See building hours for more information.
  • Outdoor spaces on campus are open to the public.

Further information

Important contacts?

  • Academic advising
    For course selection advice or questions about transfer credits: book a virtual appointment with an academic advisor or email advisor@mta.ca ?
  • Registration Helpdesk
    For technical assistance navigating registration in Connect@MtA: reghelp@mta.ca or (506) 364-2269.?
  • Residence/dining hall
    Contact resroom@mta.ca for questions about residence or meal plans
  • Course content/format
    For information about specific course content or course format, contact the instructor who has been assigned for that course — their name is listed in the timetable.
  • Admissions
    For information about offers of admission, transcripts, registration deposits, deferral requests: admissions@mta.ca or (506) 364-2269