Redeemer University officials are monitoring the COVID-19 (coronavirus) situation. We are in contact with local public health officials and we continue to heed the advice of local, provincial and national health organizations to ensure the safety of the campus community.

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Latest Updates

May 22, 2020

Developing a Framework for Being on Campus in September

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April 24, 2020

From the President: Redeemer is preparing for Fall Term

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April 8, 2020

Redeemer closures and accessibility changes

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April 1, 2020

Online courses; graduation postponed

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March 26, 2020

Redeemer closes in compliance with the government of Ontario’s direction; residence updates; remote working

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What to do to protect yourself and others:

  • wash your hands often for at least 20 seconds with soap and water or use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer
  • sneeze and cough into your sleeve
  • avoid touching your eyes, nose or mouth with unwashed hands
  • stay home and practice physical distancing if you must go out
  • avoid non-essential travel

What to do if you feel ill:

Mental health:

Redeemer students are reminded that free counselling services are available. Counsellors are able to provide support remotely (by phone or Zoom). Contact information to book an appointment: 

  1. Shalem Mental Health Network: Call 1-866-347-0041 or text 289-335-3543.  
  2. Christian Counselling Centre: Go to and click on “book a session.”

Redeemer Chaplain Josiah Bokma is also available for pastoral care appointments via phone or Google Meet. 

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