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COVID-19: Important information for AU Learners and Team Members.
Next Undergrad Deadline: Register by April 10th to start on May 1stApply Online
AU support services are available Mon to Fri from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (MST). It is now 12:14 pm (MST). See important calendar dates
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, AU has temporarily closed telephone services.
Office Hours at all locations:Mon to Fri from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m (MST)
Welcome to Athabasca University. Your student experience at AU won’t be the same as at a traditional university, but we’ll help you through the new parts. We have lots of experience in distance education – it’s been our focus since 1972.
Once you’ve finished your application you’re an AU student and you can register for courses right away.
Your main point of contact with AU as a student will be through myAU, our student portal.
Before your course begins, check myAU for
Once you receive your course materials, you should
During your course, you should
If you’re currently a non-program student and you decide to enter an AU program, the credits you’ve already earned may be applied to your new program. Be sure to contact an advisor before starting your new program to find out if your previous courses will be accepted.
To change your student status from non-program to program:
You are now ready to register for your courses.
Our academic advisors can help you with choosing your courses and planning your program.
Learn more about AU’s services and resources in our New Student Orientation.
Updated May 16, 2018 by Web Strategy, University Relations