Frequently asked questions

I need help adjusting to taking courses online. What’s available?

If you are transitioning from face-to-face classes to online courses, please know that we are here to support you as you navigate this new process. If you have any questions, please contact You can also visit the Online Support for Students section of our website.

What does this mean for summer session  2 and Fall session?

Face-to-face delivery of courses will not take place in Summer and Fall sessions. However, the number and range of online courses will be expanded, where possible. Courses planned for online delivery will continue. In cases where a face-to-face delivery course is cancelled, registered students will be contacted by Registrar’s Office staff. Students will be able to register for new online courses if they wish.

Expanded Summer Session 2 online course offerings are now available online. You can view and register for courses via The Mount App or WebAdvisor.

What information is available for me as an international student?

The MSVU International Education Centre has created an FAQ for international students.

When will the university re-open?

We will continue to take our guidance regarding next steps from Nova Scotia Public Health.


What should I be doing in relation to my ongoing research activities?

The Research Office has created guidelines to address some of the key concerns related to ongoing research activities.