News Archive: 2014

Office Closing for Winter Holidays 2014

The Continuing and Distance Studies Office will be closed between noon EST on December 24th and 9 am EST on January 5th. During the Winter holiday office closure we will continue to accept Visiting...Read More

Earn Academic Credit with Queen's as a Visiting Student

Each academic term, students from universities across Canada and around the world enrol in one or more online courses at Queen’s through Arts and Science Online | Continuing and Distance Studies...Read More

Summer Term 2015 Online Courses

We are happy to announce that you are now able to view online courses that will be offered during the Summer Term 2015 at Queen's. You can see the list of offerings on the...Read More

Fall Convocation 2014

It's fall convocation at Queen's and we are celebrating the academic accomplishments of 12 distance students who recently completed their bachelor's degree in time for fall convocation...Read More

Happy National Distance Learning Week!

Did you know more than 7.1 million students now take at least one online course? That number is expected to double in the next five years. Created in 2007, National Distance Learning Week celebrates...Read More

Happy University Day!

Queen's was granted its Royal Charter on October 16, 1841 and later that year, the university established that date as University Day to commemorate the occasion. In the late 19th and early 20th...Read More

Thanksgiving Weekend

Our office will be closed on Monday, October 13, 2014 for Thanksgiving. We will open again at 9 am on Tuesday, October 14. We wish you an enjoyable long weekend!Read More

Ontario Online Initiative Offerings

We are pleased to announce that since receiving funding from the Ontario Online initiative earlier this year, we...Read More

Winter Term 2015 Application Now Available

Our online application for Winter Term 2015 (January) admission is now available. Each year, more than 4000 full-time, part-time and...Read More

Labour Day Weekend

Our office will be closed on Monday, September 1, 2014 for Labour Day. We will open again at 9 am on Tuesday, September 2. We wish you a safe and enjoyable long weekend!Read More

Moving Day: Dunning Hall

Our offices are packed and the move to Dunning Hall has begun this morning! We will continue to be available via office telephone at 613-533-3322 and email at cds@...Read More

We're Moving on August 20!

The Faculty of Arts and Science office is moving from Mackintosh-Corry Hall to Dunning Hall between August 18-22, 2014. The Continuing and Distance Studies | Arts and Science Online office will be...Read More

Moodle Slowness

As of the morning of Friday, July 11, Queen's has been experiencing some problems with a backend system that is causing applications to run slowly and at times appear not to respond. Queen's IT...Read More

Online Commerce Courses

Beginning in the fall term of 2014, all online Commerce courses will be offered through Queen’s School of Business , including COMM 200 and 251...Read More

Queen's Takes Lion's Share of Online Course Funding

By Andrew Stokes , Communications Officer Ontario students will have greater access to a Queen’s education thanks to the new Ontario Online initiative. “This opens up opportunities...Read More

June 3: Free Event on Global Health

The second annual Queen's Global Health Summer Institute invites you to attend a public roundtable discussion on Knowledge Translation for Global Health in Context: Lessons from the Poorest Countries...Read More

Bridging the Gap Between Ideas and Action for Global Health

Bridging the gap between ideas and action is the focus of the second annual Knowledge Translation for Global...Read More

Update: Summer Term 2014 Tuition and Fees

Have you registered for online Summer Term courses at Queen's? Summer Term tuition and fees are now showing in your...Read More

Summer Term 2014 Tuition and Fees

The Office of the University Registrar has updated its website with the Summer Term 2014 tuition and fees. Fees will show in students' SOLUS accounts beginning mid-April. For more information, please...Read More

Summer Term Enrollment on SOLUS

Please note that SOLUS will be unavailable from 5 pm, April 4, 2014, until midnight, April 6, 2014 due to a PeopleSoft upgrade. Please...Read More

New Online BA Program Plan Launched

Queen’s Arts and Science Online is pleased to announce the launch of a new program plan in Global Development Studies for its accredited online Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree. The Global Development...Read More

Queen’s Professor Shares Expertize on How to Improve Your Digital Profile for the Job Market

Dr. Sidneyeve Matrix, Queen’s National Scholar and Associate Professor in the Department of Media and Film, is a guest contributor for TalentEgg – Canada's most popular job board and online career...Read More

Semester in Shanghai

The Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures is announcing a study abroad program available to all Queen's University students in their third year...Read More

Summer On-Campus Offering in Biology

The Department of Biology at Queen's University is offering a summer on-campus course, BIOL 404: Techniques in Molecular Biology...Read More

Register for Summer Courses 2014

Mark your calendars! Registration for summer courses will open on February 3, 2014 for Distance Career students. ...Read More

Winter 2014 Courses

Are you looking to pick up an elective course for the Winter 2014 term? We’ve got a few courses that still have enrollment spaces in them. Here is the list of available courses: DEVS 221: Topics in...Read More