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News Archive: 2016

Holiday Hours

The Arts and Science Online office will close at 3pm EST on Friday, December 23rd. The office will be closed for the holidays from December 24th through until January 2nd, at which time emails and...Read More

Confirming Off-Campus Exam Centre Location

Are you an online student looking to confirm your Fall Term off-campus exam centre location? The "Exam Schedule" option in SOLUS will NOT show the correct info for all off-campus exams. Instead, look...Read More

Spring 2017 graduation application is open

If you will be completing your degree requirements and are planning to graduate in Spring 2017, you must formally apply to graduate. Deadlines vary by faculty/program...Read More

Featured Winter Term Courses

Check out these featured Winter 2017 courses! New Students: Click here to apply online today. Current Students: Enrol through...Read More

Personal Interest Credit

In order to encourage students to explore subject matter outside their program of study and to promote interdisciplinary study, all upper-year Arts and Science students will be permitted to designate...Read More

Online Professor Named Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada

"Five Queen's University professors have been elected as fellows to the Royal Society of Canada (RSC), one of the highest honours for Canadian academics in the arts, humanities, social sciences, and...Read More

onQ Replaces Moodle

Until now, you accessed your online courses at Queen's through a Learning Management System (LMS) called Moodle. Over the last year, Queen's has been transitioning to a new platform. This fall, we...Read More

Featured Course: DRAM 251

Are you looking to add an elective this Fall term? If you're going into your second year or above, you can now add ...Read More

Featured Fall 2016 Courses

Check out these featured courses for Fall Term 2016 BIOL 110:Human Genetics and Evolution The...Read More

Featured Fall 2016 Courses

Check out these featured courses for Fall Term 2016 DRAM 251: Playwriting and...Read More

Featured FAQ - When enrolling, I get the error "Available seats are reserved for students in other programs..."

Are you trying to register for an online course through SOLUS, but getting an error saying "You are unable to enroll in this class at this time. Available seats are reserved for students in other...Read More

Teaching Assistant/Academic Assistant positions

AVAILABLE: Teaching Assistant/Academic Assistant position to support online offering of WRIT 250 through Continuing and Distance Studies (CDS) For the Fall Term 2016, Continuing and Distance Studies...Read More

Retirees' Association of Queen's Bursary

The Queen's 175 th anniversary year has provided RAQ members (Retirees' Association of Queen's) with a collective opportunity to support their objectives and acknowledge the importance of the...Read More

Holiday Hours

The Arts and Science Online offices will be closed on Friday July 1st for Canada Day, reopening on Monday July 4th at 9am.Read More

A boost for online learning

Queen’s University continues to gain momentum in online learning , thanks to a $1.5-million funding boost through the Government of...Read More

AVAILABLE: Teaching Assistant/Academic Assistant position to support online offering of WRIT 120 through Continuing and Distance Studies (CDS)

For the Summer Term 2016, Continuing and Distance Studies is seeking Teaching Assistants/Academic Assistants for WRIT 120: Fundamentals of Effective Writing. For information about the course, see...Read More

Office Closed: March 25, 2016

Queen's University will be closed on Friday, March 25 for Good Friday. Our regular office hours...Read More

A road to better writing for distance students

Continuing and distance students have a new means of acquiring and documenting excellent communications skills. Students can complete the new Certificate in Academic Writing entirely online and at...Read More

Office Closed Today

Due to worsening weather conditions and the forecast of freezing rain in Kingston, the Continuing and Distance Studies Office will be closed the afternoon of Tuesday, February 15, 2016. This means...Read More

Family Day 2016

Queen's University will be closed on Monday, February 15 for Family Day. Our regular office hours...Read More

New Online Writing Certificate for Distance Students

We are pleased to announce that we have started offering a new online Certificate in Academic Writing at Queen's...Read More

New Online Courses for Summer 2016 Term

We are happy to announce that we have added eleven new online course offerings for...Read More

Winter 2016 Term Online Courses

The last day for Arts and Science students to register in Winter 2016 Term is January 15, 2016. We have compiled a list of online courses that still have enrollment spaces available:...Read More

Job Opportunity with Continuing and Distance Studies

Our online course development team is growing and we are seeking a full-time Instructional Designer - Online Learning. Competition: 2015-341 Job Title:...Read More