Marine Institute COVID-19 Information and Updates

COVID-19 Information Hub
Current Status:

Memorial University, including the Marine Institute, continues to follow the most up-to-date advice provided by the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador and the Government of Canada on COVID-19 response.

Key Updates


    • As the province moves to Alert Level 2 on March 27, 2021, the Marine Institute will continue with a blended delivery model for degree and graduate students and a combination of in person and online delivery for diploma and technical certificate students for the Winter semester, Technical Session and Intersession 2021.


    • Visit our Student Supports information page for resources, tools, and key contacts to support student success.


    • To support the return to primarily in-person teaching and learning for fall semester 2021, all Memorial employees are expected to return to work on campus by Tuesday, July 13.


    • Guidance related to central region cluster. In light of the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak in the central region, this is a reminder for anyone who visited the area to follow public health advice. Any university activities occurring face-to-face within the impacted region are suspended under alert level 4 unless approved by the respective vice-president. There is no indication that Memorial activities outside of the impacted areas need to be suspended; and activities occurring on campuses can continue.