Newsletter: What’s New at UFred September 2017

What's New at UFred

What's New at UFred

Stay informed about the UFred community, its successes, and all the ways we’re continuing to grow

UFred among first in Canada to commit to universal health and safety training standards at historic international signing ceremony in Singapore

The University of Fredericton (UFred) has joined an international coalition to create universal standards for health and safety training to reduce workplace injury and death around the world.

On September 3, 2017 delegates from UFred joined more than 40 organizations from around the globe in signing the Singapore Accord, a historic first step in the shift to a global standard in the field of health and safety, conceived by the International Network of Safety and Health Practitioner Organisations (INSHPO). Read more.

New UFred degree programs submitted to the Province of New Brunswick

The University of Fredericton is pleased to announce four new programs that have been submitted to the Province of New Brunswick under the Degree Granting Act. The programs, which have been provisionally approved by the province, are an important step forward in the University’s mission to create a Lifelong Learning Path. The new programs include:

  • Associate Degree in Arts
  • Bachelor of Applied Safety Management
  • Associate Degree in Science
  • Associate Degree in Occupational Health and Safety

For more information on the Degree Granting Act, click here.

For up-to-date information on the status of the University of Fredericton’s applications, click here.

Meet the UFred Faculty!

Dianne Dyck industry expert disability managementDr David LePage Social Innovation and Social Finance Strategy UFred 




The University of Fredericton’s (UFred) commitment to employing outstanding faculty with real world experience is essential to its desire to provide students with a substantial Lifelong Learning Path. Learn more about the accolades, achievements, and accomplishments of our esteemed faculty, who actively work to contribute to their disciplines and their fields through a range of methods.

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