The University of Winnipeg



Campus flags lowered to half-mast in mourning of tragic bus accident

The University of Winnipeg is deeply saddened by the tragic accident that occurred on the Trans-Canada Highway near Carberry, MB on June 15th.

Our hearts go out to all those affected by this devastating event. We offer our deepest condolences to those who have lost a loved one. During this difficult time, our thoughts are with everyone in the City of Dauphin, MB and the surrounding area.

Campus flags will be lowered to half-mast today, June 16, as the UWinnipeg community joins our province and our nation in mourning this tragedy.


Reflecting on these events can be difficult. If you are struggling during this time, reach out for help. UWinnipeg students can access counselling services from the Wellness Centre. Staff and faculty can access counselling with the Blue Cross’ Employee and Family Assistance Program. Anyone in the community can access crisis support 24/7 by contacting Klinic Community Health.