Office Hours

Office Closed Dates:
December 18-January 3 (reopen on January 4)
All holidays

9:00 am - 12:30 pm
1:30 pm - 5:00 pm

8:00 am - 5:00 pm
(Open during lunch)

9:00 am - 12:30 pm
1:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Contact Info

Mini University
Brandon University
270-18th Street
Brandon, MB R7A 6A9

Registration Office
Basement Room 003
Healthy Living Centre
Phone: 204-727-7311
Fax: 204-727-7491

Nancy Stanley
Director (Mini U)
Room 101-S
Healthy Living Centre
Phone: 204-727-9636

Ivah Gallagher
Program Coordinator (Mini U)
Basement Room 003
Healthy Living Centre
Phone: 204-727-7311

Campus Map

Our 2014 Supporters

Mini University would like to thank the following groups and individuals whose involvement helps make Mini U a success each year:

  • The Faculties, Schools and Ancillary Services within the University, for their generous provision of facilities, equipment and expertise for Mini University.
  • Brandon University faculty, staff and students for all their assistance and support.
  • And, of course, all our participants and their parents, grandparents, friends and families, and our participating Aboriginal communities.

We would also like to thank all of our supporting organizations, including Actua and their 2014 Actua National Funders.

2014 Actua National Funders:

2014 Actua National Funders

Mini U gratefully acknowledges and thanks the following agencies for their financial and grant support of Mini University in 2014:

Government of Canada:

Young Canada Works
NSERC PromoScience

Aboriginal and Northern Affairs

Government of Manitoba:

Career Focus (Manitoba Child and Youth Opportunities)
Urban/Hometown Green (Manitoba Child and Youth Opportunities)
Manitoba Culture, Heritage and Tourism
Healthy Child Manitoba


Actua (NAOP, GWKA, NMF, and AOTF)
Manitoba Metis Federation
Brandon University Students Union - WorkStudy Program
Kiwanis Club of Brandon
Brandon Neighbourhood Renewal Corporation
Mini University would also like to thank the numerous members of the Brandon Community who assist in delivering our program through donations, use of facilities for visits or providing expertise. These include:
The Sun Fund
The Kain Family
Tracey Collyer, Cathy Foster, Nancy C. McPherson and Viola Fast Braun (BU Health Studies and Nursing Dept.)
East 40 Packers
Jill Giesbrecht (Funds for Furry Friends)
Dr. Jennifer Beckwith (Grand Valley Animal Clinic)
Westman Reptile Gardens
Maple Leaf Foods
Pauline Morton (BU Biology Dept.)
Brandon Police Service
Brandon Fire and Emergency Services
26 Fd Regt RCA - XII MB Dragoons Museum - Brandon
Tanya Joyce (BU IT Dept.)
Dr. Todd Fugleberg (Physics and Astronomy)
Bill Gallaway (BU Biology Dept.)
Brandon University Human Resources
Healthy Living Centre Front Desk Staff
Brandon University Physical Plant and all Building Service Workers
Xisra Winder, Mike Urichuk (BU Astronomy Dept.)
Brandon University Financial and Registration Services
Dave Jurgens/Windsor Plywood
Ben Wiebe Construction

Finally, we would like to thank the members of the Brandon Community who supported Mini University by purchasing advertisements in our brochure this year: