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Our award-winning magazine is published 8 times per year in print and digital format. If you are not familiar with University Affairs (UA), check out a sample digital issue on our website. Subscriptions are available at no charge. See below for details.


Print edition (or print/digital combination)

Our print edition is available at no charge in Canada to people who work or study at a member university of Universities Canada, UA’s publisher. Your free print edition subscription (a $39 value) can be combined with a free digital edition subscription.

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If you do not qualify for a free print subscription, you can opt for a paid subscription (explore your options by using the subscription link above) or a free subscription to our digital edition (see below).


Digital edition – Free to anyone

Our digital edition is available to anyone as a free subscription. You will receive an email message when a new edition is published. You can read each issue online (see sample above) or download the entire issue to your tablet or computer in PDF format.

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Newsletter subscriptions

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Subscriber services
If you are an existing subscriber and want to make changes to your subscription, renew or cancel your subscription, you can do so through our website. You can also email us at ua@univcan.ca or give us a call at 613-563-1236 ext. 235.