In The News

  • Student-At-Large Positions

    June 22nd, 2016

    We are looking for students to fill our Student-At-Large positions for the 2016/17 year.

    If interested, please apply below.


    Student-At-Large Application

    • Interested in becoming more involved in the operations of the UWSA?

      Apply for a Student-At-Large position. The Student-At-Large sits on one standing committee (options listed below). The Student-At-Large holds the same rights and responsibilities as any director on said committee, but represent the wider student body.

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  • Inclusive Gym Initiative

    June 22nd, 2016

    The next meeting for the Inclusive Gym Initiative is tonight at 7:30 p.m. in The Hive.

    The meeting is for anybody who is interested in how we could make the UW Bill Wedlake Fitness Centre in the Duckworth Building a more welcoming and inclusive space for women and other marginalized folks. If people are unable to attend, but have questions or comments to share, they can e-mail Jade DeFehr (, or Jacq Pelland (

    You can join the Facebook group here!

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  • CKUW is hiring!

    June 16th, 2016

    CKUW is hiring a Program Director and Radio Camp Counselors.

    Read more here:

    CKUW – Program Director Posting

    CKUW – Radio Camp Counselors

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  • Fill out the Coalition Against Sexual Assault's survey

    June 15th, 2016

    The Coalition Against Sexual Assault (CASA) is a group of students, parents, staff, and faculty formed at the University of Saskatchewan to protest the institution’s inadequate response to victims/survivors and their families. We are currently trying to capture the current trends in Canadian universities’ responses to campus sexual violence through a brief survey.

    The survey can be found at, and it takes no longer that 5-10 minutes to complete. Answers will not be linked to identity. When we have the adequate amount of response, we will publish the results in aggregate form on the CASA Facebook pate (found here:


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Our Mission Statement

The University of Winnipeg Students’ Association democratically unites the students of the University of Winnipeg in order to advance student interests. Our efforts include promoting the exchange of ideas and information among students, and within the greater University community. In aid of this, we support and encourage the development of student groups and societies on campus. As well as promoting communication within the University, the UWSA advocates on behalf of students to administrative bodies.

Beyond the campus, the UWSA communicates with, and advocates on behalf of students to all levels of administration and government. By working together with other students across Canada, through membership in the Canadian Federation of Students, members of the UWSA have an effective voice at the provincial and federal level. The UWSA is committed to working at all levels toward a post-secondary education system that is accessible and of the highest possible quality. In all its activities, the UWSA is committed to providing leadership in environmentally-responsible, ethical, and progressive ways.

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