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  • University Access

    May 13th, 2024

    Students, faculty, and staff attending campus for classes or other University activities should bring their UWinnipeg ID with them to ensure they can access buildings as needed.

    For any questions, please email security@uwinnipeg.ca

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  • Revised Unofficial Results of the UWSA General Election 2024

    April 29th, 2024

    Please find the revised unofficial results of the UWSA General Election 2024*. The unofficial results will be ratified by the next Board of Directors Meeting on Tuesday, April 30 at 5:30 p.m.

    Please note that the Chief Elections Commissioner and Election Accountability Board resolved all complaints received during the General Elections. The full report from the Election Accountability Board, which will include a summary of the complaint resolutions, will be forthcoming.

    Turnout: 1861 (20.5%) of 9060 electors voted in this ballot.

    Do you support a fee of $4.07 per student annually and increased at the rate of CPI annually, for the UWSA to become members of CASA?

    Option Votes
    No, I do not support the $4.07 fee for the UWSA to join CASA 1169 (72.5%)
    Yes, I support the $4.07 fee for the UWSA to join CASA 444 (27.5%)
    VOTER SUMMARY
    Total 1861
    Abstain 248 (13.3%)

    President

    Option Votes
    Tomiris Kaliyeva 343 (20.4%)
    Alan Saji Koshy 265 (15.7%)
    Christine Quiah 238 (14.1%)
    VOTER SUMMARY
    Total 1861
    Abstain 177 (9.5%)

    Vice-President External Affairs

    Option Votes
    Chhavi Dhir 415 (26.1%)
    Melody Olowo 243 (15.3%)
    Abdelrahman Abdelmeguid 105 (6.6%)
    VOTER SUMMARY
    Total 1861
    Abstain 273 (14.7%)

    Vice President Student Affairs

    Option Votes
    Abrar Abdelmahmoud 419 (26.7%)
    Arundhatti Muthu 220 (14.0%)
    VOTER SUMMARY
    Total 1861
    Abstain 290 (15.6%)

    Accessibility Director – Mahavir Partap Singh

    Option Votes
    YES 1036 (81.9%)
    NO 229 (18.1%)
    VOTER SUMMARY
    Total 1861
    Abstain 596 (32.0%)

    Arts Director

    Option Votes
    Farwa Awan 647 (50.5%)
    Preet Surkhab Singh Birring 635 (49.5%)
    VOTER SUMMARY
    Total 1861
    Abstain 579 (31.1%)

    Business and Economics Director

    Option Votes
    Oladayo Daniel Adeniji 377 (31.0%)
    Debashish Sarkar 364 (30.0%)
    Sahil Lekhi 288 (23.7%)
    Richel Saldanha 186 (15.3%)
    VOTER SUMMARY
    Total 1861
    Abstain 646 (34.7%)

    Community Liaison Director

    Option Votes
    Harleen Kaur Deol 539 (47.0%)
    Harsimran Sadioura 472 (41.2%)
    Krupa Joshi 136 (11.9%)
    VOTER SUMMARY
    Total 1861
    Abstain 714 (38.4%)

    Emerging Leader Director

    Option Votes
    Karaninder Singh Delow 334 (33.4%)
    VOTER SUMMARY
    Total 1861
    Abstain 861 (46.3%)

    Environmental Ethics Director

    Option Votes
    Arshdeep Singh Jassal 532 (72.7%)
    Navreen Kaur 200 (27.3%)
    VOTER SUMMARY
    Total 1861
    Abstain 1129 (60.7%)

    International Students’ Director

    Option Votes
    Robinjeet Singh 630 (63.6%)
    Tariq Ahmad 218 (22.0%)
    Dhruv Gupta 142 (14.3%)
    VOTER SUMMARY
    Total 1861
    Abstain 871 (46.8%)

    2SLGBTQ* Students’ Director – Muskan Vhora

    Option Votes
    YES 971 (83.9%)
    NO 186 (16.1%)
    VOTER SUMMARY
    Total 1861
    Abstain 704 (37.8%)

    Part-Time/Mature Students’ Director – Harmandeep Ghataura

    Option Votes
    Yes 1025 (87.3%)
    No 149 (12.7%)
    VOTER SUMMARY
    Total 1861
    Abstain 687 (36.9%)

    Racialized Students’ Director

    Option Votes
    Tioluwalase Elizabeth Ajibola 665 (57.8%)
    Partho Sarkar 486 (42.2%)
    VOTER SUMMARY
    Total 1861
    Abstain 710 (38.2%)

    Recreation and Athletics Director – Lavmeet Singh

    Option Votes
    Yes 1008 (85.6%)
    No 169 (14.4%)
    VOTER SUMMARY
    Total 1861
    Abstain 684 (36.8%)

    Science Director

    Option Votes
    Mohammed Sheheryar Mouzam 481 (39.7%)
    Samarjeet Singh 431 (35.5%)
    Muhammed Ayyan 172 (14.2%)
    Abhijit Singh 129 (10.6%)
    VOTER SUMMARY
    Total 1861
    Abstain 648 (34.8%)

    Student Living Director – Aryan Sharma

    Option Votes
    Yes 915 (82.7%)
    No 192 (17.3%)
    VOTER SUMMARY
    Total 1861
    Abstain 754 (40.5%)

    Women, Trans, and Non-binary Students Director – Harleen Kaur

    Option Votes
    Yes 1010 (84.7%)
    No 183 (15.3%)
    VOTER SUMMARY
    Total 1861
    Abstain 668 (35.9%)

    UWSA Regent

    Option Votes
    Tegveer Singh Marahar 797 (84.3%)
    Himanshu Tandon 148 (15.7%)
    VOTER SUMMARY
    Total 1861
    Abstain 916 (49.2%)

    UWSA Senator

    Option Votes
    Anoisha Zafar 428 (24.0%)
    Puneet Sharma 295 (16.5%)
    Soban Faiz 231 (12.9%)
    Mandeep Singh Nanreh 207 (11.6%)
    Karan Singh 200 (11.2%)
    Priyanshu Mittal 187 (10.5%)
    Pragun Raj Aul 182 (10.2%)
    Mohammed Arqam Naveed 55 (3.1%)
    VOTER SUMMARY
    Total 1861
    Abstain 704 (37.8%)

    *Results are unofficial till ratified by the Board of Directors.

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  • UWSA Board Meeting: Tuesday, April 30

    April 29th, 2024

    The next UWSA Board of Directors Meeting is on Tuesday, April 30, at 5:30 PM.

    All University of Winnipeg students are welcome to attend the Open Session. Please email admin@theuwsa.ca by 4:30 PM on the day of the meeting for the Zoom link using your UWinnipeg webmail address and your Student ID Number.

    Please review the following documents before the meeting:

    BOD Agenda 240430

    BOD 240430 Open Session Package

    Any questions can be directed to Carter Weins, Chair of the Board, at chair@theuwsa.ca.

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  • Winter Term U-Pass extended until May 2

    April 26th, 2024

    The winter term U-Pass will now be valid until May 2, 2024 for University of Winnipeg students. 

    On Wednesday, May 1 and Thursday, May 2, University of Winnipeg students will be able to use their winter term U-Passes to board Winnipeg Transit buses simply by showing bus operators their U-Pass and valid student ID, without tapping their U-Pass cards on the farebox. U-Pass peggo cards will not work on the farebox and should not be tapped.

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