UWSA 2022 General Election Candidates

It’s the UWSA 2022 General Election and there are many candidates to represent your voice on campus! Read the Voter’s Guide here to see all of the candidates in this year’s election. Here are your 2022 UWSA General Election Candidates!

President of the UWSA
Kirtatveer Singh Hayer

Vice-President External Affairs of the UWSA
Kanwalpreet Kaur
Aman Kumar
Bhavya Jindal
Jonathan Henderson

Arts Director
Umar Awan

Business and Economics Director
Jaspinder Kaur Dhillon

Community Liason Director
Sarah Anderson

Emerging Leader Director (2-year term)
Shubhdeep Kaur

International Students’ Director
Tushar Singla & Suvansh Shukla (Co-Directors)
Tomiris Kaliyeva & Christine Quiah (Co-Directors)
Sunpreet Kaur
Ravi Kumar

Part-Time/Mature Students’ Director
Clifford Stornel

Racialized Students’ Director
Oyin Akinboye

Recreation and Athletics Director
Vandan Khunt

Science Director
Ardita Ibrahimaj
Kaynat Grewal

Student Living Director
Vlad Samon


  • U-Pass Referendum Question: For more information please visit theuwsa.ca/u-pass
    • Do you support the UWSA reinstating the U-Pass once the majority of University of Winnipeg courses are offered in-person, providing unlimited ongoing access to Winnipeg Transit for all full-time students, for a fee of $212.00 per term (adjusted annually to maintain a 50% discount from the Full Adult Transit Fare)?
  • Transformational Library Renovation Referendum Question: For more information please visit uwinnipeg.ca/library-renewal/index.html
    • Do you support a new fee of $3.00 per credit hour, amounting to approximately $10 Million (or 20% of the total project cost) over a 20-year contribution term, to fund the Transformational Library Renovation – building more space for study and student collaboration, expanding connective technologies, and Indigenizing the University of Winnipeg library?

*These referendums are open to be voted on by all students.

For information on where and how to vote, visit theuwsa.ca/elections. 


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