The University of Regina Students’ Union (URSU) requires that elections are held regularly (in the form of a General and By-Elections) to maintain a complete board of student representatives. URSU may also call for a referendum to have students vote on structural changes to student-supported levees. 

This page serves as a resource for the URSU BY-Election – Fall 2019. This page includes most of the information you need to run or vote in this election. If you have any questions or experience difficulties voting please contact the Chief Returning Officer by emailing

The purpose of this election is to fill all representative positions of the University of Regina Students’ Union Executive Committee and Board of Directors, as well as, Senate, University Council, and Executive of Council. Here are your candidates, click on their name or picture to view their profile:



Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research (FGSR)

Isaac Atayero

Rajbir Singh

Venkata Pulimi

Faculty of Social Work

Selma Babini


First Nations University of Canada

Michael Shorting

Luther College

Kiegan Lloyd


Indigenous Students

Karlene Pruden

Part Time Students

Songhoprio Khan


No positions are available



Stephanie Dyck


Ziyang Li


Harshkumar Patel


Simran Simran

Social Work

Venkata Pulimi



Faculty # of Positions
Arts 9
Business 7
Education 7
Engineering 6
La Cité 2
Nursing 7
Science 10
Social Work 7



Faculty # of Positions
Education 1
La Cité 1
Nursing 1
Science 1
Social Work 1

N.B. Members of Executive of Council automatically become members of University Council



Voting Period

Polling for the election will begin:                Wednesday, October 16th, 2019 at 12:00 AM

Polling for the election will end:                      Thursday, October 17th, 2019 at 11:59 PM

Notice of By-Election September 18
Nomination Period September 30 – October 6
Nomination Package Due Deadline: October 6 @ 4:00 pm
Drop off at:
URSU Members Services Desk
Riddell Centre Room 221
3737 Wascana Parkway
Regina, SK
Attn: Chief Returning Officer
Candidate’s Q & A with URSU Exec and Staff DROP IN AT WILL at URSU OFFICES
All Candidates’ Meeting with CRO October 7 @ 5:00 pm
URSU Boardroom
Candidate Photo Shoot October 7
URSU Boardroom
After All Candidates Meeting
Campaign Period Begins: October 7 @ 12:00 am
Ends: October 15 @ 11:59 pm
Candidate Profiles Deadline: October 8 @ 4:00 pm DIGITAL COPIES ONLY Submit to:
All Candidates Forum October 9
4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Multi-Purpose Room
Voting Polls Open October 16 @ 12:00 am
●    Voting link sent to URSU student emails
Voting Polls Close October 17 @ 11:59 pm
Results Announced October 18 @ 1:00 pm
Poster Tear Down October 18 by end of day
Expense Form & Receipts Due Deadline: October 23 @ 4:00 pm
Drop off at:
URSU Members Services Desk
Riddell Centre Room 221
3737 Wascana Parkway
Regina, SK
Attn: Chief Returning Officer