Who is URSU? Ryan Katchuk URSU Kitchen Manager

What does your week usually involve in regards to work? A typical work week for me is teaching training and educating employees about food. I will place food orders three times per week, schedule staff, create prep lists, and maintain a high standard of cleanliness and sanitation all while ensuring ...
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URSU Year in Review

Dear fellow students, Hope you’re all doing well and successfully done with your finals. It's the last week of April that commences the beginning of spring, however, it is the last week of the term for your URSU Executives that were elected last year. The past year has been like ...
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URSU Adds More Pantry Dates to Help Students Facing Food Insecurity

Students, you can now choose from two different dates to stock up on the stuff you need and the fresh fruit and vegetables you want! The next URSU Cares Pantry will be from 3pm to 5pm on May 5th AND 6th, from 3pm to 5pm. This pantry will be held ...
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Who is URSU? Libin Salad Customer Service Representative

What does your week usually involve in regards to work? My work week typically revolves around assisting students (and sometimes their parents) with inquiries and concerns revolving around student life, URSU services, and more. I also provide support to the rest of my coworkers and other staff members on campus.  ...
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URSU President Gurjiner Singh Lehal speaks to a crowd of students and URSU staff during the Status For All rally in Regina on August 23rd, 2020 outside the office of MP Michael Kram.

Status For All Rallies Impact Policy Makers

URSU and Migrant Rights Network joined Status for All rallies across Canada to demand equal status and the results are to show. We raised our voices to provide status for all and gathered outside the office of Mr. Michael Kram, MP for Regina-Wascana, located in Regina, Saskatchewan on August 23rd, ...
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Saving Makes Cents – Visit the Student Savings page on ursu.ca

Students struggle just to make ends meet, with or without a pandemic, so we’ve compiled a variety of local businesses, well-known brands, and other services that help you save on everything you need to excel at academics and engage with your community. Being a student means there’s little time to ...
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Support for Students from Your Students’ Union

Dear fellow students, Hope you all are well and finding some time for yourselves around this final season. This past year has been very difficult for all of us whether it was due to the absence of social support from our peers or due to limited job opportunities that impacted ...
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Who is URSU? Sanjida Parvan URSU Junior Developer

What does your week usually involve in regards to work? I mainly work with URSU websites like ursu.ca, UniVerse, and The Owl website. I mainly make new pages, update the existing ones with the most recent information, and making the websites visually more attractive and easy to use. Are you ...
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Show Some Love with URSU Awards 2021

This has been a school year like no other: you’ve self-isolated, attended classes remotely, and continued your educational journey during a pandemic. You’ve also overcome the challenges of living in COVID times, you’ve adapted academically, expanded emotionally, and connected across the social distance. We know the effort you’ve been giving ...
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Who is URSU? Udaykumar Posia URSU Junior Developer

What does your week usually involve in regards to work? It usually involves working on the backend of the URSU website, adding new functionality for the system, and removing bugs. I also look after weekly maintenance of the URSU website and update web content as needed. I perform regular updates ...
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Join the URSU Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) Committee

We at the University of Regina Students’ Union (URSU) work to provide a caring community where every student can feel connected and thrive. We find strength through our connections and collaborations with others. In the spirit of representing all of our members, URSU is looking for students of the University ...
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Who is URSU? Thomas Okoukoni – URSU Student Support Coordinator

What is your position at the University of Regina Students’ Union? I am a practicum student and work supporting the Student Advocate as the Student Support Coordinator. Are you a student? If so, what year of study and what field? Yes, I am. I am in my fourth year of ...
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Five Minutes for Your Mental Health – URSU Health Newsletter

Your Students’ Union recognizes the extent to which mental health affects your performance, your relationships, every aspect of your life. Science proves if you ignore your mental health, even your brain anatomy can change. With a Mental Health Assessment from mywellness, you can assess your mental health in 5-10 minutes and immediately ...
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Who is URSU? Cassidy Daskalchuk – Food Security Coordinator

What does your week usually involve in regards to work? My work week consists of conducting research on all things related to food insecurity at the academic level. I then apply my research to create projects and programs that attempt to alleviate the stressors of food insecurity at the University ...
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MOVING FORWARD: A message from your URSU President

MOVING FORWARD: A message from your URSU President The Board of Directors of the University of Regina Students’ Union (URSU) recently decided to part ways with the previous General Manager, Carl Flis. We thank Carl Flis for his time with URSU and the work he was able to do while ...
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Voting Results for the 2021 URSU General Election

Now that the votes from March 17th and 18th have been counted students can find out who will represent them on the URSU Executive Committee and Board of Directors, and the University Council, Executive Council, and Senate. Thank you to all the students of the University of Regina and its ...
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Community Service Month Begins Today

URSU is committed to helping students but your Students’ Union is also committed to helping students help others. In this spirit of enriching lives on and off campus, the University of Regina Students’ Union is proud to announce that it is partnering with passion2action to make March 2021 Community Service ...
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URSU General Election 2021 Announced

The 2021 University of Regina Students’ Union (URSU) General Election is coming and it’s your chance to get involved and be a driving force in supporting and enhancing the U of R student experience. Consider running for one of the several positions available on URSU’s Board of Directors or the University’s Senate, ...
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Winter Welcome 2021 Starts Tuesday Jan. 19th

THE PERFECT CHANCE FOR STUDENTS TO JUST CHILL It’s only the start of the semester and things already feel heated. Is the syllabus really that long? How many quizzes did they say? It’s worth what percentage?! Before you lose your cool, we’re giving you and the rest of students attending ...
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URSU and CFS-SK Partner to Assist Students in Need in Achieving Academic Success

The COVID-19 pandemic has greatly impacted the daily lives of many globally and locally. For University of Regina Students' Union (URSU) members, who are the students of the University of Regina and its Federated Colleges, it has meant a difficult transition to distance learning as access to campus has become ...
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URSU Negotiates Interim Transit Pass for Students

URSU takes public transit very seriously. Not only is it far more affordable than driving a car, it's also better for our environment and safer than driving on snow days. We were disappointed that we couldn't operate the U-Pass this year but have done our best to keep transit as ...
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URSU To Be More Accessible

In a changing world, URSU is changing to make sure it's easier for you, the students of the University of Regina and its Federated Colleges, to connect with us. While we regret that we were not able to have this implemented in time for the most recent AGM, we are ...
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Possible COVID-19 Exposure Reported on U of R Main Campus Oct 30th

The University of Regina is relaying information provided by Saskatchewan Health that the U of R main campus was the site of a possible COVID-19 exposure. An individual who attended the main floor of the Education Building (the common area close to the Riddell Centre) on Friday, October 30 between ...
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Possible COVID-19 Exposure Reported on U of R Main Campus Oct 22nd

The University of Regina main campus has been identified by Saskatchewan Health as the location of possible COVID-19 exposure. An individual who attended the Riddell Centre on Thursday, October 22 between 10:30 am and 2:30 pm was likely infectious at the time. Public Health officials are advising anyone who may ...
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Results Are In for the 2020 URSU Fall By-Election

Students at the University of Regina and its Federated Colleges have spoken and the numbers are in. Here are the winners for the 2020 URSU Fall By-Election: The results will become official once they are ratified at the next URSU Board of Directors meeting. We want to congratulate the winners ...
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Candidates Announced for 2020 URSU By-Election

The 2020 University of Regina Students' Union (URSU) Fall By-Election is here and it's your chance to be instrumental in providing direction to URSU on how best to support U of R students. Cast your vote for those running in the positions available on URSU's Executive Committee Board of Directors ...
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URSU AGM set for Oct 28th

The 2020 URSU Annual General Meeting is your opportunity as a member of the University of Regina Students’ Union to make recommendations on the operations of your Students’ Union. This is your chance to address issues you’ve seen on campus, in the community or throughout your time as a UofR ...
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URSU 2020 Fall By-Election Announced

The 2020 University of Regina Students' Union (URSU) Fall By-Election is coming and it's your chance to be instrumental in providing direction to URSU on how best to support U of R students. Consider running for one of the positions available on URSU's Executive Committee, Board of Directors or the ...
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URSU Welcome Week 2020 presented by SaskTel

Students at the University of Regina and its federated colleges are waiting for something to take their minds off, well, everything. Welcome Week 2020 Presented By SaskTel is that thing and a whole lot more. With a mix of online and IRL events, Welcome Week 2020 (Sept. 9th - 11th) ...
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mystudentplan.ca new service provider for URSU Health & Dental Plan

To: All Students The URSU Health & Dental Plan is now with a new service provider, mystudentplan.ca. There is also a new insurance carrier, Canada Life. The new policy number is 177841. This new policy is effective on September 1, 2020. Your student ID number is your plan ID number ...
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URSU VP External Affairs Resigns

The University of Regina Students’ Union (URSU) regrets to inform its membership of the resignation of Nifemi Adekoya from the position of Vice-President External Affairs, effective immediately. Due to personal circumstances that she was unable to resolve, Nifemi's eligibility for the position was no longer valid. Nifemi expresses her apologies ...
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URSU Exec and UoR Admin to Hold Joint Town Hall Online

The University of Regina Students’ Union looks forward to hosting a town hall via Zoom with the senior administration of the University of Regina on Aug. 19th. This event is an opportunity for students to come together with the senior administration of the University of Regina during these challenging and ...
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URSU Online Town Hall TOMORROW

The University of Regina Students’ Union is hosting an online town hall via Zoom August 11th at 3:30pm to hear from our members, the students of the University of Regina and its Federated Colleges. This event is an opportunity for students to come together with the Executive Committee of the ...
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Coffee and Conversation with Your URSU Execs

Your Students' Union Executives are excited to meet with students of the University of Regina and its Federated Colleges. Join them for coffee and conversation, the coffee is on us and the conversation is up to you. Social distancing will be in place but we want to connect with students ...
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Statement from URSU on the Status of Student Transit Options

Beginning June 29th, Regina Transit will resume charging fares for its bus services. As mentioned previously, the U-Pass program cannot operate during the Spring, Summer, and Fall semesters this year due to the delivery method of courses at the University of Regina and how that relates to U-Pass fee assessment ...
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URSU Stands Up for Racial Solidarity

As students, staff, and faculty at an institution of higher learning we endeavour to make the world a better place upon graduation. There are times, however, when our voice must be used outside of the classroom and our impact must be felt beyond the walls of our campus. We stand ...
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URSU Responds to University of Regina Classes Remaining Online for Fall

The University of Regina Students’ Union (URSU) respects that the decision made by the University of Regina to deliver classes remotely for the Fall term is in the best interest of safety for everyone, as they have said, the situation is “fluid” and the university has committed itself to follow ...
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Update on Operations from University of Regina

Sharing on behalf of the University of Regina, for more information please visit www.uregina.ca/covid-19/: Dear members of the University community, Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic to date, the University of Regina, together with partner institutions and in consultation with public health and Saskatchewan’s Chief Medical Health Officer, has worked to safeguard ...
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URSU Responds to Zero Percent Tuition Increase

The University of Regina Students’ Union (URSU) wishes to commend the University of Regina’s decision of a 0% increase in tuition fees for the upcoming 2020/2021 academic year. The decision has brought a sigh of relief to the students who are facing significant economic pressures during this unprecedented time due ...
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COVID-19 Status Update from Your Students’ Union

My fellow students, All of us at the University of Regina Students’ Union (URSU) hope you’re well and keeping safe. Finals are fast approaching and we wanted to give you a quick update on the state of affairs at your students’ union. Due to the public health crisis, URSU will ...
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UNIVERSITY OF REGINA STUDENTS’ UNION WELCOMES EMERGENCY PROVINCIAL AID FOR SASKATCHEWAN POST-SECONDARY STUDENTS

Emergency aid has been made available for Saskatchewan Post-Secondary students through the Saskatchewan Government. The aid is available for both domestic and international students in need through one-time emergency bursaries. Emergency bursaries for students will be available from April 1, 2020 to September 30, 2020. Eligibility requirements and application details ...
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Virtual Health Resources For Students

To continue providing the best health and wellness services for students, here is information about virtual care providers. Using these virtual clinic platforms allows physicians in Saskatchewan to launch virtual care capabilities from their home, office, or clinic. All students that are Saskatchewan residents with a valid Saskatchewan provincial health ...
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Surviving Self-Isolation

With classes online and events cancelled, the effects of self-isolation may be felt more intensely than ever before. Don’t give in to despair though, there are many ways one can fend off the boredom of self-isolation during the COVID-19 outbreak. To give you strength as you champion the cause of ...
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2020 URSU General Election Results

The votes have been counted and the winners have been selected as the 2020 URSU General Election has ended. All results are subject to the ratification of the Board at its next meeting on March 24, 2020. URSU thanks all those who entered the race and congratulates the winning candidates ...
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COVID-19 Update from URSU

Following the University of Regina’s announcement that face-to-face classes have been discontinued for the remainder of the winter semester, URSU will continue to provide services and supports to membership as best we can. URSU will continue to operate with the minimal amount of staff required. Our hours and services will ...
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Voting just got better

On October 24th, 2018, URSU members at our Annual General Meeting passed a motion which included the following language: BE IT RESOLVED that URSU adopts an Alternative Voting System (Ranked Ballot) in time for the 2019 Winter General Election. We are pleased to report that the 2020 General Election will ...
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URSU Welcomes Sexual Health Outreach Coordinator

URSU is consistently looking for ways it can improve its service offerings and fulfill its mandate to create and foster an enriching and holistic student life. To that end, URSU is pleased to announce the hiring of our new Sexual Health Outreach Coordinator, Robin Hilton. The mission of the Sexual ...
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2020 URSU General Election Announced

ATTENTION STUDENTS!!! The 2020 University of Regina Students' Union (URSU) General Election is coming and it's your chance to be instrumental in providing direction to URSU on how best to support U of R students. Consider running for one of the several positions available on URSU's Board of Directors or ...
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URSU to Implement Spring/Summer U-Pass

Dear URSU Members, In the last general election, you voted in favour of continuing the U-Pass program into the Spring/Summer semester. URSU ran with this mandate and is pleased to announce that yesterday, the Regina City Council approved a motion that allows URSU to offer a Spring/Summer U-Pass to its ...
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Regarding the Cancellation of the Woodrow Lecture

Today is the day that the University of Regina had planned to host poet George Elliott Clarke for the annual Woodrow Lecture, a man who has a close working relationship with Stephen Brown (previously Steven Kummerfield). Brown is a poet currently working at the University of Mexico who was charged ...
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URSU VP External Affairs Resigns

The URSU Board of Directors has accepted the resignation of Karminder Singh from the office of Vice-President External Affairs to be effective immediately. Karminder cited personal family commitments as the cause for this resignation. URSU sincerely thanks Karminder for his work at the student union and wishes him well in ...
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Sexual Health and Mental Wellness Week Promotes Safe Environment and Engaging Discussion

Sexual Health and Mental Wellness Week will focus on promoting mental and sexual health while normalizing beneficial health decisions in the lives of students.   Our goal is to alleviate any stigma around seeking help or treatment and promote safe, respectful, and enjoyable experiences. We have an amazing community on ...
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Winter Welcome Outdoor Events Rescheduled

Due to the extreme weather conditions, we're moving all Winter Welcome outdoor events to the next week, same day, same time. Here are the list of events with new dates: - SLEDDING moved to JANUARY 22nd - SKATE NIGHT moved to JANUARY 23rd - BONFIRE moved to JANUARY 24th - ...
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URSU VP Operations and Finance Resigns

The URSU Board of Directors has accepted the resignation of Muhammad Usman Khan, Vice President Operations and Finance effective January 2nd, 2020.   URSU thanks Usman for his dedication and hard work and wishes him success in his future endeavours. This position will remain vacant until the end of the ...
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URSU and UofR say Farewell to Dr. Vianne Timmons

URSU congratulates Dr. Vianne Timmons on her appointment as the incoming President and Vice-Chancellor of Memorial University of Newfoundland. Over the years, Dr. Timmons has been a familiar and welcoming face to students on our campus and members of the community. Under her leadership, the University of Regina has experienced ...
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URSU VIP Gives Amazing Access and Empowering Experience

Volunteer program helps students level up their campus life Navigating a new environment can be scary and getting to know people outside of class can be intimidating. Once a person overcomes these fears, however, they often find campus life to be exciting and the experience of going to university to ...
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URSU By Election Results Released

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. Voting took place from ...
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Voting Begins Oct 16/17 for URSU By-Election

YOUR CAMPUS YOUR VOICE! URSU Members can have a say in who represents students by voting in the 2019 URSU By-Election! Vote for candidates running for positions on the URSU Board of Directors, University Council, and Executive of Council. Your ballot will determine who speaks for students and can affect ...
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Forum to Bring Federal Candidates to Campus

The University of Regina Students’ Union is giving students and the community the chance to be informed and be involved by attending the All Candidates Forum for the 2019 Canadian federal election! We've gathered the candidates for the Regina Wascana riding from five of the registered political parties so you ...
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URSU Announces Fall By-Election

ATTENTION STUDENTS!!! The 2019 University of Regina Students' Union (URSU) By-Election is coming and it's your chance to be instrumental in providing direction to URSU on how best to support U of R students.  Consider running for one of the several positions available on URSU's Board of Directors or the ...
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Welcome to URSU and the UofR

Welcome Week Presented by SaskTel is DOOOONE so get ready for your new semester and all the headaches that can bring! Just kidding (well only a little) but we hope everyone met new people, had a heckuva time, and made enough memories of good times to get them through the ...
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URSU Endorses Knock Out Interest Campaign

On behalf of the Board of Directors of the Students’ Union of the University of Regina Inc. (URSU), I am delighted to announce that URSU hereby endorses the BCFS ‘Knock Out Interest’ campaign. As the cost of post secondary education continues to increase at a seemingly incessant pace, more and ...
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URSU Threads Program Helps Students Suit Up for Working World

A well-made, well-tailored suit can give one the confidence needed to enter the work world and excel after their university education is complete. When one is a student though the cost of a suit or business attire can be outweighed by the price of tuition, food, and rent. Therefore, URSU ...
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Sustainable Products Nothing to Sneeze At

We're always looking at ways to contribute to a healthier and more sustainable world. We recently purchased new facial tissues from Who Gives A Crap because they help in a few different ways. First, all of their products are shipped without any plastic or unnecessary packaging. Second, their products are made with ...
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Login Issues with URSU Classifieds

As you may have noticed, the URSU Classifieds website has undergone significant changes, including a complete code overhaul. In transitioning to the new website no user accounts or posts could be saved or transferred. If you previously had an account with the old website, your username and password will not ...
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UofR Students’ Union Responds to Tuition Increase

The University of Regina Board of Governors recently approved a 2.8% increase on tuition that would be effective September 2019. A post-secondary education is an investment that significantly improves an individual’s ability to contribute to society. It is vital that this opportunity remains as affordable and accessible as possible. The ...
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Results of 2019 URSU General Election Ratified by Board of Directors

Below are the results of the 2019 URSU General Election, which have been ratified by the URSU Board of Directors on April 23rd, 2019. Below you will find the winners of each positions along with the candidates that were acclaimed and the results of the referendum question. For more information ...
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URFA and U of R Reach Tentative Agreement

A tentative agreement has been reached between URFA and the U of R. URSU thanks both parties for listening to the students and reaching an agreement. The following is a joint statement from the University of Regina Faculty Association (URFA) and the University of Regina Administration.  “Members of the campus ...
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Students’ Union Services and Supports will Remain Operational if a Strike Occurs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE on March 23rd, 2019. A MESSAGE TO ALL STUDENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF REGINA This week, both bargaining units took time to meet and discuss their perspectives with students. We thank Dr. Jason Childs and Dr. Marc Spooner from URFA and Dr. Vianne Timmons and Dr. Tom ...
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URSU Responds to Strike Notice

The following letter was sent by the University of Regina Students’ Union to the bargaining units of the University of Regina Faculty Association (URFA) and the University of Regina Administration. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE on March 23rd, 2019. A MESSAGE FROM THE STUDENTS’ UNION OF THE UNIVERSITY OF REGINA INC. (URSU) ...
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Unofficial Results for 2019 URSU General Election

Below are the UNOFFICIAL results of the 2019 URSU General Election. Due to the significant volume of reports of voter fraud and the severity of allegations made against several candidates during the campaign and voting periods for violations of the URSU Election and Referendum Bylaw, ratification of these unofficial results ...
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Candidates announced for 2019 URSU General Election

The purpose of this General 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. All candidates listed below are running in the 2019 URSU General Election, any student whose ...
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SGM Gives URSU Members a Voice and Ten Bucks!

The 2019 URSU Special General Meeting is your opportunity as a member of the University of Regina Students' Union to make recommendations on the administration and strategic direction of your Students’ Union! This is your chance to address issues you’ve seen on campus, in the community or throughout your time ...
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URSU General Election Set for March 18th and 19th

The 2019 General Election of the University of Regina Students’ Union (URSU) has been set for March 18th and 19th. The Nomination Period running from February 11th - 27th, with an All Candidates Forum taking place February 28th. CLICK HERE TO GET YOUR NOMINATION PACKAGE The purpose of this election ...
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URSU Demands a Tuition Freeze

The University of Regina was recently ranked fourth in a Maclean’s magazine article listing the “18 Most Expensive Universities to study in Canada for Canadians living away from home.” The University of Saskatchewan also made the most expensive list coming in at number 10. This means the two Saskatchewan universities ...
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Leader-Post Foundation Helps Hungry Students Focus on Education

Regina, SK — This past Friday, the Leader-Post Foundation Inc. invested in the future of students at the University of Regina by donating to the URSU Cares Pantry. Its contribution of $5000 means the University of Regina Students’ Union (URSU) can continue to offer its members nutritious food items as ...
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University of Regina Students’ Union announces ratification of President

On October 17th and 18th 2018, the Students’ Union of the University ofRegina Inc. (URSU) held a by-election to fill a number of vacant seats on their board of directors, including the position of President. In the case of the presidential race, the URSU Elections Committee was tasked with investigating ...
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Surviving Finals Season – Pro Tips

We wouldn’t be doing our jobs of supporting students if we didn’t give students some helpful ways to ensure a successful study session.Here are some tips to get the most out of your cramming. Get Books The more you know… the more you can bluff during an exam. Books are ...
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Vice-President of External Affairs of the Students’ Union of the University of Regina Inc. resigns

The University of Regina Students’ Union (URSU) Vice-President of External Affairs, Heather O’Watch, has decided to step down effective Friday Nov. 2nd. "We did accept the resignation of one of our executives and we are sad to see her go,” said Acting URSU President Jermain McKenzie. “We hope that in ...
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2018 URSU Fall By-Elections Unofficial Results

Below are the unofficial results for the 2018 URSU Fall By-Elections. Please note that all results are pending ratification by the URSU Board of Directors. The results of the vote for the President position are pending investigation by the URSU Elections Committee. If you have any questions please contact the ...
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Use Your Voice, Cast Your Vote!

The University of Regina Students’ Union (URSU) is currently holding its 2018 Fall By-Elections and voting takes October 17th and 18th. This is your chance as a University of Regina student, and a URSU member, to have your say in who represents you as President of your Students’ Union. You ...
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URSU AGM Set for October 24th

The 2018 URSU Annual General Meeting is your opportunity as a member of the University of Regina Students' Union to make recommendations on the operations of your Students’ Union. This is your chance to address issues you’ve seen on campus, in the community or throughout your time as a UofR ...
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Free Funding Sends Student to Freie Universitat

One of the ways the University of Regina Students’ Union (URSU) helps their members excel in their educational pursuits is through its Project, Event, or Conference (PEC) Funding. This funding allows students to receive partial funding to complete a project, put on an event, or attend a conference specific to ...
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URSU By-Elections Announced for Oct. 17 and 18

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.  If you have any ...
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New Regulations for Student Events Involving Alcohol

To: All student association executives From: Pat Patton, Director, Security and Operations Re: Alcohol Functions - New for 2018-2019 As a result of changes to the Sask Liquor and Gaming regulations and updating of University processes, the following will need to be in place for all alcohol functions on campus ...
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Welcome Week Returns to the UofR campus

The biggest party on the University of Regina campus is back and people better get ready! Welcome Week, put on by the University of Regina Students’ Union, is the best time for students to let loose before school drives them crazy! With non-stop activities on the Green, tons of live ...
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SASKTEL KNOWS WHAT STUDENTS NEED

Get exclusive wireless, internet, and maxTV student deals, only with SaskTel! Visit sasktel.com/student for complete details ...
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URSU Responds to Cuts to University of Regina Athletics

The unfortunate reality is that the state of the university is changing rapidly before our eyes. In the current system of growing costs and reduced funding, cuts have become a yearly reality. The fact is that with zero increase over last year's provincial budget that saw unprecedented cuts of more ...
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5 Ways to Make Sure the Warm Weather Stays

The sunny weather has finally arrived but it is up to all of us to make sure it sticks around. Here are some helpful tips from your Students' Union on how to make the warm weather feel more welcome: 1. Starting tuning up your bike, straightening out your golf clubs, ...
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2018 URSU General Elections CRO Report

The Chief Returning Officer for the URSU 2018 General Elections has issued their report. To view the document please click here. For more information please email cro@ursu.ca ...
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Media Release from URSU Executive

ATTN: URSU Membership: With respect to the recently concluded Students’ Union of the University of Regina Inc. (URSU) General Election, the Elections Committee has just completed a very thorough investigation of several violations of the URSU Elections and Referendum Bylaw. As a result, the Elections Committee made the difficult decision, ...
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Unofficial Results for URSU’s 2018 General Elections

BELOW ARE THE RESULTS FOR THE 2018 URSU GENERAL ELECTIONS. ALL ELECTION RESULTS ARE UNOFFICIAL PENDING REVIEW BY THE ELECTIONS COMMITTEE AND RATIFICATION BY THE URSU BOARD OF DIRECTORS.   EXECUTIVE President WINNER   Haris Khan   962 votes Matt Fedler   413 votes Oleksandr Tsuprak    71 votes Vice-President Student Affairs WINNER  Jermain ...
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Candidates Announced for URSU 2018 General Elections

BELOW ARE YOUR CANDIDATES FOR THE 2018 URSU GENERAL ELECTIONS, CLICK ON THEIR NAME AND PICTURE TO READ THEIR PROFILES. VOTING TAKES PLACE MARCH 19th AND 20th, FOR MORE INFO EMAIL CRO@URSU.CA EXECUTIVE President Matt Fedler Haris Khan Oleksandr Tsuprak Vice-President Student Affairs Victor Adeolu Oriola Rylan Jensen Jermain Mckenzie ...
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URSU Board Releases Statement

Please go to the link below to open "URSU Board Releases Statement" Board statement re social media posts March 6, 2018 ...
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Petition to Vote on CFS Levy put forth to UofR Students

It’s time to talk about student fees and how they are affecting YOU! Every year as a student, you pay up to $106 dollars for student services. These amazing services include your campus paper, the Carillon; our amazing student centers: UR Pride Centre for Sexuality and Gender Diversity, the University ...
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Congress 2018 is Hiring for Event Support

Looking for a short-term summer job? Want to gain hands-on experience working in a professional setting and in an exciting, fast-paced environment? The Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences is recruiting close to 120 paid short-term contract workers to support the delivery of Congress 2018. The Congress of the ...
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Forgetting Fr*ckin Finals and Handling the Holidaze

Whether you’re up to your neck in study notes or getting ready for some holiday hibernation, it’s important to keep your spirits up and your heart rate healthy at this time of year. It can be hard to find time to even breathe during exam season and sometimes the thought ...
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Clothing Drive Means Business

URSU Threads Helps Students Make an Impressive Impression During URSU Sustainability Week 2017 (Nov. 6-8th), the University of Regina Students’ Union put on a clothing drive to collect gently used male and female professional attire for students at the UofR. In addition to giving students a chance to look their best, the ...
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URSU Sustainability Week starts Monday

URSU Sustainability Week runs November 6th-8th and it’s your chance to learn how to live more eco-friendly while also finding out about the different ways your Students’ Union reduce its impact on the environment. We’ll also be highlighting the various ways different groups and department promote practices that help the ...
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50 Years of Cheers, Beers and a Little Ringing in the Ears

Students, Staff and Faculty Flock to The Owl for More than Five Decades The welcome warmth of a hot meal, the comforting chill of a cold pint, the camaraderie of a cram session, the kinetic chaos of a cabaret — whatever memories you cherish from your college days, chances are ...
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URSU 2017 Fall By-Elections Results

Below are the results for the URSU 2017 Fall By-Elections, click on their name or picture to view their profiles. Thank you to everyone who ran and thank you to all who voted! These results will become official once they have been ratified at the next URSU Board of Directors ...
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URSU’s 2017 Fall By-Elections

Have a say in the future of your Students’ Union by running or voting in the URSU Fall 2017 By-Elections! Take on the job of continuing to steer your SU in a productive and effective direction by making sure the voices of students are heard! Already got a job and ...
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Welcome Week Makes Waves

Every year we at the University of Regina Students’ Union welcome thousands of new faces to our campus with Welcome Week. Throughout the week there was movies, music, munchies and more! Here's a recap of the biggest party of the school year! The eventful extravaganza began Wednesday (Sept 6th) with ...
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See where the summer takes you with these Sasktivities

Whether you’re enjoying a summer-long sabbatical from studies or just begging for a break between summer classes, it’s important to make the most of these sunny times. Before you know it we will wake up and it will be a frigid fall or we’ll be walloped by winter. Here are ...
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