Senate By-Election

Stay tuned for details on the WUSA General Election.

Click here to learn more about your WUSA student representatives.

WUSA is one of the most active and influential student associations in Canada, and our Students’ Council & Senate members act as representatives and are the voice of uWaterloo undergrads.

Important Dates

WUSA General Election nominations will be open soon. Learn more about the nomination process below.

Nominee Resources

Know a social advocate who would make an awesome leader? Or do YOU want to drive change that affects the lives of students at uWaterloo and across Canada?  

 


Have specific questions about running for a WUSA Governance position? Email exec@wusa.ca for more info and to chat with one of our current Exec directly. 

Feel free to reach out to your CRO for any questions we didn’t answer on this page! 

Voting Information

Whether you’re on campus or off campus, we’ve made voting simple.

  • During the voting period, you can vote online at vote.wusa.ca; or
  • This year all voting will be done online, no public in-person polling stations are available. If you are unable to vote online, please contact Chief Returning Officer (CRO) cro@wusa.ca to discuss alternative ways of voting.

We use a ranked voting system for a fair and more representative election.

vote.wusa.ca

Allegations & Appeals

An Allegation is an accusation made that a candidate has done something wrong during the Election period. Allegations are in place to ensure that procedures are being followed and the election is fair. Candidates are disqualified if they reach 11 points - check out point values in Elections & Referenda Procedures in the WUSA library.

Appeals are requests from the alleged to change the Elections and Referenda Officer’s (ERO) official decision.

Find violation complaint and appeal forms, and view allegations on the Allegations & Appeals page, during active elections and/or referendums.

Allegations & Appeals