The Student Representative and Partnership Program connects together like-minded students in each area of study in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences.
If you're studying in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, the Student Representative and Partnership Program connects you with other students in the faculty. Your community is led by your Student Representatives, who are elected student leaders that are responsible for advocating for you and building your experience at university.
You have the opportunity to:
To find out who your Student Representatives are and join your community, visit our canvas site.
If you're interested in developing your leadership skills and experience, you have the opportunity to apply to join the Student Representative and Partnership Program at the beginning of Semester 1 each year.
By joining the program as a Student Representative, you’ll get the opportunity to:
You can choose to become a Student Representative for your Department, Program, School or Faculty Committee.
As a Student Representative, your responsibilities are to:
There are a range of different ways you can complete your eight volunteer hours per semester. You can work on any activity that benefits the student experience in our community. Examples of volunteer activities you might like to work on include:
If you have further questions about becoming a Student Representative, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications for 2019 have now closed. Applications for 2020 will open in February 2020.
As part of your application you will need to write a 100-word statement of interest, which will be published on Canvas. This statement should tell other students in your area of study why they should choose you as one of their Student Representatives.
Below are some tips from previous representatives on writing a statement.