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Statement from the Students’ Union re: Provincial Government Announcement

Today, the provincial government formally announced a new tuition framework for Ontario universities, including lowering tuition rates by 10 per cent, significant changes to the Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP), and revised compulsory ancillary fee guidelines. The Students’ Union believes that it is imperative that any tuition cuts are paired …

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This Week in the Students’ Union

To those who haven’t started already, welcome back to another semester at Wilfrid Laurier University! The Students’ Union wishes you nothing but success during the Winter 2019 term! With all that said, it’s going to be a busy January, with the #LaurierVotes election season kicking off at 9:20pm on Sunday, …

Letter from the President & CEO: November/December Update

As the semester ends, the Students’ Union is delighted to report on the successful completion of two major platform points tackling both financial difficulties and study space. Firstly, during my time as an undergrad I closely witnessed the struggles of my peers.  While there are various scenarios in the life …

Happy Last Day!

To all our friends at the Waterloo and Brantford campuses, we’d like to congratulate everyone on surviving the fall semester of school, and to wish you all good luck on your exams before heading off to enjoy the holidays! It can be a really stressful time for students, so here …

Upcoming #LaurierVotes Dates

With another #LaurierVotes student election season around the corner, here are the important events and dates for the 2018/2019 election year! Referendum Questions: October 24 (Opens) –  November 27 (Closes) Nomination Period: November 1 – January 4 Info sessions: November 14, November 21 and December 3 @ 10pm (Boardroom for …

Letter from the President & CEO: September/October Updates

The student life cycle is a rather interesting one. You rarely notice the rapid pace at which time moves when you are tackling midterms, participating in events, trying to eat properly and doing what you can to maintain a social life. The Students’ Union understands that the number of things …

Students’ Union President Releases Statement regarding Milton Campus

On October 23, 2018, the Ontario provincial government made a public announcement that they will no longer support the funding of post-secondary expansion projects. This decision has impacted three different universities and Laurier Milton project is included. The Students’ Union is saddened by the news which has evidently casted a …

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