About Elections

About the Council

The NSU is run by a council of 7 students who serve the membership by providing services, hosting events, and advocating for Indigenous student rights and equality. Decisions and communications are done through weekly council meetings, and all members may voice opinions, and registered undergraduate students may vote.

Details about Council responsibilities, and about the core council positions are in the NSU Constitution.

Running for council

To run for council you MUST attend the Annual General Meeting when elections occur. You can pitch your campaign then with all other candidates, and then eligible members will vote for the new council. More details can be found in the NSU Constitution.

The Various Roles of the Native Students Union Council are: Firekeeper, Administrative Councillor, Advocacy Councillor, and four Councillors at-large. Fore more info check out our constitution.