The University of Toronto Students’ Union was founded in 1901 and has since acted as a central student government for undergraduate students at the University of Toronto. Students, and student governments, have a unique view into our university, our city, our province, and our country. The UTSU has recorded its 100-year history by keeping an […]
Last month we asked students to name our student-run Cafe at the new Student Commons. We received responses from 526 students, mostly consisting of boundless jokes. Suggestions ranged in quality from Brew of T to Memmel’s World Class Hot Bean Water to the Jitterbug (you can decide which ones we liked and which we didn’t). The winning […]
Ontario is currently divided into 107 electoral districts but the number of electoral districts will increase for the 2018 general election. Find information about your riding like, Electoral District Number, Area, Population and where to go for other voter services here.
There are many ways to vote in a general election or by-election. You can choose the option that works best for you. You can only vote once in an election. There are three simple steps to making voting as easy as possible: Use e-Registration to confirm, update or add your information to the Voters List. Check your Voter Information […]
Where you vote is determined by where you live. Your voting locations for advance voting and voting on election day are based on your address, which means you can only vote at the locations assigned to you. If your name and address are on the Voters List, you will receive a Voter Information Card by mail. It will tell […]
The next general election will take place on June 7, 2018. With e‑Registration, you can confirm, update or add your information to the Voters List in just a few easy steps. To register to vote in an Ontario election, you must be: 18 years of age or older, and a Canadian citizen, and a resident of […]
We’re working with the university to develop a new, ACORN-based opt-out system for the UTSU health and dental plan. The goal is for students to opt out through ACORN, and to have their refunds deposited directly into their student accounts. This is a long-term project, and the new system would be in place by fall […]
Starting next year, the UTSU will have an ombudsperson. If you’re familiar with the U of T ombudsperson, you’ll know that the role of an ombudsperson is to investigate and propose solutions to systemic problems. The UTSU’s ombudsperson will be appointed by the Board of Directors, serve a two-year term, and act independently of the […]