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The Standard Lease Template and New Rules to Protect Rental Tenants

There are new rules that protect you if you rent off-campus housing in Ontario. Starting on April 30th, 2018 a new standard lease template must be used for all new leases of rental properties in the province. The standard lease aims to simplify the renting process and provide clear, easy to understand terminology regarding rent […]

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Jan
25

Update on CUPE 3902 Negotiations

Earlier this week, the members of Unit 1 voted to set a strike deadline of 26 February. If the union and the university have not reached a tentative agreement by that date, a strike will begin. Unit 1 represents all TAs, invigilators, and postdoctoral instructors at U of T. The current Unit 1 collective agreement […]

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Aug
22

Notice of Annual General Meeting Motions Deadline

The University of Toronto Students’ Union (UTSU) Annual General Meeting is coming up! Any full-time undergraduate student can submit proposals for consideration, as well as attend, hold proxies and vote. In order to put items on the agenda, the UTSU must receive motions for consideration at the general meeting in advance. The deadline for receipt […]

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Jun
14

Clubs Carnival and Street Fest Registration Now Open

The traditional UTSU Clubs Day and Carnival has been combined into a new event, the Clubs Carnival! Come out and check out club booths, food trucks, inflatables, sponsor activities and more. The Clubs Carnival will take place on Wednesday September 6th from 3:00 to 6:00 pm on Kings College Circle.The Street Festival will take place […]

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May
04

Ontario Boosts Funding for Campus Mental Health Services

Mental illness is one of the greatest barriers to success at university. It’s also one of the most debilitating. At universities across the province, there is a desperate need for better, more accessible mental health resources. The resources that exist here at the university need to have the trust of students, even in emergencies. Yesterday, […]

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