AUSU Update!

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– May 23: Ottawa Meet & Greet
– May 31: June course extension deadline
– June 9-11: 2016 Convocation
– June 10: Deadline to register in a course starting July 1
– June 14: AUSU Council Meeting
– June 15: July degree requirements deadline
– June 30: July course extension deadline

Apply to Join an AUSU Committee!

Want to get more involved with your Students’ Union?
Do you have ideas for engaging with other AU students?
Looking for a chance to get experience in committee or governance work?

Apply to be a voting member of the AUSU
Member Engagement & Communications Committee!

The MEC committee is a standing committee formed by AUSU Council to develop a strong connection between AUSU and its members, and ensure that all AUSU communications are representative of our goals and mission. The committee strives to promote content to provide members with a sense of community, a stronger connection with fellow students, a better understanding of AUSU, and a well-rounded university experience.

Typical duties include developing the AUSU communication plan, discussing and implementing means for member engagement, reviewing and assessing communication and service usage statistics, trends and demographics, as well as brainstorming and proofing AUSU communications.

MEC Time Commitment & Honorarium:

Members should expect to devote approx. 1-3 hours per week for email and related asynchronous tasks, and approx. 2 hours per month for a teleconference meeting.

The term for non-councillors on this committee will be approximately one year.

Non-councillors on this committee will receive an honorarium of $50 per month.

Application Process:
If you are interested in joining this Committee, fill out the application form and submit it to

You can apply no matter where you live – meetings are by teleconference and committee work is done online!

The deadline to apply is Friday, June 3, 2016.

If you have any questions, email or call 1-855-497-7003.

Ottawa Meet & Greet!

Come meet with AUSU executives and other AU Students in Ottawa on Monday, May 23!

Date: Monday, May 23 from 3-4pm UDT.
Place: Grill 41 in the Lord Elgin Hotel, 100 Elgin Street