AUSU Update

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The nomination period is closed and it’s time to meet your candidates! These AU students are eager to get involved, gain experience, and represent fellow learners as part of an amazing team!

Check out the candidate bios and then visit the 2021 By-Election Forum to learn more about your candidates and ask them questions.

Now that the candidates are set, your chance to vote by email will arrive in your inbox on June 24th with voting open until June 28th at 11:59 pm MT.


The Indigenous Circle represents Indigenous students at the Athabasca University Students’ Union, as well as the greater AU community and advises AUSU on various matters through the lens of Indigenous students.

We are looking for up to thirteen AU undergraduate students, who identify as Indigenous, to join the Indigenous Circle at AUSU.

Duties include attending Indigenous Circle meetings held at least four times a year, reviewing proposals and providing feedback, and reducing the barriers to education among AU’s Indigenous learners.

To join the Indigenous Circle, email your resume and a summary of why you are interested to Governance and Advocacy Coordinator Duncan Wojtaszek at You must be a current AUSU member and self-identify as Indigenous to apply.


Happy Pride Week from your AU Students’ Union!

We’ve planned a week of recognition and celebration starting Friday, June 18th, including interviews, suggested reading, community highlights, a Pride-themed Open Mic Podcast, and more, so tune in on all our channels!

We’re also hosting an amazing social media contest you don’t want to miss! Follow us on Instagram, Facebook, & Twitter, and visit our website here for details!

AUSU will be hosting a formal Annual General Meeting on June 28th, 2021, at 5 pm MT.

All students are welcome to attend! Join AUSU Council and staff to review the 2021 Annual Report, audited financial statements, and highlights and achievements from the 2019/2020 fiscal year.

If you have any questions about the event, please contact