The TRU Students’ Union will be holding a referendum on the implementation of the World University Services Canada (WUSC) Student Refugee Program at TRU on November 21 – 23, 2018. Voting will take place in the TRUSU Lecture Hall. 

Referendum Resolution

The referendum resolution will be as follows:

Are you in favour of the Union collecting a fee of $0.85 per credit to be used to support the operation of the World University Services of Canada Student Refugee Program at TRU.

Voting YES to this resolution means that you are in favour of implementing the WUSC Student Refugee Program at TRU with a fee of 85¢ per credit. 

Voting NO to this resolution means that you are opposed to implementing the WUSC Student Refugee Program at TRU with a fee of 85¢ per credit. 

A minimum of 20% of the membership of the Students’ Union (approximately 1,800 students) must vote on the resolution in order for the referendum to be valid. To find out more about the WUSC Student Refugee Program click here. 

Referendum Timeline

Action Date & Time
Referendum Campaign Period Begins September 17, 2018
Referendum Polling November 21, 2018 8AM-4PM
Referendum Polling November 22, 2018 8AM-8PM
Referendum Polling November 23, 2018 8AM-1PM
Results Posted Online November 23, 2018

Contact Information

More questions? For more information about the referendum please contact the Electoral Committee via email at elections@trusu.ca