News & Updates

Executive Nominations Now Open!

If you are considering running for an Executive Position in our 2020 Spring Election for AUGSA, the self-nomination form is available on our website:

All of our Executive positions are paid positions and offer a wealth of knowledge and experience.
The President position offers $45,000 for a year of service.  Once again visit our website for details on the role of President or any of the roles outlined below. One of the roles is a sitting member of the Board of Governors for Athabasca University, requiring a lot of meeting time in Edmonton and Athabasca.

The Vice President Academic and Vice President External are executive positions offering $28,000 annually.  Although many of our meetings are online, the Vice Presidents in this category are frequently required to attend meetings in Edmonton.  

The Vice President Operations and Finance is a position requiring some skill in accounting. At AUGSA we use SAGE Accounting software.  A functional knowledge is a required skill.  This position also offers $28,000 for a year of service.

If you are interested in any of these exciting opportunities please fill out a nomination form and submit along with a 100 word bio and headshot photo to  

Executive nominations close on February 28 at 4 pm MST.

Once the Executive team is elected we open nominations for Council Members.  Please consider applying for one of our faculty representative positions.  Watch for the notice in your email.

See our Bylaws for more information on positions:

Also, see our Policies for additional information: