The Douglas Students Union is run by 15 elected student representatives who make up the Board of Directors. They DSU is your resource for saving money, staying healthy and getting involved while at Douglas College. The DSU offers services such as: the DSU health and dental plan, Emergency Food bank service, locker rentals, day planners, and more. They also advocate for affordable and accessible education through campaign work (like Knockout Interest on student loans, and increasing Open Education Resources) and host a variety of event and campus life initiatives throughout the year. The DSU is here to make your college experience to be the best it can be. If you’re looking to get involved with your college community, then the DSU is the perfect place for you.
Every year, the DSU hosts an Annual General Meeting (AGM) for members to review the work of the students' union from the previous year. The next AGM is coming up Wednesday January 27th at 2:30pm. Check your Douglas College email for more details about this meeting and how you can join.
Students' Union elections happening every Winter semester, and if elected, terms run for 1 year. To learn more about becoming an elected DSU student representative, head over to the Douglas Students' Union website here for more information about the annual elections.