UWSA – University of Windsor Students' Alliance

Universal Bus Pass: Service Suspended for Fall 2020

Universal Bus Pass: Service Suspended for Fall 2020

The Universal Bus Pass, also known as U-Pass, that is negotiated with all three student unions and Transit Windsor, will be suspended for the Fall 2020 semester. Students will not be charged for the Fall bus pass and do not need to opt out.   Students that still require a…

UWSA Supporting Beirut-Lebanon #RebuildLebanon
  • UWSA
  • August 6, 2020

UWSA Supporting Beirut-Lebanon #RebuildLebanon

The UWSA expresses its deepest sympathies to all those affected by the recent tragedy in Beirut, Lebanon. A nation already suffering through a difficult economic crisis is now moved by this shocking event for which there is a devastating extent of damage – hundreds dead, thousands injured, and hundreds of…

Early Opt Out for Health & Dental Now Open

Early Opt Out for Health & Dental Now Open

Students can now opt out early from their Health & Dental plan, before the Fall 2020 semester begins, until August 14th, 2020. Students who choose to opt out early will have their health & dental plan fees removed from their student account. Health & Dental regular opt out is available…

Summer 2020 UWSA Campus Food Pantry Report

Summer 2020 UWSA Campus Food Pantry Report

During COVID-19, the Food Pantry became an essential service during the Summer semester to cater to the high demand of students that had lesser access to food due to closures of businesses, city services, and university services, and that had lost income due to job loss or lack of job…

A Statement of Solidarity: Our Commitment and Call to Action

A Statement of Solidarity: Our Commitment and Call to Action

The UWSA is committed to ensuring all groups on campus are fairly represented and to combat the issues with racism and discrimination marginalized groups, including Black and Indigenous groups,  face on our campus and beyond. As your student union, we stand in solidarity, with those who oppose racism, and are…

Student Unions Support International Students

Student Unions Support International Students

We must continue to support international students during this time. They are arguably the most affected by the lack of opportunity during this public health crisis. The UWSA, Graduate Student Society and Organization of Part-Time Undergraduate Students have released an official statement. Read the full statement below: For viewing on…

UWSA Calling on Uwindsor Administration to Conduct a Thorough Inquiry Into the Condition of Discrimination Faced by Black Uwindsor Students and Other Marginalized Groups

UWSA Calling on Uwindsor Administration to Conduct a Thorough Inquiry Into the Condition of Discrimination Faced by Black Uwindsor Students and Other Marginalized Groups

The UWSA has been made aware of the ever-growing issues of anti-black discrimination on campus. Specifically, recent media coverage of multiple on-campus incidents have called attention to the importance of heightened sensitivity from the UWindsor administration towards the needs and rights of its black students. It is UWSA’s position that…

UWSA Makes $15,000 Donation to Windsor Regional Hospital to Help With the Fight of COVID-19
  • UWSA
  • April 7, 2020

UWSA Makes $15,000 Donation to Windsor Regional Hospital to Help With the Fight of COVID-19

The University of Windsor Students’ Alliance has made the commitment of supporting the front-line workers within our community who continue to fight COVID-19 by pledging a donation of $15,000 to Windsor Regional Hospital. The UWSA, in partnership with the University of Windsor, St. Clair College, student government groups and alumni…

Statement on COVID-19 Final Grading Choices
  • UWSA
  • April 6, 2020

Statement on COVID-19 Final Grading Choices

On March 24th, we called for the University to implement a Pass/Fail system, extended Voluntary Withdrawal deadline, and a grade freeze/exam opt-out. On March 26th, the University confirmed 2/3 of these options: Pass/Non-Pass and an extended voluntary withdrawal deadline. After the University’s announcement, we immediately heard students’ frustrations regarding the…