Senate Election

2024 Election of District Representatives

We are pleased to announce the call for nominations for district representatives to the University of Regina Senate, for the following districts:

District 6 (Saskatoon) - Incumbent is not eligible for re-election

District 9 (North Battleford-Prince Albert) - Vacant

District 11 (Regina) - Incumbent is eligible for re-election

Background on the University of Regina Senate

The Senate includes 14 elected alumni members of the Senate representing 11 electoral districts.

Because of its broad public representation, the Senate has been described as the University’s “window on the world.” Its functions in this respect are of the utmost importance. Its general focus is the academic welfare of the institution and, within this area, it has a variety of duties and powers. Most of the broader issues of academic policy within the University are reserved for its approval. In another role, it acts as an ultimate appeal body in academic affairs.

Nomination Information

All alumni are eligible to be nominated for election as a member of Senate. If elected, service is for a 3-year term commencing July 1, 2024.

There are typically three Senate meetings held per academic year - in the Fall, Winter, and Spring. An orietnation session is held for new Senators in conjunctions with the Fall meeting.

The Senate seeks representation from every sector of the community inclyding business, academia, and cultural communities with a view to engaging in the wider community locally, regionally, and nationally.

Nomination Forms

The following forms must be completed and submitted to by Monday, April 15, 2024.

Nomination Form
Biographical Information