What is WUSA?
The Wollongong Undergraduate Student Association (WUSA) is a 15-member council (plus 5 General Representatives) elected by the student body each September to take office on the 1st of December of that year. Presidency is elected for a 1 year period, with Office Bearers taking Council for up to two years. Every undergraduate student is able to run for a position on WUSA.
WUSA Council Meetings are held twice a month. Meeting times and locations are advertised in the WUSA offices. All students are welcome to attend these meetings.
WUSA Council and representatives
WUSA is made up of five general representatives and 15 office bearers.
Office bearers include:
- the President,
- Honorary Secretary,
- Honorary Treasurer,
- Event Coordinator,
- Education Campaigns Coordinator,
- Media Officer (also editor of the student newspaper: Tertangala),
- Welfare Coordinator,
- Women's Representative,
- Environment Representative,
- Queer Representative,
- Indigenous Representative,
- Disabilities Representative,
- External Students Representative,
- Mature Age Representative, and
- International Students Representative.
Membership of WUSA is free and available to all University of Wollongong undergraduate students.
All undergraduate students automatically have access to representative and professional advocacy services provided by WUSA