By-Laws & Policies

By-Laws & Policies

Mission Statement
As a student led-organization, our mission is to effectively represent and to act in the best interest of all Nipissing University students. We strive to promote academic excellence and social growth through various programming and advocacy in an environment of acceptance, inclusivity, and transparency.

Vision Statement
The Nipissing University Student Union’s vision is to actively improve all aspects of our services, events, campaigns, and programs. NUSU is committed to providing a positive student experience through the core values and representation.

(Approved by the Board of Directors February 1, 2019)


Governing Documents are the framework and structure of your Student Union. These are the ‘laws’ that the Student Union must adhere to remain accountable and transparent to the membership.


These by-laws were ratified at the October 1st, 2015 Annual General Meeting.

NUSU By-Laws (Updated)


If you have any questions about our policies, please contact the NUSU President at [email protected]

Board of Directors Policy (Dec. 22, 2017)

Clubs Policy (September 9, 2019)

Code of Conduct Policy (July 2019)

Company Vehicle Operating Policy (July 26, 2016)

Conference Policy (Aug. 23 2016).docx

E-Commerce Policy (July 6 2016)

Elections Policy

Employee Conduct Policy (Mar. 3 2016)

Food Bank Policy (Nov. 18 2016)

Hours of Operation Policy (Mar. 3 2016)

Medical Leave (Nov. 18 2016)

Overtime Policy (Mar. 3 2017)

Professional Development Policy (Dec. 2 2019)

Sexual Violence Intervention and Response Policy (Dec. 7 2016)

Student Health Plan Policy

Time-in-Lieu Procedure Policy

Vacation Policy (Nov. 18 2016)



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