YOUR SOCIETIES

Societies are faculty-based groups that are governed by students who are elected by
their peers. Societies exist to provide meaningful opportunities for the students of their faculties to
get involved, build their skillset, and network with professionals!


BACHELOR OF
EDUCATION SOCIETY


BUSINESS & IT
SOCIETY


ENGINEERING
SOCIETY


GRADUATE STUDENT
COUNCIL


HEALTH SCIENCE
SOCIETY


SCIENCE
COUNCIL


SOCIAL SCIENCE &
HUMANITIES SOCIETY

BACHELOR OF
EDUCATION SOCIETY

ABOUT
The Bachelor of Education Students’ Association exists to organize B.Ed students on a democratic and cooperative basis to advance students’ interests. It provides a forum within which to share skills, expertise, and ideas, and to have an impact on educational, administrative, and legislative decisions that impact students. BESA facilitates cooperation among B.Ed students through the organization of services and experiences, and the development of a sense of community. Finally, BESA provides an opportunity to get involved with partner charitable organizations, as well as the wider UOIT and Durham Region community.

DOCUMENTS

2018-2019

CONTACT US
email@uoit.ca

BUSINESS & IT SOCIETY

ABOUT
The UOIT Business and IT Student Society shall: i. Represent and provide a legitimate voice for University of Ontario Institute of Technology undergraduate students in the Faculty of Business and Information Technology; ii. To promote and coordinate social, athletic, recreational, professional, and academic activities for its members; iii. To cultivate a spirit of interest, assistance and fellowship amongst its members; iv. To liaise with organizations of professional business people, the administration and faculty, other peoples and organization at University of Ontario Institute of Technology, on behalf of the business and information technology undergraduate student body; v. To work collaboratively with the USU Executive and Faculty administration to develop strategic plans as it may affect members of our faculty; and vi. Act within the principles of equality, freedom and democracy.

DOCUMENTS

2018-2019

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CONTACT US
bitsoc@uoit.net

ENGINEERING SOCIETY

ABOUT
The UOIT Engineering Students’ Society, also known as UOIT EngSoc, is the representative student body for all undergraduate full-time students enrolled in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science (FEAS) and the Faculty of Energy Systems and Nuclear Science (FESNS) UOIT. In addition to providing funding for engineering clubs and groups, UOIT EngSoc organizes professional development, extracurricular and sports events for over 2000 members, proudly representing engineering students at Ontario’s fastest growing university. Established and registered in 2003 under the Student Association at UOIT originally as a club and later in 2008 as a society, UOIT EngSoc is one of the largest and most active students’ societies at the university.

DOCUMENTS

2018-2019
Meeting Minutes
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March 11, 2019 View Agenda

CONTACT US
engsoc@uoit.ca

GRADUATE STUDENT COUNCIL

ABOUT
The Graduate Student Council (GSC) is a platform where graduate students’ concerns are heard by faculty representatives. The council ensures that the university is aware of the concerns of graduate students and advocates for resolutions and changes where applicable.

DOCUMENTS

2018-2019

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CONTACT US
email@uoit.ca

HEALTH SCIENCE SOCIETY

ABOUT
Formerly known as UOIT’s Health Science Council, the newly run group is relaunching itself as a society to better serve and represent all students in Faculty of Health Sciences. To meet the evolving needs of our students, HealthSOC (HSS) is committed to providing unique opportunities that will give an insight of the professional world of healthcare.

Given this, HSS strives to share resources that will enhance students personally and professionally through workshops, conferences, career-panels, and many others.

DOCUMENTS

2018-2019

CONTACT US
hss.uoit@gmail.com

SCIENCE COUNCIL

ABOUT
A society which represents all UOIT Science undergraduate students. Providing support to help achieve academic excellence and social engagements to create networks that will last beyond the undergraduate years.

DOCUMENTS

2018-2019

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SOCIAL SCIENCE & HUMANITIES
STUDENT SOCIETY

ABOUT
The SSHSS seeks to serve, advocate and represent students of the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities. From organizing social activities, to community outreach, and to professional development events, the SSHSS works to enhance the campus experience of FSSH students. Moreover, the SSHSS seeks to maintain and promote the status of Social Sciences and Humanities Students as full and equal members of UOIT. In working together with the SSH Faculty, UOIT Student Union, professionals, and the community at large, the SSHSS is committed to building and fostering a student-friendly, accessible, and equitable Downtown Campus

DOCUMENTS

2018-2019

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FAQ

How much funding are Societies eligible for?

Instead of direct financial support from the UOIT Student Union, Societies’ funding has been redirected to provide office space for the Societies in the new Student Centre building.

What are the rules governing Society Elections?

The guidelines for campaigns can be found in the Nomination Package

What is the Presidents Council Meeting?

The Presidents Council Meeting is our way to better understand the diverse needs of the student body. This monthly meeting is comprised of the Presidents of each of the Societies and allows us to gauge the voice of the students, receive feedback and disperse valuable information.

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