Use this form to apply to:

  • be a staff representative on a University of Waterloo committee
  • join a University of Waterloo Staff Association committee
  • represent your colleagues as an Area Representative

Information and privacy: questions regarding the collection of information on this form can be directed to the form administrator.

Tell us about you
Application questions will appear once you select a committee.
Committee name * (required)
Please select the committee from the list below. If you don't see the committee name, choose "other" and enter it in the field.
Indicate the name of the executive search or nominating committee. E.g., Dean of Arts, VP Research.
Select your campus location.

The information that you provide is a key factor in the final selection of the staff representative. The selection committee will gain a better understanding of your qualifications and suitability for the committee work if the information provided is robust. Here are some tips:

  • Read and understand the Terms of Reference for the committee.
  • Answer all questions thoroughly; provide relevant examples of your skills and experience.
  • Tailor your answers to the position you are seeking.
  • Always check spelling and grammar.

If you are selected for the position, your application will be kept in the UWSA Office for the duration of your term on the committee.

Area Representatives Committee
To the best of your knowledge, select one of the following ranges.
Which committee(s) have you served on while working at Waterloo? Please describe your past committee involvement (committee name, role on committee, years of service, etc,).
Any other information or experience you would like the Nominating Committee to consider?

Good news! The UWSA Area Rep committee is an informal committee and your application will be approved, pending confirmation of your UWSA membership status.

By submitting this form, I acknowledge I have read and agree to the following:

As a UWSA Area Representative, I will:

  1. Commit to a term of at least one year.
  2. Familiarize myself with UWSA documentation.
  3. Introduce myself to staff in my area as their Area Representative.
  4. Attend Area Rep Committee meetings.
  5. Communicate to my area important information relevant to all Waterloo staff and those specific to UWSA members.

Note that your role as an Area Rep will be posted on the Area Reps section of the UWSA website.

Good news! The UWSA Fundraising and Social committee is an informal committee and your application will be approved, pending confirmation of your UWSA membership status.

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How did you hear about the committee? * (required)
Please tell us how you heard about the committee. This information will help us determine which communication channels work best.