We work with the organizations below in varying capacities, depending on what their focuses are. Our stakeholders do truly help us to create a better future for our students and we could not do it alone.
The Ontario government is a key stakeholder in the work that we do. We mostly work with the Minister of Colleges and Universities as this is where the majority of our asks are focused. Some work is also done with the minister of Municipal Affairs and housing, the Minister of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade and the Minister of Labour, Immigration, Training and Skills Development as they relate to some of our advocacy priorities dependent on the year.
Colleges Ontario is another key stakeholder as they are the ones that represent our colleges senior leaders. It is important for us to have strong relations with them in order for our voices to be heard.
Ecampus Ontario is an non-for-profit Organization that is funded by the Provincial Government. Their mandate is to work on online learning tools that will help to create a better digital learning experience.
OPSEU is the union that represents all College faculty and staff. They are an important stakeholder especially during negotiation times.
College Employer Council
The College Employer Council is the organization that represents all 24 colleges in Ontario during negotiations. Our relationship is important as we always want to remind them that students need to be at the forefront.
The Centre for Innovation in Campus Mental Health
The Centre for Innovation in Campus Mental Health focuses on helping Post-Secondary institutions ensure that they have adequate mental health supports and resources to provide the proper supports to their student body.
College Student Alliance
The College Student Alliance is another Provincial Advocacy organization that advocates on behalf of college students in Ontario.
The Ontario Undergraduate Student Alliance is a Provincial Advocacy organization in Ontario that advocates on behalf of University students.
Ontario Undergraduate Student Alliance
Canadian Alliance of Student Associations
The Canadian Alliance of Student Associations is a federal advocacy organization that advocates on behalf of College and University students to the federal government.
Canadian Federation of Students
The Canadian Federation of Students is an advocacy organization that advocates federally on behalf of College and University students.