Open Position Academic Program Rep

Position Overview

Job Title: Academic Program Rep

Campus: University of Guelph-Humber
Number of Positions:

Business APR(1), Community & Social Services APR(1),  Media Studies APR(1),
Early Childhood Studies APR(1), Psychology APR(1)

You will provide a consistent, thoughtful, and researched student voice. Your job will revolve around unbiasedly gathering, analyzing, and representing student concerns and issues. Your term will run from August 21st, 2021 – April 30th, 2022.


Specific duties will include:

  • Meeting with your Program Head and Academic Advisor at the beginning of the semester
  • Write all email copy in keeping with IGNITE’s guidelines
  • Attending Curriculum Committee meetings to discuss the student feedback you have gathered and analyzed
  • Updating students in your program about your Curriculum Committee meetings
  • Writing a transition report at the end of each semester
  • Maintaining open door communications with students
  • Attending check-in meetings with IGNITE’s Student Engagement Coordinator


APR positions are open to students in any year of study, students that meet the below criteria are eligible for consideration:

  • Registered as a full-time or part-time UofGH student during both fall and winter semesters
  • Maintains good academic standing

The ideal UofGH APR is:

  • Ambitious and excited to seek student feedback
  • Passionate about making positive changes to their respective U of GH program
  • Eager to learn and self-motivated
  • An individual with a long-term and strategic mindset


IGNITE Student Union (IGNITE) is a non-profit organization and the official student union representing more than 33,000 full-time students of Humber College and the University of Guelph-Humber.  With offices located at the North and Lakeshore campuses, IGNITE provides students with exciting events, essential services, and leadership opportunities.

Application Instructions

To apply, please fill out the form below. You will need to provide:

  • Letter of interest (maximum 500 words)
  • Resume
  • Unofficial academic transcript (no transcript needed for first year students)

If you have any questions, please contact Camila Ruiz Tacha , the Student Engagement Coordinator.

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