Contact UsGeneral: tssu@tssu.caPhone: (778) 782-4735Burnaby Office: AQ 5129 / AQ 5130Harbour Centre Office: UM 134 Mailing AddressTeaching Support Staff UnionSimon Fraser University8888 University DriveAQ 5129 / AQ 5130Burnaby, BC V5A 1S6 


    October 25, 2018

    Fall 2018 Election – Candidate Statements

    Below are the candidate statements for the Fall 2018 election cycle.  You will receive a token to vote by email — if you do not receive a token, or you believe you were sent one in error, please contact Click here for a more detailed description of the executive committee. Opening of Nominations September GM, RCB 8100 (Wed. Sept. 19th) Closing of Nominations October GM, SUR 2740 (Tues. Oct 16th) Electronic Election Period (Emailed tokens) October 29th – Nov 2nd at midnight “Protest of Unfair Ballot” Period November 3rd – 9th Election Results Ratified November GM, HC 1415 (Thur. Nov 22nd)   Kiera J Anderson – MMC Commissioner Hi TSSU, Kiera Anderson here. I’m running for the Member Mobilization

    October 2, 2018

    Vote in the BC Referendum on Electoral Reform

    As part of a campaign promise made by the governing BC NDP and BC Green parties, a mail-in referendum is being held on whether to change from BC’s current “first past the post” electoral system. The proposed change is to a proportional representation system where the final number of seats a party receives corresponds with their popular vote across the province. The referendum is comprised of two questions: The first question asks if we should keep the current First Past the Post voting system or move to a system of proportional representation. The second question asks voters to rank three proportional systems: Dual Member Proportional (DMP), Mixed Member Proportional (MMP), and Rural-Urban Proportional (RUP). All of the three proposed systems

    September 26, 2018

    Nominations for Fall 2018 Executive Positions Open!

    Looking to become more involved with your union? Consider running for an Executive position! Nominations for the Fall 2018 election cycle are currently being accepted for the positions of Chief Steward I, Coordinator, Chair, Membership Mobilization Committee (MMC) Commissioner, Occupational Health & Safety Committee (OH&S) Commissioner, and Trustee I. All positions are open to any member in good standing and training is provided. Nominations close at the end of the October 16, 2018 General Membership Meeting. Please see the Fall 2018 Elections Information and the Fall 2018 Nomination Form for more information. Please contact if you have any questions!


Contact Us


Phone: (778) 782-4735

Burnaby Office: AQ 5129 / AQ 5130

Harbour Centre Office: UM 134


Mailing Address

Teaching Support Staff Union

Simon Fraser University

8888 University Drive

AQ 5129 / AQ 5130

Burnaby, BC V5A 1S6