Board of Governors – Student Elections

The Board of Governors of NSCC holds elections to appoint two (2) student representatives to the Board each year. Terms are for one (1) year beginning in November. The 2016 Student Elections are scheduled to begin on October 3, 2016 and voting will take place online beginning November 1, 2016.

There are two (2) student appointments:

  • Metro Student – from one of the metro campuses
  • Provincial Student – from one of the campuses not based in metro

Regular meetings of the Board take place around the province on a bi-monthly basis. There are three (3) Standing Committees of the Board (Finance, Audit and Risk; Programs; and Governance) which also meet bi-monthly. Student Governors are asked to serve on one of these committees as well. Board meetings are usually three (3) hours in duration and Committee meetings are approximately two (2) hours.

Existing Student Governors have the option to run for a second term provided they still meet the requirements.


Nominations begin on October 3 and close on October 19. Late Nominations will not be accepted. For further information with regards to running for one of the two (2) Student Governor positions please contact Christabell Pinchin.

More Information

Christabell Pinchin
Secretary, Board of Governors
Executive Assistant, President's Office

Institute of Technology Campus
5685 Leeds Street
PO Box 1153
Halifax , Nova Scotia B3J 2X1
Phone: 902-491-6701
Cell: 902-237-0887
Fax: 902-491-4825

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