Who we are

CASA is a national voice for Canada’s post-secondary students. Established in 1995, CASA is a non-partisan, not-for-profit student organization composed of student associations from across Canada. We represent undergraduate, graduate and polytechnic associations.

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Recent wins for students


investment helps First Nations and Inuit peoples attend post-secondary
invested to help youth get jobs
invested to establish a National Strategy to Address Gender-Based Violence

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Resources to Help Students Through COVID-19 Hardships

The Canadian Alliance of Student Associations knows how difficult COVID-19 is making life for students and recent graduates. As schools and businesses across Canada close for the foreseeable future, we have developed this list of resources for students and recent graduates seeking relief and information:
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CASA Supports Student Loan Relief in Government's COVID-19 Economic Response

OTTAWA, March 18, 2020 -- Today, the federal government unveiled its economic stimulus package to respond to the COVID-19 crisis. While COVID-19 is spreading, impacting the economy, and changing how students are completing their studies all across the country, the Canadian Alliance of Student Associations is pleased that today’s announcement includes relief for students and recent graduates entering into a tough economy
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We're Hiring a Communications and Public Relations Officer!

Position: Communications and Public Relations OfficerReporting to: Executive DirectorStatus: Full-timeCompensation: $45,000.00 (37.5-44 Hours) + Benefits (health, vision, dental, and RRSP matching)Posted: March 18th, 2020Closing: April 20th, 2020Submit application to: hiring@casa.ca Application must include:  Resume, cover letter, and short writing sample (i.e. press release, newsletter, social media example – maximum three pages)  
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Advocacy Week 2020: Investing in the Next Generation

At CASA's 2020 Advocacy Week, students from across the country headed to Ottawa with the goal of making students’ needs known and ensuring they are a priority for the federal government. They met with over 130 Members of Parliament, Ministers, Senators, and post-secondary stakeholders.
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