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GSU Premium reimbursement guide for TAs

What you need:
•    Be a TA
•    Know your Employee Number or have the last four digits of your SIN
•    10 minutes

What you get:
•    $501.36

If you have been a TA between September 2014 and August 2015, as part of the union, CUPE 3902 provides up to $800 reimbursement for applicable health care expenses in the form of a Health Care Spending Account (HCSA). This can be used in conjunction with the GSU insurance plan.

One thing that all TAs can claim is the premium (the amount we pay the university) for the GSU health care plan. Many students are unaware of this and how simple it is to do, so below is a step by step guide for what to do. The process is relatively fast and should yield $501.36. Claims must be received by CUPE before the end of August. Any money left on your HCSA after August is lost. This process can also be repeated for other applicable expenses (See links at end of email).

To claim your GSU premium through the HCSA:
1.    Log into ROSI:
2.    Select Financial Account -> Show Invoice
3.    In the drop down menu for “Select Session:”, select 2014 Fall – 2015 Winter and then push […]

By |February 19th, 2015|announcement, email|Comments Off on GSU Premium reimbursement guide for TAs|

Internship opportunity at Walters Surface Technologies

Walter Surface Technologies is hiring for their internship program in Montreal to develop students to be their future leaders.

There is a huge opportunity for you to work alongside senior executives and management to grow your leadership skills through an innovative paid internship with Canada’s leader in designing and developing high performance products for the metal working industry.

You will gain firsthand management experience and will be able to support on key projects with a position in one of the following departments:

Research & Development

Apply at

Students from outside of Montreal will be provided with accommodation for the duration of the internship.

Complete your application!

February 23-25th record an “elevator pitch”, a video of YOU sharing your skills and career goals, at Walter’s booth in Kruger Hall!

Learn more!

Find out why NOW is your time to take the lead with Walter Surface Technologies President and CEO, Pierre Somers, and former intern, Ryan Boyd, on February 24, from 3-5pm at Kruger Hall!

WST – Internship program.pdf

By |February 11th, 2015|announcement, email|Comments Off on Internship opportunity at Walters Surface Technologies|

CSU Movie night, Thursday Feb 5th, 5:30 PM. LM 204.

If you haven’t seen the posters around the building, the CSU will be hosting a movie night tonight in LM 204 at 5:30 PM. Food and drinks will be provided, free of charge. So come on down!

By |February 5th, 2015|email|Comments Off on CSU Movie night, Thursday Feb 5th, 5:30 PM. LM 204.|

New Graduate Student Weekend / Mexican Cultural Night

New Graduate Student Weekend / Mexican Cultural Night.

On Friday Feb. 27th, ChemClub will be hosting the 3rd Cultural Night of the 2014-2015 academic year. The theme for this event is Mexican, so get ready for some spice!
This event will start at 6 pm and will be held, as always in the Davenport Atrium. Alcoholic beverages will be available for $2. Please remember to bring ID. Non-alcoholic beverages will also be served along side authentic Mexican food from Blazing Kitchens Catering. Entertainment will be provided by Mariachi Fuego. Afterwards, we’re headed off to a pub to finish off the night. Save the date so you don’t miss out!
ChemClub has scheduled this event to align with the 2015 New Grad Recruitment Weekend to give prospective students an idea of life in the UofT Department of Chemistry.

By |February 1st, 2015|Past Events|Comments Off on New Graduate Student Weekend / Mexican Cultural Night|

Mont. Tremblant 2015 Ski Trip

This year’s ski trip took place from January 29th – February 1st. Participants enjoyed 3 days of skiing/snowboarding, waking up for first tracks if they were particularly eager. At night, we relaxed in the hotel Le Johannsen in the village, at the amazing La Source pool, or went out dancing at Café D’Époque nightclub.

Hope everyone had a great time, and thanks for coming!


By |January 30th, 2015|Past Events|Comments Off on Mont. Tremblant 2015 Ski Trip|