Our student union makes a difference in students’ lives every day. But it doesn’t “just happen” – LUSU is only as strong as students make it. That includes voting for the right people to lead our student union. Don’t stand on the sidelines – Learn about the candidates and vote in the LUSU Elections!
Voting days are February 5th, 10th, and 11th
We are proposing to the board that we move our elections to use an electronic voting system. To find out what the motion we are putting forward is all about, click the link below.Read the Motion
The LUSU Health and Dental plan offers reliable and affordable benefits to all Lakehead undergraduate and graduate students and their families. Benefits include prescription drugs, practitioners, dental, travel and accident coverage.Learn More
Your passport to the city awaits! Get anywhere in town all year for less than the cost of adding cheese to your burger. All full-time undergraduate students are automatically enrolled and can pick up their stickers at any time from LUSU.Learn More
The ISIC discount card is your key to saving money on everything from booking flights to buying laptops. Come pick up your ISIC card at the LUSU office and get access to some truly amazing deals!Learn More
LUSU's centres provide a supportive and engaging community for students from all kinds of backgrounds. Find like-minded folks who share your experiences and work together to make the world a better place.Learn More
Whether you're looking for a relaxing place to hang out between classes or a place to go with your friends on a Thursday night, visiting either LUSU's bar & restaurant or coffee shop is an unforgettable experience.Learn More
If you can imagine doing it, there's probably a club for it. Join others who are interested in the same things you are and have some really great fun doing it!More about clubs
Every year, Lakehead students take action to make our community a better, more just and sustainable place. When we stand together, we get results: fighting for students' rights on campus, protecting our environment, combating racism and sexual violence, and more! Learn about active campaigns, past victories, and how you can join in!More about advocacy
Learn new skills, meet new folks, have fun and make an impact. By working together through the student union, we can support our fellow students and help make Lakehead a better place for everyone.See opportunities
For Students, By Students.
The Lakehead University Student Union (LUSU) represents all students studying at Lakehead University. We are over 8,000 strong, uniting undergraduate and graduate, full- and part-time, and domestic and international students across Lakehead's two campuses in Thunder Bay and Orillia.
Founded in 1981, LUSU has been a part of student life for over thirty years. We're a democratic institution run by students who are elected by students.Find out more about us