St. FX Students’ Union, also known as The U, represents all students at St. Francis Xavier University in Antigonish. The U was a founding member of ANSSA in 2003.

The Numbers

Undergraduate Enrolment
3,882 FT, 401 PT, 4,283 total
Tuition (Domestic): Arts -$7,626 Sciences – $7,626

Graduate Enrolment
97 FT, 598 PT, 695 total
Tuition: Arts –$7,692 Sciences – $7,692

International Enrolment
227 FT, 4.5% of total population
Tuition: Arts (UG) – $15,252 Sciences (UG) – $15,252
Arts (G) – $15,318 Sciences (G) – $15,318

Board Members

Annie Sirois

Annie Sirois

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Annie is a fourth year Honours in Political Science student. She served as VP External Affairs for the StFXSU before her current term as President. She is also the Vice-Chair for StudentsNS. Growing up in Ottawa, Annie has been immersed in politics from a young age which has fostered her enthusiasm for the field. Annie's priority for this year is to finally see the government invest in MSI coverage for international students in the province.

Zakariya Chatur

Zakariya Chatur

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Zakariya is currently a fourth-year student at St. Francis Xavier University pursuing an Honours in Sociology with a Subsidiary in Development Studies. Growing up on the East Coast has given him an appreciation for this part of Canada and the drive to see students thrive in his community. Serving as a Student Advocate before his term as VP External Affairs for the STFXSU, Zak has developed a high-level of enthusiasm for discussing post-secondary education issues. One of his top advocacy priorities for this year is to develop strong relationships with government and stakeholder groups that contribute to the conversation on a variety of matters, such as MSI coverage for international students.