The affairs of the Trent Central Student Association are governed by an elected Board of Directors.

The Trent Central Student Association is the democratically elected student union representing all undergraduate students students at Trent University’s Symon’s Campus in Peterborough. Our non-profit union is governed by our elected Board of Directors.

Our mandate is to advocate for student needs and concerns through campaigns and services.

Our Board of Directors is comprised of 29 voting members.

  • Ten (10) of these representatives are elected through the five undergraduate college cabinets.
  • Two (2) of these representatives are elected through the Trent International Students Association and the Trent University Native Association.
  • There are seventeen (17) positions elected during campus-wide elections; eight (8) Equity Commissioners, two (2) First Year Commissioners, two (2) Part-Time Students Commissioners and five (5) Executives.

Elections are held each Spring in March. If you are interested in the possibility of holding a position on our Board of Directors, please email for more information.