Get involved

Want to get more involved with student life? You’ve come to the right place!

Getting involved with Georgian College Students’ Association (GCSA) is easy. Each campus has opportunities for you to represent your fellow students and get more out of your college/university experience. All it takes is you – anything is possible!

Stop by the GCSA office and ask about the many ways to become part of something great.

The Georgian College  Students’ Association (GCSA) has numerous opportunities for students to get involved.

  • sign up for Tandempark to view upcoming volunteer opportunities supported by GCSA – sign up here http://app.tandempark.org/j/UBK4P7
  • become a part of GCSA by running for an executive or director position in the annual election (held in January) – visit the election page for details
  • join the SAA (Students’ Athletic Association) by running for a position in the annual election (held in February) – visit the election page for details
  • get involved on the GCSA Promo Crew to help promote and set up for events – email GCSA@georgiancollege.ca or follow us on Facebook for opportunities
  • become employed by a GCSA business such as The Last Class, the First Class Café and the Athletic and Fitness Centre – see the “Jobs on campus” link below for details
  • become part of the Orientation team by volunteering or applying for a paid position – visit georgiancollege.ca/orientation for details
  • volunteer to help out with the Georgian Food Locker program – email shannon.kelly@georgiangollege.ca for availability
  • join or start a student club – visit georgiancollege.ca/GCSA/clubs-associations for more information
  • attend a GCSA board meeting to learn how your money is being spent and to voice your opinion – email jacob.chevrier@georgiancollege.ca if you wish to attend

Barrie: Jobs on campus

There are many opportunities to get a job on campus. If you’re good with computers, you can work in the library or Printing Services. If you’re social and like to talk to people, you could serve in the TLC or work in the Athletic and Fitness Centre. If you know a lot about Georgian College, you may want to give campus tours for prospective students. If you like to help people out with school, you can work in Peer Services.

Some of the jobs on campus:

For more information, contact the manager of each service.

Want to get more involved with student life? You’ve come to the right place!

The Georgian College Students’ Association (GCSA) has opportunities for students to get involved with student life and special events.

To become a GCSA director

We accept applications for GCSA directors each semester.  Pick up a package from the Student Life advisor. Please complete the package and submit it by the due date. Learn more about becoming a GCSA director.

Other ways to get involved

Want to get involved? Have an idea for an event? Want to run or start a club? Talk to the Student Life advisor, we will take care of you, get you on the right path, and help you out! If you want to help run a GCSA event but not be quite as committed as a GCSA director, you can become a volunteer and get recognition on your co-curricular record.

Learn more about GCSA on our About us page.

If you want more information on an event, don’t hesitate to drop by and see the Student Life advisor, look for information on the GCSA bulletin board or check out the screen monitors on campus.

Want to get more involved with student life? You’ve come to the right place!

The Georgian College Students’ Association (GCSA) has opportunities for students to get involved with student life and special events.

To become a GCSA director

We accept applications for GCSA directors each semester.  Pick up a package from the Student Life advisor. Please complete the package and submit it by the due date. Learn more about becoming a GCSA director.

Other ways to get involved

Want to get involved? Have an idea for an event? Want to run or start a club? Talk to the Student Life advisor, we will take care of you, get you on the right path, and help you out! If you want to help run a GCSA event but not be quite as committed as a GCSA director, you can become a volunteer and get recognition on your co-curricular record.

Learn more about GCSA on our About us page.

If you want more information on an event, don’t hesitate to drop by and see the Student Life advisor, look for information on the GCSA bulletin board or check out the screen monitors on campus.

Want to get more involved with student life? You’ve come to the right place!

The Georgian College Students’ Association (GCSA) has opportunities for students to get involved with student life and special events.

To become a GCSA director

We accept applications for GCSA directors each semester.  Pick up a package from the Student Life advisor. Please complete the package and submit it by the due date. Learn more about becoming a GCSA director.

Other ways to get involved

Want to get involved? Have an idea for an event? Want to run or start a club? Talk to the Student Life advisor, we will take care of you, get you on the right path, and help you out! If you want to help run a GCSA event but not be quite as committed as a GCSA director, you can become a volunteer and get recognition on your co-curricular record.

Learn more about GCSA on our About us page.

If you want more information on an event, don’t hesitate to drop by and see the Student Life advisor, look for information on the GCSA bulletin board or check out the screen monitors on campus.

Want to get more involved with student life? You’ve come to the right place!

GCSA has numerous opportunities for students to get involved with student life.

To become a GCSA executive member

Elections begin in January for the following year. Pick up your election package from the GCSA office or Printing Services. Please complete the package and submit it by the due date.

To attend a GCSA event

Tickets for GCSA events are available in Printing Services, but most events are FREE! Just show up at the right place at the right time! GCSA events are posted under the GCSA events page.

Want to get involved? Have an idea for an event? Want to run or start a club? Interested in becoming part of the promo team? Email us, we will take care of you, get you on the right path, and help you out!

Want a job? Check out our ‘jobs on campus’ tab and apply for a job in the Den, Fitness Centre or Printing Services.

Orillia: Directors

GCSA director’s represent their programs to the GCSA executive. There is one director per program from all programs at the Georgian College Orillia Campus.

To become a GCSA director, pick up an election package at the GCSA office or Printing Services. Elections begin in September, with voting at the beginning of October.

Director duties:

  • serve as the primary liaison between the Orillia Campus GCSA executive and the student population
  • attend monthly GCSA director meetings
  • touch base each week with the VP Internal to obtain updates
  • show your school spirit, promote GCSA events, activities and initiatives and maintain strong communication with classmates

As an incentive for their time, directors shall:

  • receive a director shirt to wear around school and at GCSA events
  • receive an invitation to attend the annual year-end awards night – Dine and Bash
  • be given front-of-the-line passes to all GCSA events
  • be included in pre-sale of tickets to all GCSA events
  • receive free cover to all GCSA-hosted pub nights
  • receive a reference letter at the end of their term
  • receive an honorarium of $50 per semester for completing above duties

Download the GCSA director election package

Orillia: Activities crew

The Promo Crew is GCSA’s volunteer promotional team. Promo team members assist in promoting all GCSA events activities and initiatives, receive free cover into all GCSA-run pubs, an invitation to the annual year-end award night – Dine and Bash, are given front-of-the-line passes to all GCSA events, and get a reference letter at the end of the year.

To become a Promo Crew member, please visit the GCSA office or email the GCSA VP Public Relations at sac-pr-or@georgiancollege.ca.

Orillia: SWAT

The Student Welcoming and Activities Team (SWAT) are students who want to make sure new students and potential students at Georgian College feel welcomed.  SWAT members are needed for Orientation, Preview and Open House.

O-Leaders (Orientation day leaders are seasoned SWAT members. They generally know a lot about the school and student life and have been a SWAT member for at least one year. O-Leaders help with the organization of Orientation day, as well as Preview and Open House.

Why should you become a SWAT/O-Leader?

  • enhance your communication, organizational and leadership skills
  • make new friends and interact with incoming students
  • work in a team and leadership position
  • receive a reference letter for your portfolio
  • HAVE FUN!

If you want to become a SWAT/O-Leader, email the GCSA President, sac-pres-or@georgiancollege.ca.

Orillia: Jobs on campus

There are many opportunities to get a job on campus. Students are hired at:

For more information, contact the manager of each service.

Want to get more involved with student life? You’ve come to the right place!

The Georgian College Students’ Association (GCSA) has numerous opportunities for you to get involved.

You can run to be a part of GCSA – elections take place in January. Take a look at our about us page to get more information about GCSA and how to pick up your election package.

Want to attend a GCSA event – we have loads of them! Our monthly events are posted under the events calendar. If you want more information on an event, don’t hesitate to come see us or give us a call.

If you want to help run a GCSA event but not be quite as committed as a GCSA member, you can become a SWAT member. Click on the tabs to find out what exactly they do and how you can become one.

Check out the jobs on campus tab to apply for a job in the TLC and the Fitness Centre.

Owen Sound: SWAT

The Student Welcoming and Activities Team (SWAT) are students who want to get involved, volunteer with the GCSA, and make sure new students at Georgian College are having a good time. SWAT members are needed for Orientation, Preview and Open House. SWAT promotes positivity across the campus while providing support to anyone in need.

Why should you become a SWAT Member?

  • to enhance your communication, organizational, and leadership skills
  • to make new friends and interact with incoming students
  • work in a team and leadership position
  • receive a letter of appreciation for your portfolio
  • HAVE FUN!

Link to SWAT Application

Owen Sound: Jobs on campus

There are many opportunities to get a job on campus. Students are hired at:

For more information, contact the manager of each service.

Want to get more involved with student life? You’ve come to the right place!

The Georgian College Students’ Association (GCSA) has opportunities for students to get involved with student life and special events.

To become a GCSA director

We accept applications for GCSA directors each semester.  Pick up a package from the Student Life advisor. Please complete the package and submit it by the due date. Learn more about becoming a GCSA director.

Other ways to get involved

Want to get involved? Have an idea for an event? Want to run or start a club? Talk to the Student Life advisor, we will take care of you, get you on the right path, and help you out! If you want to help run a GCSA event but not be quite as committed as a GCSA director, you can become a volunteer and get recognition on your co-curricular record.

Learn more about GCSA on our About us page.

If you want more information on an event, don’t hesitate to drop by and see the Student Life advisor, look for information on the GCSA bulletin board or check out the screen monitors on campus.