Executive Portfolio

Chaired by: Chelsea Bian

The Executive Committee is composed of the nine executives of the AUS. It meets weekly to discuss the top-level organization of the AUS, its mission and goals. Guests are usually permitted with advance notice given to the Chair.

Academic Portfolio

Chaired by: Viola Chao

The Academic Committee is responsible for addressing all aspects of student academic life, including academic support, professional development, and wellness.

Administration Portfolio

Chaired by: Elisha Fu

The Administration Portfolio is responsible for overseeing all AUS property, including the Meekison Arts Student Space, and its day-to-day operations. The Administration Portfolio helps AUS achieve long-term organizational goals, and improve internal governance.

Engagement Portfolio

Chaired by: Renee Chan

The Engagement Portfolio is responsible for organizing all branding, marketing, and communications for the AUS. The committee is composed of the Marketing, Merchandise, Web Development, Analytics, and Media departments.

External Portfolio

Chaired by: Joshua Kim

The External Portfolio is responsible for all external relations of the AUS, including relations with the Faculty, UBC, Alumni Affairs, sponsors and philanthropic organizations.

Finance Portfolio

Chaired by: Linda Zheng

The Finance Portfolio is responsible for the allocation and disbursement of all AUS grants, including the Dean’s Grant, Club grants and conference grants. The Finance Portfolio is also responsible for advising on policies involving finance.

Internal Portfolio

Chaired by: Fatima Rua

The Internal Portfolio is responsible for overseeing due observance to the Constitution and Code of Procedures. This portfolio is also responsible for putting forth motions of internal policy, as well as elections.

Student Life Portfolio​

Chaired by: Himani Ahmed

The Student Life Portfolio is responsible for planning and hosting events for Arts students. They are also the contact point for various clubs and organizations who wish to host collaborative events with the AUS.

AMS Representatives

Chaired by: Romina Hajizadeh

The AMS Representatives look to promote transparency within the AUS and AMS and to educate all Arts students on the purpose of Student Governments and the resources available from them.

First Year Committee

Co-chaired by: First Year Reps

The First Year Committee is responsible for responding to the needs of all first year Arts students by organizing events.

Governance Committee

Chaired by: Kana Saarni

The Governance committee for regular review and updating of the AUS Code Procedures. The committee is made up the Arts Student Senator, the President, the VP Administration two AUS councillors, and two students at large