Now is the time to opt-in. If you know anyone paying tuition fees, urge them to make the right choice and opt-in to all student levy fees that enhance quality of life for everyone on campus.
Unfunded 10% Tuition Fee Reduction will result in an approximate 4% cut to university budgets. Universities will be under pressure to outsource, cut services, increase precarious employment, and/or lay-off staff. Regressive OSAP changes will result in massive increased student debt and increased burden for mature students. Elimination of Rand Formula-style funding for student unions. Optional student union dues, ancillary fees, and democratic levies could bankrupt.
Today, the Divisional Court released their unanimous decision deeming the Student Choice Initiative unlawful. From the streets, to the court room, the students united, will never be defeated.