Constitution, Bylaws, & M.O.A.

The Constitution, the Bylaws, and the Memorandum of Agreement are the AUS’s primary governing documents. You can find the documents below. If you have any questions about the documents, please contact the AUS President.

  • AUS Constitution– The Constitution of the AUS contains the mission of the AUS and describes the main functions of the AUS’s governance. The Constitution of the AUS can be amended only by a referendum (popular vote open to all members), which can be initiated by AUS Council or petition.
  • Consolidated Bylaw Book of the AUS (September 2015) – The Consolidated Bylaws are a compilation of the governing documents and policies of the AUS, including the terms of reference for several of our committees. Below, you can find the consolidated bylaws in separate sections, in a more user-friendly form. The Bylaws can be amended by a 2/3 vote of AUS Legislative Council or General Assembly.
  • Memorandum of Agreement – Because the AUS is an accredited and incorporated student association, this document outlines our relationship with and obligations to McGill University, and is renewed every five years.– Because the AUS is an accredited and incorporated student association, this document outlines our relationship with and obligations to McGill University, and is renewed every five years.