Media Relations

The KSA represents more than 19,000 students enrolled at the four Metro Vancouver campuses of Kwantlen Polytechnic University.

For all media inquiries, please contact the KSA's VP External Affairs, David Piraquive, at

Contact Info

David Piraquive
VP External Affairs
t  604.599.2126
f  604.599.2429

Media Releases

April 5, 2018
Huge Increase in Tuition for International Students Will Hurt

February 20, 2018
Students Thrilled with Historic Housing Investment

February 20, 2018
ABCSHistoric Housing Investment for Students in BC

February 16, 2018
Kwantlen Student Association Commends More Inclusive Application Process

February 13, 2018
ABCSBC Students Excited About On-Campus Housing Announcement

February 7, 2018
BC Remains the Only Province in Canada without Student Grants

February 5, 2018
ABCS Students Support Electoral Reform

November 24, 2017
ABCS The ABCS Commends Municipal Housing Initiatives

September 11, 2017
ABCS Budget Provides Relief for ABE and English Language Training

August 17, 2017
Kwantlen St. Farmers Market Launches at Minoru Plaza

August 9, 2017
ABCS ABCS Welcomes Decision to Restore Basic Education Funding

August 3, 2017
Statement on the Death of KPU Student Kiran Dhesi

May 31, 2017
NDP-Green Agreement Includes Wins for Students

May 17, 2017
Kwantlen Student Association Supports the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia

February 22, 2017
Welcome Relief for British Columbians with Student Loans

February 20, 2017
Black History Month Symposium

December 14, 2016
BC Students Condemn Trans Mountain Approval

March 14, 2016
KSA Supports Blue Dot Movement

March 7, 2016
The KSA Signs The Paris Pledge

October 2, 2015
KSA Applauds End of University Pipeline Agreement

July 2, 2015
Kwantlen Student Association Still Focused on Transportation Improvements

June 24, 2015
Kwantlen Student Association Rejects KPU Pipeline Agreement

March 11, 2015
Post-Secondary Students Say Yes to Transit Plebiscite

December 11, 2014
Kwantlen Student Association Votes Yes on Referendum Question

October 21, 2014
KSA Launches Move Our Cities Campaign

June 9, 2014
The KSA pitches in for the Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup

April 30, 2014
Public Forum on the effects of the Temporary Foreign Worker program on the skilled trades in BC