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Canadian Federation of Students

Alternate Name CFS ; International Student Identity Card ; ISIC ; National student health network ; OCR
Former Name Association of Student Councils Canada (1972) ; Canadian Union of Students (1968) ; National Federation of Canadian University Students (1957)
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
338 Somerset St W
Ottawa, ON K2P 0J9
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Intersection Somerset St W and Bank St
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free occasional parking on the street
Description and Services
Description (Service) National student association * provides students with an effective and united voice, provincially and nationally 
Services include: 
* reduced rates on sexual health products 
* variety of digital services 
* national student health network: health, dental and vision insurance plan 
* Studentsaver Card: national student discount program on everyday purchases 
* travelcuts: student fares on airlines and trains and student tour packages 
* ethical purchasing network 
* International Student Identity Card (ISIC): card around offering discounts for students around the world 
* handbook and dayplanner 
* student work abroad program 
* free online tax preparation and filing for Canadian post-secondary students
Hours Unspecified
Areas Served Canada
Eligibility College, undergraduate, graduate, part-time and international students in Canada * see website for each service's eligibility
Application Call, send an email, or visit the website for more information
Languages English ; French ; First Nations
Fees Membership - $4.43 per student per semester (2019)
Service Categories Discount/Rebate Programs ~ College/University Students ; Labour Organizations ~ College/University Students ; Online Tax Preparation/E-Filing Sites ~ College/University Students
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-232-7394
Fax 613-232-0276
Social Media Facebook Twitter YouTube
Primary Contact Sami Pritchard, Ontario Representative; Email:
Primary Executive Coty Zachariah, Chairperson; Email:
Alternate Executive Charlotte Kiddell, Deputy Chairperson; Email:
Other Details
Established 1926
Funding Fees - Membership
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Print Material Brochure
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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