Student Assembly Election - Fall 2019

 

Election Timeline: Election Calendar 

  • Candidate Information Session #1 - September 12, 2019 @ 6:30pm - Appel Private Meeting Room ABC (APP302ABC)
  • Candidate Information Session #2 - September 17, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - Appel Private Meeting Room ABC (APP302ABC)
  • Deadline for Election Registration - September 19, 2019 @ 12:00pm (noon) on-line registration form and completed petitions submitted to 109 Day Hall
  • Mandatory Campaign Meeting - September 19, 2019 @ 6:30pm - Memorial Room, Willard Straight Hall
  • Campaigning Begins - September 19, 2019 @ 11:59pm
  • Candidate Forum - September 26, 2019 @ 6:45-7:45pm - Memorial Room, Willard Straight Hall
  • Online Voting Begins! October 2, 2019 @ 12:00pm (noon)
  • Online Voting Ends - October 4, 2019 @ 2:00pm 
  • Challenge Forms and Expense Reports Due - October 4, 2019 @ 4:00pm - 109 Day Hall
  • Challenge Hearings - the evening of October 4, 2019
  • Earliest Results Will Be Announced: 
    • Friday, October 4th, 2019 with no challenges   
    • Monday, October 7th, 2019 accounting for challenges 

Become a Candidate 

Available Seats (8 total):

  • Freshman Representative
    • Four (4) positions
    • Requires 75 Petition Signatures
  • Transfer Students Representative
    • One (1) position
    • Requires 25 Petition Signatures
  • College of Architecture, Art & Planning Representative
    • One (1) position
    • Requires 75 Petition Signatures
  •  LGBTQ+ Liaison At-Large
    • One (1) position
    • Requires 150 Petition Signatures
  • College of Arts & Sciences Representative
    • One (1) position
    • Requires 100 Petition Signatures
  • Undergraduate Representative to the University Assembly
    • One (1) position
    • Requires 150 Petition Signatures 

Application Process:

You must do these 7 things prior to becoming a candidate:

  1. Review the details for the open position 
  2. Review the Election Rules to ensure your eligibility.
  3. Complete the online registration form.
    1. Include a 1250 character Candidate Statement
    2. Attach a photo (or have one taken of you in 109 Day Hall)
  4. Gather Petition Signatures (review petition requirements for each position listed above.)
  5. Attend the mandatory campaign meeting on Thursday, 9/19/2019 at 6:30pm, Memorial Room, Willard Straight Hall
  6. Attend at least one Student Assembly meeting.
  7. Apply for at least one Student Assembly Committee through the online committee form

Registration Materials:

Online Candidate Registration Form 

Candidate Petition Form

Additional Forms:

Elections Copies Colors

Expense Report/Reimbursement Form

Challenge Form

Rules:

Student Assembly Election Rules 

Postering Policy and Guidelines (general)

Postering in the Residence Halls (policy)