The General Election is where students can run for an Executive Team position (President, Vice-President External Affairs, Vice-President Student Affairs, Vice-President Internal Affairs) a Board of Director position, a Senate position or a Board of Regents seat.
Read about all of the available positions here: UWSA General Election Positions
UWSA elections, as per Section 3 of our Policies, run on a four week cycle.
Weeks 1 and 2: Candidate Nominations and Referendum Submissions.
Week 3: Campaigning.
Week 4: Campaigning and Voting.
Dates for the General Election 2018:
Nomination Period: Monday, Feb. 5, 2018 – Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018
*Potential candidates must pick-up and return their nomination form to the Chief Elections Commissioner between Feb. 5 and Feb. 15.
Nominations form will be available starting Feb. 5, 2018.
All Candidates Meeting: Friday, Feb. 16, 2018 at 12:30
Campaign Week: Monday, Feb. 26, 2018 – Friday, March 2, 2018
Voting: Monday, March 5, 2018 – Wednesday, March 7, 2018
Chief Elections Commissioner