UWSA elections, as per Section 3 of our Policies, run on a four week cycle.
Weeks 1 and 2: Candidate Nominations and Referendum Submissions.
Download the nomination form here on Monday, Sept. 26
Week 3: Campaigning.
Week 4: Campaigning and Voting.
The By-Election is where students can run for vacant positions that were not filled in the General Election cycle.
September 26: Nomination Period Begins.
October 6: Nomination Forms Due by 6:00 PM
October 7: All candidates meeting in the UWSA Boardroom at 12:30
October 17: UWSA By-Election Campaigning Begins
October 24, 25, 26: Voting
General Election 2017
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.
February 6: Nomination Period Begins. Download the form here:
UWSA General Election Nomination Form 2017
*Forms are also available in our general office
February 16: Nomination Forms Due by 6:00 PM
February 17: All Candidates meeting at 12:30 p.m. in the UWSA Boardroom
February 27: UWSA General Election Campaigning Begins
March 6, 7, 8: Voting
All Candidate Speeches:
Monday, February 27 at 12:30 in The Hive
Wednesday, March 1 at 12:30 in The Hive
*The CEC will determine who will speak at each session.
Monday, March 6 | Tuesday, March 7 | Wednesday, March 8:
Riddell Atrium M/T/W 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Buhler Centre M/T/W 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
UIC 527 Selkirk Ave Campus M/T/W 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Monday, March 6| 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. at Richardson College
Tuesday, March 7 | 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. at Menno Simons College
Wednesday, March 8 | 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. at Duckworth Centre
*You will need your Winnipeg Student ID to vote.
The Annual General Meeting is March 29, 2017 12:30 p.m. in The Hive
*Please find 2017 UWSA General Election Complaints/Bylaw violations here: 2017 UWSA General Election Complaints
Chief Elections Commissioner
0R03 Bulman Student Centre
Monday: 11:30 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.
Tuesday: 11:30 a.m – 3:30 p.m.
Wednesday 11:30a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Thursday 11:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Friday 11:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.