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.
UWSA 2019 GENERAL ELECTION CANDIDATES
Please note that some candidates (*) are pending approval.
President of the UWSA
Vice-President Student Affairs of the UWSA
Vice-President External Affairs of the UWSA
Vice-President Internal Affairs of the UWSA
Business and Economics Director
Environmental Ethics Director
Graduate Student Director
Theresa Mackey and Racheal Kalaba (Co-directors)*
International Students’ Director
Racialized Students’ Director
Recreation and Athletics Director
*Candidates pending approval, as we are waiting for the Grad Students list to verify signatures, or the claiming of a unmatched transcript.
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 2019:
Nomination Period: Monday, Feb. 4, 2019 – Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019
All Candidates Meeting: Friday, Feb. 15, 2019
Campaign Week: Monday, Feb. 25, 2019 – Friday, March 1, 2019
Candidate Speeches: Monday, Feb 25 and Wednesday Feb 27 at 12.30 PM at The Hive (tentative)
Voting: Monday, March 4, 2019 – Wednesday, March 6, 2019
Interested in running for Elections? Click here to download a Candidates Guide: 2019 General Elections Candidates Guide
OR pick up a printed copy from the UWSA General Office!
Chief Elections Commissioner
(Available by appointment)
Office Hours: TBA