Student Government of Seattle University

Elections

 

SGSU positions elected in the Spring 2016 Election:

  • Student Body President
  • Executive Vice President
  • Vice President of University Affairs
  • Vice President of Finance
  • At-Large Representative (one)
  • Junior Representative
  • Multicultural Representative
  • Senior Representative
  • Sophomore Representative
  • Students with Disabilities Representative
  • Athletic Representative
  • Non-Traditional Representative

SGSU positions elected in the Fall 2016 Election: 

  • Freshman Representative (two)
  • At-Large Representative (one)
  • Commuter Representative
  • Transfer Representative 
  • International Representative

 

How to Seek Office 

We're glad you're considering launching a campaign to join SGSU. Seeking a position within student government is straightforward and easy! Follow the steps below to get your name on the ballot: 

  1. Pickup the signature packet (from Student Center 360) to declare candidacy
  2. Complete the online declaration form
  3. Attend 1 of 2 Candidate Information Sessions
  4. Campaign and attend at least 1 election event

Deadlines and Dates

Steps 1 and 2: Turn in signature packet and declaration form 

  • Signatures must be gathered and your Candidate Declaration form must be completed by Wednesday, April 13th by 5:00PM (EXTENDED TO FRIDAY, APRIL 15TH BY 5:OOPM!) 

Step 3: attend one of two Information Sessions

  • Info Session 1: Thursday, April 14th, 12:30 - 1:30 PM, Location TBA
  • Info Session 2: Saturday April 16th, 11 AM - 12 PM, Location TBA

Step 4: Attend at least one election event

  • Events TBA

ELECTIONS DEADLINE

EXTENDED!

Need more time to file your paperwork? We've extended the deadline to Friday, April 15th by 5:00pm!

Questions? Email Nick, Director of Elections, at SGSUElections@seattleu.edu

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Questions

No matter the question, we'd love to help answer it. Email Nick Chock, Director of Elections, at SGSUElections@seattleu.edu.

Want to ask us in person? Visit the SGSU office, Student Center 360. Stop by during the following times to speak with a member of the Election Commission – no appointment required!

Monday:

  • 11am-12:30pm
  • 2-3pm

Wednesday:

  • 8am-9am
  • 2-3pm

Friday:

  • 11am-12:30pm

Important Election Events

    Election Calendar

    View the entire election calendar here