Election and Voting Information

Seattle University Staff Council Nominations Are Open

During the nominations period (Thursday, May 11-Thursday, May 25), the campus community is encouraged to nominate themselves or a colleague to run for a seat on the Staff Council. Within the nomination, candidates will be asked to submit a brief statement of interest and photo for the voter’s pamphlet. Submit a nomination here

The seats open for the term July 1, 2023-June 30, 2025 are as follows: 

  • Academic area: 2 exempt and 1 non-exempt
  • Student Focus area: 1 exempt and 1 non-exempt 
  • Structural area: 1 exempt one 1 non-exempt
  • At-large members: 2 will be appointed, allowing the council to best represent diverse and underrepresented voices

For more information about elections or the history and structure of the Staff Council, please visit the council’s website.

The continued success of Staff Council depends on a robust collection of nominations across all staff areas. Please consider nominating yourself or a colleague!

Frequently Asked Questions

Election Process