Running for election is one of the ways to get involved in UISG. On this page, you will find information about the positions for which you may run, the process you need to follow in order to run, and the strategies you may use to run effectively.
The Elections Commissioner is responsible for administering UISG elections. This year, Johanna Hetherington (firstname.lastname@example.org) will serve as the Elections Commissioner. Johanna will be a valuable resource for anyone who wishes to run for election, so reach out to her to have any questions answered. She will also ensure that the UISG elections are administered fairly.
For official elections rules and guidelines, please read the UISG Election Code. This website is intended to complement the UISG Election Code, but not supersede it.
There are a number of events associated with UISG elections, each of them making sure that the process is fair and that candidates are prepared to participate.
Students running for election must follow the campaign finance regulations outlined in the UISG Election Code.
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