CU-MSA ELECTIONS (2019-2020)

Your platform along with your qualifications will be submitted through the application form link below. After your nomination is approved, your platform will be posted here on the website.

 Election Platforms 2019-20

There are 8 Executive Board positions available for the 2019-2020 year.

  • President
  • Vice President External
  • Vice President Internal
  • Vice President Finance
  • Vice President Student Life
  • Vice President Services
  • Vice President Communications
  • Administrator

For the president position:

  • You have to have served 2-terms (semesters) or more in the CUMSA council
  • You have to get 6 out of 8 approvals from the current executive team.

For the other Executive positions:

  • You have to have served 2-terms or more in the CUMSA council
  • you have to get:
    • 5 out of 8 approvals from the current executive team in case the outgoing executive of the position you are running for approved your nomination OR
    • 7 out of 8 approvals from the current executive team in case the outgoing executive of the position you are running for did NOT approved your nomination.

Please note that the nomination & voting process for this year is going to be online. After filling the respective application forms below, your name, the position you are running for, along with your platform and qualification will be sent to the current executive team to approve. You will be notified afterwards of the result of your nomination.

*Vice-President Internal elections are done internally among the members of the internal committee.

 

Application forms open Saturday 16/3/2018. For the presidential nomination form, please click here. Deadline is Wednesday 20/03/2019 at 11:59 pm. For the other executive positions nomination form, please click here. Deadline is Friday 29/3/2019 at 11:59 pm.

By-election – For the VP Internal nomination form, please click here. Deadline is Sunday 14/4/2019 at 11:59 pm.

  • Saturday 16/03/2019: Application process for all positions starts.
  • Wednesday 20/03/2019 at 11:59 pm: Application Deadline for President position.
  • Wednesday 27/3/2019 at 6:00 pm: Town hall for presidential candidates is held.
  • Wednesday 27/3/2019 at 9:00 pm: Voting for president candidates open.
  • Thursday 27/3/2019 at 9:00 pm: Voting for president candidates deadline.
  • Friday 29/3/2019 at 11:59 pm: Application deadline for executive positions.
  • Saturday 6/4/2019 at 5:00 pm in UC 282: Town hall for executive candidates.
  • Saturday 6/4/2019 at 9:00 pm: Voting for executive candidates opens
  • Wednesday 10/4/2019 at 9:00 pm: Voting for executive candidates deadline.
  • Sunday 14/4/2019 at 11:59 pm: Application deadline for VP Internal by-elections.
  • TBD: Townhall for VP Internal candidates
  • TBD: Voting for VP Internal candidates deadline.

For any questions regarding the Executive Board elections, please contact the Chief Electoral Officer, Omar Khan, at elections@cumsa.ca. All the best