CLICK HERE FOR INFORMATION ON THE 2018 URSU BY-ELECTIONS

This page serves as a resource for elections of the University of Regina Students’ Union (URSU). This page includes most of the information you need to run or vote in an election. If you have any questions or experience difficulties voting please contact the Chief Returning Officer by emailing cro@ursu.ca.

Eligible Positions

The purpose of this election is to fill all representative positions of the University of Regina Students’ Union Executive Committee and Board of Directors, as well as, Senate, University Council, and Executive of Council.

EXECUTIVE

President

Vice-President Student Affairs

Vice-President Operations and Finance

Vice-President External Affairs

 

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Aboriginal Students

Campion College

Faculty of Arts

Faculty of Business Administration

Faculty of Education

Faculty of Engineering

Faculty of Media, Art, and Performance

Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research

Faculty of Kinesiology and Health Studies

Faculty of Nursing

Faculty of Science

Faculty of Social Work

First Nations’ University of Canada

Francophone Students

International Students

LGBTQ Students

Luther College

Part Time Students

Students’ with Disabilities

Women Students

 

SENATE

Six positions available

 

UNIVERSITY COUNCIL

Arts – 8 seats available

Business – 9 seats available

Education – 8 seats available

Engineering – 6 seats available

Fine Arts – 2 seats available

Kinesiology – 3 seats available

Nursing – 4 seats available

Science – 5 seats available

Social Work – 5 seats available

Continuing Education – 1 seat available

Graduate – 9 seats available

 

EXECUTIVE OF COUNCIL

One position available per faculty.

 

 

Schedule

This is the tentative schedule of events and deadlines for the Fall 2017 URSU By-Election. Please note:

  • The Election Info Session is for those interested in being a candidate.
  • The All Candidates’ URSU Q&A and the All Candidates’ Meeting are for those who are nominated and become candidates.
  • The All Candidates’ Forum is for all candidates and for any student who wishes to ask a candidate a question or hear a candidate’s platform.

Guidelines & Policies

Voting

Students will only be able to vote for positions in the constituencies that apply to them. All students will still have the chance to vote for executive positions, and a few other general positions. For example:

  • If you are a Fine Arts student, vote for the Fine Arts Director
  • If you are a Campion student in the Faculty of Arts, vote for the Campion Director AND the Arts Director.
  • If you are a Graduate student through Campion College in the Faculty of Arts, vote for the Grad Director, Campion Director, AND Faculty of Arts Director.

The questions on the ballot will say who is eligible to vote for the question. If you vote for a candidate in a constituency that you DO NOT belong to, your vote for this position will be removed from the final count. Only your votes for constituencies that you DO belong to will still remain valid.

Students vote through UR Self-Service.

  1. Login using your Student ID # and PIN.
  2. Under the Student Services headline, there will be a link to the ballot.
  3. Fill in ALL the answers to the Ballot questions (that you are eligible for).
  4. Click “Survey Complete” to submit your ballot.

Previous Elections

 

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