Running for an election is one of the ways to get involved in USG. Under this tab, 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 USG elections. This year, Cameron Moeller (firstname.lastname@example.org) will serve as the Elections Commissioner. He will ensure that the USG elections are administered fairly. Cameron will be a valuable resource for anyone who wishes to run. Please reach out to him with any and all questions.
Check out our NEW Guide to Running for USG here!
Depending on your position, there are a number of ways to run for a position in a UISG election.
Students running for election must follow the campaign finance regulations outlined in the UISG Election Code.
Q: Are there grade requirements to be eligible to run?A: Yes, all students must be in, and maintain, “good standing” with the University.