Elections Notice

Notice to Members: Fall 2018 Elections

UTSU is your Students’ Union and your voice on campus. UTSU is governed by a Board of Directors elected by YOU.  Our aim is to provide services and events that save you money, enrich your university experience, and to advocate for issues that are important to you. The University of Toronto Students’ Union is holding its Fall 2018 elections for the following positions:

Positions Available: Seats

Division I Directors:

  • Transitional Year Program – 1

Division II Directors:

  • Faculty of Kinesiology and Physical Education – 1
  • Toronto School of Theology – 1


Election Dates are as follows:

Nomination Period: Monday, October 8, 9:00 am to Friday, October 12, 5:00 pm

Silent Period: Friday, October 12, 5:00 pm to Monday, October 15, 9:00 am

All Candidates Meeting: Sunday, October 14, 7:00 pm

Campaign Period:

In-person campaigning:
Monday, October 15, 9:00 am to Sunday, October 21, 11:59 pm

Online campaigning:
Monday, October 15, 9:00 am to Sunday, October 28, 5:00 pm

Voting Period:
Monday, October 22, 12:01 am to Sunday, October 28, 6:30 pm*

*Note: Vote online at utsu.simplyvoting.com.  Online voting opens October 22 at midnight and will be open until the voting period ends.

To run for a position, please collect a nomination package during the nomination period from the UTSU office, 12 Hart House Circle.  Please keep in mind the dates and deadlines listed above.

Please note that the following Colleges/Faculties will be holding their own internal elections for their constituencies’ Director seats:

  • New College Student Council – 1
  • Students’ Law Society – 1


Contact the CRO at cro@utsu.ca. 416.978.4911 ext 241 for questions about voting.