Elections Notice


Notice to Members: Spring 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 Spring 2018 elections for the following positions:


Positions Available: Seats

Executive:

  • President – 1
  • Vice-President, Internal and Services – 1
  • Vice-President, University Affairs – 1
  • Vice-President, External – 1
  • Vice-President, Equity – 1
  • Vice-President, Campus Life – 1
  • Vice-President, Professional Faculties – 1


Division I Directors:

  • Innis College – 1
  • Woodsworth College – 3
  • The University of Trinity College – 1
  • University College – 3
  • Victoria University in the University of Toronto – 2
  • St. Michael’s College – 3


Division II Directors:

  • Faculty of Applied Sciences and Engineering – 3
  • Faculty of Dentistry – 1
  • Faculty of Nursing – 1
  • Toronto School of Theology – 1


Academic Directors:

  • Computer Science – 1
  • Humanities – 1
  • Life Sciences – 1
  • Mathematical and Physical Sciences – 1
  • Rotman Commerce – 1
  • Social Sciences – 1


Two (2) Professional Faculty Directors at-large from any two (2) of the following  Professional Faculties:

  • Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering
  • Faculty of Dentistry
  • Faculty of Medicine
  • Faculty of Music
  • Faculty of Nursing
  • Leslie L. Dan Faculty of Pharmacy
  • Faculty of Kinesiology and Physical Education
  • Faculty of Law
  • Faculty of Architecture, Landscape and Design
  • Toronto School of Theology

Election Dates are as follows:

Nomination Period: Monday, Monday March 5th, 09:00 am to Friday, March 16th, 05:00 pm

Silent Period: Friday, March 16th, 05:00 pm to Monday, March 19th, 09:00 am

All Candidates Meeting: Sunday, March 18th, 01:00pm at Galbraith Building (35 St. George St.) Room 119.


Campaign Period:

In-person campaigning:
Monday, March 19th, 09:00 am to Sunday, March 25th, 06:00 pm

Online campaigning:
Monday, March 19th, 09:00 am to Thursday, March 28th, 06:00pm

Voting Period:
Monday,
March 26th, 12:00 am (midnight) to Wednesday, March 28th, 06:00 pm


*Note: Vote online at utsu.simplyvoting.com.  Online voting opens March 26th 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 – 3
  • Architecture and Visual Studies Students’ Union – 1
  • Faculty of Music Undergraduate Association – 1
  • Kinesiology and Physical Education Undergraduate Association – 1
  • Medical Society – 1
  • Students’ Law Society – 1
  • Undergraduate Pharmacy Society – 1

Questions:

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