ULSU 2017 General Election Information


Nomination Forms & Information Booklet

  • Available in room SU180
  • If you are running for an Executive Council position you are required to pay a $20 deposit when you submit your nomination form. This deposit is returnable if the candidate receives a minimum of 10% of the votes for that position.

ULSU General Election Dates for February/March 2017

Nominations open:    Monday, February 6, 2017 at 8:30 am
Nominations close:    Thursday, February 16, 2017 at 3:00 pm
Orientation meeting:    Thursday, February 16, 2017 at 5:00 pm in Galileo's
Campaigning begins:    Saturday, February 25, 2017 at 8:30 am
Campaigning closes:    Monday, March 6, 2017 at 8:30 am

Town Hall Speeches

Speeches are for all Lethbridge Campus positions, EC & GA
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at 12:15 pm in the Markin Hall Atrium
Thursday, March 2, 2017 at 12:15 pm in the Markin Hall Atrium

Executive Debate

Friday, March 3, 2017 at 12:15 pm in Markin Hall Atrium
Executive Council candidates will debate on issues important to students.  Ask your own questions.

On-Line Voting

Voting begins: Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at 9:00 am
Voting ends: Friday, March 10, 2017 at 3:00 pm
Results Announced: Friday, March 10, 2017 at 5 pm in the Zoo

Calgary Campus Rep

If you are a Calgary campus student please stop by your U of L office on your campus for an election package complete with a nomination form and detailed information.

ALL FORMS MUST BE FAXED TO THE ULSU LETHBRIDGE CAMPUS BEFORE THEIR DEADLINES FOR YOUR CANDIDACY TO BE VALID

The ULSU Lethbridge Campus Fax number is 403-329-2224

  1.  Nomination Form - DEADLINE Feb 16, 2017 at 3:00 pm

  2. Letter of Academic Standing - DEADLINE Feb 16, 2017, 3:00 pm
    All candidates will need to contact the Registrars office (403-320-5700) for a letter of academic standing. Please ask the Registrars office if they can take your letter directly to the ULSU office or phone the ULSU office for someone to pick it up.

  3. Financial Standing Report - DEADLINE Feb 16, 2017 at 3:00 pm
    Your financial standing report may be obtained via the Cash Office section of The Bridge Web Information System verifying that the nominee has paid at least 50% of their total student fees for the semester

  4. Candidate's Agreement Form - DEADLINE Feb 24, 2017 at 4:00 pm
    Calgary Campus candidates are not required to attend the Candidate Orientation meeting on the Lethbridge campus.  However, you are required to read through the powerpoint presentation and sign a copy of the Candidate agreement form as supplied in your election package. 

 Avaliable Positions & Complete Election Information

To download the ULSU General Election Information booklet, complete with details on all positions and schedule of events please click.

Executive Council Reports for 2016-2017

To read about what each Executive Council member has been working on this year please click.

General Assembly Reports for 2016-2017

To read about what each General Assembly member has been working this year please click.


For more information on the elections please phone the Students' Union office at 403-329-2222 or download the following ULSU Bylaws that include a complete description of positions and the election proccess: