ULSU 2021 General Election Information
All positions run from May 1st to April 31st. All candidates must be a registered undergraduate University of Lethbridge student. Please download our Election Booklet for detailed information.
- Due to COVID the packages & nomination form will be available online. 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. Please contact our CRO Cheri Pokarney regarding this at firstname.lastname@example.org.
ULSU General Election Dates for February/March 2021
Nominations open: Monday, February 1, 2021 at 8:30 am
Nominations close: Thursday, February 11, 2021 at 3:00 pm
Orientation meeting: Thursday, February 11, 2021 at 5:00 pm - online Zoom
Campaigning begins: Saturday, February 20, 2021 at 8:30 am
Campaigning closes: Monday, March 1, 2021 at 8:30 am
Town Hall Speeches
Speeches are for all Lethbridge Campus positions, EC & GA - online Zoom
Town Hall Speeches: Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at 12:15 pm - online Zoom
Town Hall Speeches: Wednesday, February 24, 2021 at 12:15 pm - online Zoom
Thursday, February 25, 2021 at 12:15 pm - online Zoom
Executive Council candidates will debate on issues important to students. Ask your own questions.
Voting begins: Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at 9:00 am
Voting ends: Friday, March 5, 2021 at 3:00 pm
Results Announced: Friday, March 5, 2021 at 5 pm - online Zoom
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. Due to COVID, election packages & nomination form will be available online.
ALL FORMS MUST BE FAXED OR EMAILED TO THE ULSU LETHBRIDGE CAMPUS BEFORE THEIR DEADLINES FOR YOUR CANDIDACY TO BE VALID
The ULSU Lethbridge Campus Fax number is 403-329-2224 or email email@example.com.
- Nomination Form - DEADLINE Feb 11, 2021 at 3:00 pm
- Letter of Confirmation of Registration - DEADLINE Feb 11, 2021, 3:00 pm
All candidates will need to contact the Registrars office (403-320-5700) for a letter of good 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.
- Financial Standing Report - DEADLINE Feb 11, 2021 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
- Candidate's Agreement Form - DEADLINE Feb 18, 2021 at noon
Calgary Campus candidates are required to attend the Candidate Orientation meeting on Zoom this year.
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.
Current Executive Council & General Assembly Reports for 2020-2021
To read about what each Executive Council member has been working on 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: