Election Dates

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IMPORTANT DATES

February 26 — nominations period opens at noon

February 27 — election  info session 1
11:30am to 1:00pm, Library corridor
Need more information about the CSU and the role and responsibilities of being a board member before submitting your nomination package? Come to this information session to learn more about the CSU and to have all your questions answered!

March 6 — election  info session 2
11:30am to 1:00pm, Library corridor
Need more information about the CSU and the role and responsibilities of being a board member before submitting your nomination package? Come to this information session to learn more about the CSU and to have all your questions answered!

March 8 — nomination period closes at 12:00pm
Nominees must submit completed nomination packages to cro@csu.bc.ca or in the CSU Members Centre (Library 195) by this time. Nominations received after this time will not be accepted.

March 8 — candidate orientation session
3:00pm, Library 185
All candidates are required to attend this candidate orientation meeting prior to campaigning. The chief returning officer (CRO) will provide an overview concerning the electoral procedures as well as other relevant rules and important information you need to know before you begin campaigning. If you are not able to attend this meeting, you must contact the CRO directly to arrange an alternate meeting time.

March 8 — campaign period begins
Before campaigning, you must attend the mandatory candidate orientation meeting, at which time you will receive a copy of the candidate’s handbook, which will provide detailed information regarding campaign rules.

March 13 — candidates forum 1
12:00pm in CSU Members Centre (LB 195)

March 15 — candidates forum 2
12:00pm in CSU Members Centre (LB 195)

March 20 — polling period begins
Students can vote online at csu.bc.ca/vote starting at 8:00am. 

March 22 — polling period closes
Students can cast their votes online until 5:00pm.

March 22 — ballot counting
Ballot counting begins at 5:00pm in Dogwood 114

March 23 — unofficial results announced