Elections Calendar

Vice-President External By-Election | 2017

  • Nomination Period for Candidates: September 19th, 9:00 am – September 25th, 5:00 pm
  • Information Session & Mandatory Candidates’ Meeting: Tuesday, September 19th, 5:00 pm
  • Extended Nomination Period (if necessary): September 26th, 9:00 am – September 27th, 5:00 pm
  • Campaign Period: September 28th, 9:00 am – October 4th, 5:00 pm
  • Polling Period: October 2nd, 9:00 am – October 4th, 5:00 pm

Winter General Election | 2017

  • Nomination Period for Candidates: February 1st, 9:00 am – February 8th, 5:00 pm
  • Extended Nomination Period (if necessary): February 9th, 9:00 am – February 10th, 5:00 pm
  • Campaign Period: February 13th, 9:00 am – February 23rd, 5:00 pm
  • Polling Period: February 16th, 9:00 am – February 23rd, 5:00 pm

Winter General Election | 2016

  • Nomination period for candidates: Thursday February 4th, 9:00 am -Wednesday February 10th, 5:00 pm (if necessary, extended nomination period from Thursday February 11th-Friday February 12th, 5:00 pm)
  • Mandatory Candidates’ meeting: Monday February 15th (tentative)
  • Campaign period: Tuesday February 16th, 9:00 am- Thursday February 25th, 5:00 pm
  • Debate Wednesday February 17th (tentative) for AUS Executive and Arts Representatives to SSMU candidates.
  • Polling period: Thursday February 18th, 9:00 am-Thursday February 25th, 5:00 pm

Winter Referendum | 2016

  • Last Council to approve referendum questions: Wednesday, February 24th
  • Last day to submit referendum questions by petition: Friday, February 26th at 5 pm
  • Questions sent out to students in both languages via listserv: Wednesday, March 16th
  • Last day to form referendum committees: Thursday, March 17th at 5 pm
  • Campaigning Period: Monday, March 21st at 9:00 am- Thursday, March 31st at 5:00 pm
  • Polling: Wednesday, March 23rd at 9:00 am-Thursday March 31st at 5:00 pm