Student Government Elections

Want to get more involved? Serve UTMB? The Student Government Association allows you to do all that and so much more! We encourage you to consider running for a position for your school. 

Spring Elections are now closed, fall election information will be posted in July.


Spring 2018 - Student Government Association

Elections

 

Students interested in running for Student Government Association positions must sign up in The Office of Student Life. Election packets (including all rules) will be handed out at time of sign up. Students cannot campaign for office until they have officially registered as a Candidate or before April 2. All campaigning must end April 6.  If a candidate cannot physically fill out paper in the Office of Student Life, they must request the paperwork via email from Courtney Carr at CCCarr@utmb.edu.

 Self-Nomination Period

March 19- March 30

All nominations must be made in the Office of Student Life or via email by 5:00 pm on 3/30/2018.

 Campaigning Period

April 2- April 6

Candidates can only begin campaigning once they have nominated themselves by submitting an election packet to Student Life. Campaigning may only occur during the above time frame. Campaigning must conclude on April 6.

 Election Date

April 9 from 8:00am – 11:59pm

Elections will take place on-line, all students will receive an email link for voting on the morning of April 9.

 Election Results

April 10

Results of the election will be announced via email on April 10. If needed, the run-off election will be announced in the same email.

 Run-off Election Date

April 13 from 8:00am – 11:59pm
Run-off election will take place, only if needed, on-line and all students will receive an email link for voting on the morning of April 13.

Positions Available:

Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences (GSBS)

2 Student Senator Positions
1 Alternate Senator

School of Health Professions (SHP)

7 Student Senator Positions
1 Alternate Senator

School of Nursing (SON)

9 Student Senator Positions
1 Alternate Senator

School of Medicine (SOM) - Class of 2019

President (Senator),
Vice President (Senator),
Secretary/Treasurer (Alternate Senator)
(3 SGA positions in total)

School of Medicine (SOM) - Class of 2020

President (Senator), 
Vice President (Senator), 
Secretary/Treasurer (Alternate Senator) 
(3 SGA positions in total)

School of Medicine (SOM) - Class of 2021

President (Senator), 
Vice President (Senator), 
Secretary/Treasurer (Alternate Senator) 
(3 SGA positions in total)

1 Curriculum Representative Per Class


For additional information, stop by the Office of Student Life in the Jamail Student Center or contact Student Life,  studentlife@utmb.edu or 409-747-9057.

 

To view digital copy of the full election packet including rules, click here.


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