Spring 2016 Elections
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Deadlines and Events

Friday, 22 January 2016 Election Season Begins
Candidate Applications Live: Student Trustee | Student Senator | SORF Board Member
Reminder: Referendum questions may be submitted prior to the start of Election Season.(Submission Form)
Tuesday, 26 January 2016
Monday, 01 February 2016
7:00 PM (1090 Lincoln Hall) – Candidate Information Sessions
Candidates must attend one information session during Election Season.
Attendance at multiple sessions is NOT required.
Sessions for specific organizations and/or makeup sessions may be announced at a later time.
Friday, 12 February 2016

Deadline to submit a referendum question for the Spring 2016 ballot using the submission form.
(Must be done prior to petitioning.)
Suggested deadline for filing a candidate application in order to have adequate petition time.

Tuesday, 01 March 2016 11:59 PM – All candidate application forms and petitions are due.
Photos and Platform Statements are also due.
Friday, 04 March 2016 5:00 PM – Deadline to withdraw candidacy and not appear on the ballot. (E-mail: studentelections@illinois.edu)
Wednesday, 09 March 2016
Thursday, 10 March 2016
Friday, 11 March 2016 12:00 PM – Financial disclosure statements must be turned in by all candidates online to UofI Box.
  1:00 PM – Financial disclosure statements available for public review on UofI Box.
  4:00 PM – Deadline for filing candidate grievances
  5:00 PM – Unofficial Results announced
Saturday, 12 March 2016 12:00 PM – Deadline to contest election results
Monday, 14 March 2016 Public Appeals Review and Hearing
Certification of Results
Monday, 18 April 2016 3:10 PM (Illini Room A) – Organizational Meeting for the Senate of the Urbana-Champaign Campus
Dates and Times
To Be Announced
Student Government Organizational Meeting
SORF Board Organizational Meeting

Become a Member of the CSEC

Want to be part of University's policy making process? Want to know more about Higher Education Administration? Join us at the Campus Student Election Commission (CSEC) to support the system of shared governance between students, faculty, staff and administrators. Get involved with the annual student election and referendum.

Open positions are available immediately. Graduate and professional students in all majors may apply
(go to https://illinois.edu/fb/sec/4506302). Email studentelections@illinois.edu with any questions.