AUSU council consists of nine councillors elected by the AUSU membership, including three executive positions – President, VP External and Student Affairs, and VP Finance and Administration. General elections are held every two years, and the executive elections are held annually.
2018 General Election
The next general election is set to occur in March 2018. This is a great opportunity for students to get involved, to represent their fellow AU students, and gain some great experience!
The timeline for the 2018 election is outlined below.
|Call for Nominations||January 26 to February 7, 2018|
|Nominees Announced||February 12, 2018|
|Campaign Period||February 12 to March 6, 2018|
|Election Debate 1 (tentative)||February 20, 2018 at 1pm MT|
|Election Debate 2 (tentative)||February 22, 2018 at 6pm MT|
|Election Debate 3 (tentative)||February 24, 2018 at 1pm MT|
|General Election||February 28 – March 6, 2018|
|Special Meeting to Announce Results||March 8, 2018 at 5:30pm MT|
|Appeals Period||March 8 to 15, 2018|
|Council Changeover Meeting||April 10, 2018 at 5:30pm MT|
For more information about AUSU elections and election procedures, please review section 3 of the AUSU policy manual, which can be found online here.
Previous Election Results
If you have any questions or concerns about AUSU elections, please contact us at [email protected].