Elections

Elections

ASUU Elections held every spring semester


2020 Elections Results

ASUU Elections season is coming in Spring 2021! University of Utah students can run for the ASUU Presidency, Attorney General, Senate, or Assembly. Candidates for the ASUU Presidency will need to file by 5pm on December 11, 2020, and candidates for Attorney General, Senate, and Assembly positions will need to file by 5pm on January 29, 2021. Filing forms for each position are open and listed below. Interested students can direct their questions to the ASUU Elections Director, Torri Peck, at tpeck@asuu.utah.edu. NOTE: Due to the evolving situation with the COVID-19 pandemic, aspects of elections season will likely look different than prior years. More information on pandemic adaptations/virtual campaigning will be available in the 2020 Elections Packets

Torri Peck

Director
 tpeck@asuu.utah.edu

Kiki Hudson

Associate Director
 khudson@asuu.utah.edu

From Start to Finish


In order to run as a candidate for ASUU Elections, you must be a currently enrolled student at the University of Utah. Certain positions have additional requirements, such as completed credit hours. More information on candidate requirements can be found in the ASUU Elections Packets, within Redbook (the ASUU Constitution), or on the filing forms themselves.

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First

All candidates must complete the ASUU Elections filing form for their desired race and pay a $5 filing fee (fee waivers available).

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Second

All candidates must complete a candidate training. All trainings, educations, and marketing requests must be submitted prior to the campaigning period.

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Third

Candidates will have the opportunity to campaign beginning February 8, 2021, and ending on the final day of voting, February 25, 2021.

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Final

Voting will be open from February 22-25, 2021. Elections results will be announced on February 26, 2021.

AdvocacyInformation on Presidential Candidates

Filing for the 2021 ASUU Election is currently open. If you are interested in running for the Presidency, please complete the Executive Filing Form and pay the $15 ticket filing fee (links below) by no later than 5pm on December 11, 2020. Information on candidates for the Presidency will be posted here when campaigning opens in Spring 2021.

Presidency 2020-2021 Candidate Packet

File for the Presidency
Pay Filing Fee

Note: if you require a filing fee waiver, please reach out to the Legislative Advisor at afeenstra@sa.utah.edu prior to the filing deadline.

Information on Attorney General Candidates

Filing for the 2021 ASUU Election is currently open. If you are interested in running for Attorney General, please complete the Attorney General Filing Form and submit your $5 filing fee (links below) by no later than 5pm on January 29, 2021. Information on candidates for Attorney General will be posted here when campaigning opens in Spring 2021.

Attorney General 2020-2021 Candidate Packet

File for Attorney General
Pay Filing Fee

Note: if you require a filing fee waiver, please reach out to the Legislative Advisor at afeenstra@sa.utah.edu prior to the filing deadline.

""Information on Senate Candidates

Filing for the 2020 ASUU Election is currently open. If you are interested in running for Senate, please complete the Legislative Filing Form and submit your $5 filing fee (links below) by no later than 5pm on January 29, 2021. Information on candidates for Senate will be posted here and sorted by college when campaigning opens in Spring 2021.

Legislative 2020-2021 Candidate Packet

File for Senate
Pay Filing Fee

Note: if you require a filing fee waiver, please reach out to the Legislative Advisor at afeenstra@sa.utah.edu prior to the filing deadline.

All colleges are granted one seat in the ASUU Senate. Information on candidates for each seat will be posted below once campaigning opens in Spring 2021.

  • College of Architecture + Planning
  • David Eccles School of Business
  • School for Cultural and Social Transformation
  • School of Dentistry
  • College of Education
  • College of Engineering
  • College of Fine Arts
  • College of Health
  • College of Humanities
  • S.J. Quinney College of Law
  • School of Medicine
  • College of Mines and Earth Sciences
  • College of Nursing
  • College of Pharmacy
  • College of Science
  • College of Social & Behavioral Science
  • College of Social Work
  • Undergraduate Studies

AssemblyInformation on Assembly Candidates

Filing for the 2020 ASUU Election is currently open. If you are interested in running for Assembly, please complete the Legislative Filing Form and submit your $5 filing fee (links below) by 5pm on January 29, 2021. Information on candidates for Assembly will be posted here and sorted by college when campaigning opens in Spring 2021.

Legislative 2020-2021 Candidate Packet

File for Assembly
Pay Filing Fee

Note: if you require a filing fee waiver, please reach out to the Legislative Advisor at afeenstra@sa.utah.edu prior to the filing deadline.

The ASUU Assembly is comprised of 36 seats proportionately allocated among the university's 18 colleges (17 academic colleges + Undergraduate Studies for undeclared majors) according to each college's most recent enrollment data. The current apportionment of Assembly seats among the colleges is listed below - the data will be updated at the conclusion of the fall semester, pending approval from the ASUU Senate. Information on Assembly candidates for each colleges will also be listed below when campaigning opens in Spring 2021:

  • College of Architecture + Planning (1 seat)
  • David Eccles School of Business (4 seats)
  • School for Cultural and Social Transformation (1 seat)
  • School of Dentistry (1 seat)
  • College of Education (1 seat)
  • College of Engineering (5 seats)
  • College of Fine Arts (2 seats)
  • College of Health (2 seats)
  • College of Humanities (2 seats)
  • S.J. Quinney College of Law (1 seat)
  • School of Medicine (2 seats)
  • College of Mines and Earth Sciences (1 seat)
  • College of Nursing (1 seat)
  • College of Pharmacy (1 seat)
  • College of Science (3 seats)
  • College of Social & Behavioral Science (4 seats)
  • College of Social Work (1 seat)
  • Undergraduate Studies (3 seats)

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Official Grievance Form