Elections

Elections

ASUU Elections held every spring semester


The ASUU Student Government elections are held every spring semester. During the election, the ASUU Presidency, Senate, Assembly, and Attorney General are elected by the students of the University of Utah. The ASUU Presidency—composed of the Student Body President, Vice President of University Relations, and Vice President of Student Relations—run on a ticket, and all other candidates run independently. The elections are organized by the Elections Board. The Elections Director manages the executive elections, and the Elections Associate Director manages the legislative elections. Contact the 2018-2019 Elections Director and Associate Director with any questions.

Audrey Stegmen

Elections Registrar

Torri Peck

Associate Director

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.

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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 10, 2019, and ending on the final day of voting, February 27, 2019.

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Final

Voting will be open from February 24-27, 2019. Elections results will be announced in the ASUU Office at 1pm on February 28.

AdvocacyInformation on Presidential Candidates

Filing for the 2020 ASUU Election is currently open. If you are interested in running for the Presidency, please complete the Executive Filing Form. Information on candidates for the Presidency will be posted here when campaigning opens in Spring 2020.

Executive Elections Packet

Information on Attorney General Candidates

Filing for the 2020 ASUU Election is currently open. If you are interested in running for Attorney General, please complete the Attorney General Filing Form Information on candidates for Attorney General will be posted here when campaigning opens in Spring 2020.

File for Attorney General Attorney General Elections Packet

""Registrar Information

For questions regarding the elections process please contact a member of the elections registrar team.
Audrey Stegman

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. Information on candidates for Assembly will be posted here and sorted by college when campaigning opens in Spring 2020.

File for Assembly Candidate Legislative Candidate Packet

The current apportionment of Assembly seats among the colleges is as follows:

  • 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)

""Information on Senate Candidates

Filing for the 2020 ASUU Election is currently open. If you are interested in running for Senate, please complete the Legistlative Filing Form. Information on candidates for Senate will be posted here and sorted by the below colleges when campaigning opens in Spring 2020.

File for Senate Candidate Legislative Candidate Packet

  • 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