Position Description for Fall 2020 NSE Election

The 2020 Spring University-wide Elections will consist of elections for Student Council, Class Councils, School Councils, the Honor Committee, and the University Judiciary Committee (UJC).

Please note: Student Council, UJC, and Honor representatives for Darden and Law are elected through a separate process by their respective school councils. Please contact the Darden and Law school councils to learn more about their election process. Darden and Law students interested in running for university-wide positions (e.g. Student Council President) should follow the UBE timeline outlined in the materials below.


Candidate Eligibility Quiz (Closes January 27th, 4:00 pm)

If you are running for an office in the 2020 Spring University-wide Elections, please make sure to:


Please note only some positions require petition signatures. The list of positions requiring petition signatures in the upcoming Spring election can be found below:

  • Student Council President
  • Student Council Vice President for Administration
  • Student Council Vice President for Organizations
  • Fourth Year Trustees President
  • Fourth Year Trustees Vice President
  • Third Year President
  • Third Year Vice President
  • Second Year President
  • Second Year Vice President
  • Architecture School Council President
  • College Council President
  • Commerce Council President
  • Education Council President
  • Engineering Student Council President
  • Batten Graduate Council President
  • Batten Undergraduate Council President
  • Nursing Student Council President

Please refer to the UBE Rules and Regulations to determine how many signatures are required for each of the above positions.

If you have any questions, please email the University Board of Elections at [email protected].