ASUWB Student Government Elections

NOTE: While the ASUWB 2022 Elections have ended, starting Fall 2022 you can reach out to the Elections Committee chair (asuwbpar@uw.edu) for opportunities to be involved with the 2023 Elections Committee.

Below is the historical information that, while subject to change, can offer interested students a place to start researching ASUWB Elections.


Make your voice heard - vote for your student government

All UW Bothell students registered as a part of the Associated Students of the University of Washington Bothell (ASUWB) can cast a vote in the ASUWB Student Government elections.

Virtual Voting and in-person voting for the Spring 2022 elections opens Monday, May 2 at 9:00 AM and closes May 5 at 11:59 PM. Voting booths on campus are available near the Plaza and Codex (between the library and bookstore).

To learn more about the candidates be sure to check out our Meet the Candidates page as well as ASUWB's social media accounts.

Questions?

For questions about the elections, contact the Elections Committee Chair at asuwbpar@uw.edu;  Elections Adviser, Julius Rodriguez at odriguez@uw.edu

Voter resources

Voting requirements

Students must say "Yes" to being a part of ASUWB on the ballot. This is the equivalent of registering to vote.


Information about positions

Check out thePosition Descriptions and Compensation Information to learn more about the paid positions you can campaign for. Review the Elections Policies and Procedures Packet for all candidate rules and policies.

While the standard application to run for an elected position has closed; it is still possible to run as a Write-in candidate! Fill out the Write-in Candidate Form and email the Elections Committee Chair Katie Ward at asuwbpar@uw.edu to officially state your intent to run.

The Spring 2022 Elections will take place both in person and online. Ensure you are following ASUWB's social media pages for updates on elections, positions, voting, and results:

If you have any questions, comments, or concerns, please do not hesitate to reach out to the Elections Committee Chair and advisers.


Report a violation from a candidate

If you believe someone has violated an Election related policy or procedure (see the Elections Policies and Procedures Packet) please submit a Complaint Form.

All violation allegations must be submitted through this form. Do not submit complaints via email.

See schedule below for the date that all complaints are due.

If you have inquiries about submitting a complaint or following up on a submitted complaint, please contact the Elections Committee Chair. More information is available on the elections violation page.


Election timeline for 2022

DEADLINE OR EVENT DATE
Candidate Applications open

Monday, March 7th
12:00 PM

Candidate Info Sessions

Thursday, March 10th
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
ARC 121 Located inside the ILO

Tuesday, April 5th
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
ARC - 121 Located inside the ILO

Thursday, April 7th
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
ZOOM

(Meeting ID: 980 4782 3790
Passcode: 304184)

Deadline for Candidate Applications

Sunday, April 10th
11:59 PM

Write-In Candidate Application Opens

Monday, April 11th

Grade and conduct check for Candidate eligibility Request

Monday, April 11th
5:00 PM

Note: Results may take up to 48 hours to confirm eligibility

Mandatory Candidate Orientation

Friday, April 15th
2 :00 PM - 3:00 PM
Founders Hall UW1 051

Campaigning Begins

Monday, April 18th
9:00 AM

Candidate Fair

Tuesday, April 19th 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Location: Promenade

Wednesday, April 20th 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Location: Promenade

Candidates Submit Videos

*See Elections Packet for more Info*

Thursday, April 21st
Due 1:00 PM

Voting Begins

* In-Person and Online May 2nd, 3rd, and 4th, Online only May 5th *

Monday, May 2nd
9:00 AM

In-person 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM MON/TUE

In-Person 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM WED

Voting Ends

Thursday, May 5th
11:59 PM

Campaigning Ends

Thursday, May 5th
11:59 PM

Candidates removal of Campaigning materials

Friday, May 6th
 5:00 PM

Complaint Forms Submission Deadline and

Financial Receipts/Forms Submission Deadline

Friday, May 6th
5:00 PM

Soft Release of Elections Results

Monday, May 9th
5:00 PM

Deadline for Write-in Candidates ASUWB Elections Registration Form

Note: Not available until April 11th 

Tuesdasy, May 10th
5:00 PM

Hard Release of Election Results

Friday May 13th
5:00 PM


Candidate resources


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