Student Government Association

Spring 2016 Elections

Elected Positions

Executive Council: President, Vice President, Treasurer, Secretary

Class Officer Elections: One (1) Class President & three (3) Class Officers for each class.

Interest Meeting

An interest meeting for the General and Class Elections will be held immediately following the Senate meeting on TBD.

Application Period

Applications will be available in the Office of Student Life, 3rd floor Slane.

Executive Council Applications DUE Wednesday, March 16 by 5:00 PM.

Class Officer Applications DUE Thursday, April 6 by 5:00 PM.

The day applications are due, there will be a mandatory campaign meeting for the respective candidates at 7:00 PM.

Applications will be due by 5:00 PM on the date listed above. NO LATE APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED FOR ANY REASON.

Campaign Week

Campaigning for Executive Council will begin after  the March 16 candidate meeting*, and will conclude at 11:59 PM on Sunday, March 20 at 11:59 PM.**

Campaigning for Class Officer will begin after the April 6 candidate meeting*, and will conclude at 11:59 PM on Sunday, April 10 at 11:59 PM.**

*No materials may be distributed or posted in dorms before this time.

**All campaign materials must be removed from dorms by this time and no materials may be distributed after this time.


Voting will be held on Blackboard and will begin at 12:01 AM on the Monday after campaigning and will close at 11:59 PM on the following Wednesday.

Executive Council Election: Opens at 12:01 AM on Monday, March 21 and closes at 11:59 PM on Wednesday, March 23.

          Class Officers Election: Opens at 12:01 AM on Monday, April 11 and closes at 11:59 PM on Wednesday, April 13.

The candidates will be notified of the election results the day after voting closes by noon. An announcement will be posted later that day to the public.

Election Guidelines and Procedures

For a full detailed list of the HPU SGA election guidelines and procedures, please visit the Resources page.


Our office is located on the third floor of the Slane Student Center. We are open daily from 8:30am – 5pm.

(336) 841-9231
(336) 841-4513 (fax)