Elections Timeline 

 

   

 

Spring 2018 

   

 

Tuesday, January 23rd : Political Party Declaration of Intent  

 

Political Party Declaration of Intent forms are due January 23rd by 5:00 p.m. in the Student Government Rotunda, located in building 58E. Forms can be found at the rotunda or online at: http://www.unf.edu/sg/elections/Elections_Timeline.aspx 

 

 Wednesday, January 31st : Party Fair 

 

Party fair will take place during Market Day in the Student Union plaza from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Students and candidates are encouraged to attend and meet the different political parties for the upcoming election.

Party chairs must contact the Elections Commissioner to discuss set up.

Candidates are permitted to put up their campaign signage. Please review the campus signage map (located in the Candidate Campaign Packet) to ensure you are following the proper policies and procedures.

Email: sgaelections@unf.edu Phone: 904-620-5532

 

 Tuesday, February 13th : Candidate Declaration of Intent  

 

Candidate Declaration of Intent forms are due February 13th by 5:00 p.m. in the Student Government Rotunda, located in building 58E. Forms can be found at the rotunda or online at: http://www.unf.edu/sg/elections/Elections_Timeline.aspx

 

Friday, February 16th:  Last day to finalize disqualifications 

 

The Elections Commissioner will be contacting those candidates who do not qualify to run in the spring 2018 elections.

 

Wednesday, February 21st : Student - Candidate Forum 

 

Candidate forum will take place during Market Day in the Student Union plaza from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Candidate forums give students the opportunity to meet with candidates running and speak about their issues and concerns.

Party chairs/candidates must contact the Elections Commissioner to discuss set up.

Email: sgaelections@unf.edu Phone: 904-620-5532

 

 Thursday, February 22nd: Presidential Debate

 

A Presidential Debate will be held at 6:00 p.m.in the Student Union auditorium. Students are encouraged to attend to hear debate on pressing issues by the Presidential Candidates. Candidates will be contacted beforehand to gain an understanding of the debate format.

Email: sgaelections@unf.edu Phone: 904-620-5532

 
Tuesday, March 6th  First day of Elections 

Polling booths will be set from 9:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. at the Library and Student Union. Online voting will be available 24 hours.

 

Wednesday, March 7h: Second day of Elections 

 

Polling booths will be set from 9:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. at the Library and Student Union. Online voting will be available 24 hours.

 

Wednesday, March 7th: Elections Results Release 

 

The Elections Results will be released immediately following their tabulation and confirmation by the Office of Elections. The Release will take place in the Student Union plaza.

 

Thursday, March 8th: Candidate Financial Statements  

 

Candidate Financial Statements are due by 5:00 p.m. in the Student Government Rotunda. All expenses must be declared. Refer to the Policies and Procedures or contact the Elections Commissioner if you have any further questions.

 

Friday, March 9th : Judicial Complaints & Signage Removal 

 

Any student may file a judicial complaint regarding to the election. Judicial complaints must be filed by 5:00 p.m. in the Student Government Rotunda, with the exception of the Elections Commissioner. For any further questions please contact sgaelections@unf.edu

Campaigns are responsible for removing all campaign-related materials by the end of the day.

 

 

 

 Click Here for Elections Timeline 

 

Click Here For the Candidate Declaration of Intent Form


Click Here For the Campaign Materials Approval Form

 

Click Here For the Party Registration Form 

Click Here For the Campaign Packet

 

Click Here For the Presidential Declaration of Intent

 

 

 

 

 

How to Run in Elections

 

Step 1:

Go to the Student Government Rotunda (located on the third floor of the Student Union Building 58E Room 3300) to pick up a Candidate Declaration of Intent Form  

Step 2:

Return completed Candidate Declaration of Intent Form to the Student Government Rotunda (located on the third floor of the Student Union Building 58E Room 3300) 

Step 3:

Bring the purple student conduct form to the Director’s Office, located in the Student Union Building 58E Room 3401 

 

 

If you have any questions, please contact the Elections Commissioner at sgaelections@unf.edu