UNDERGRADUATE STUDENT SENATE ELECTION 2023

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Applications will be open from January 23, 2023 until February 28, 2023

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ELECTION RESOURCES

ELECTION SCHEDULE

JANUARY 23……APPLICATION OPENS ON GOBBLERCONNECT AT 12 AM
2023 election application open for all candidates on USS’ GobblerConnect Page.

FEBRUARY 1……PRESIDENT AND VP INFORMATION SESSION AT 4:00 PM IN SQUIRES ROOM 342
*Applicants for Presidential and Vice-Presidential positions only*. Attendance of at least one information session is required for all students running for a Presidential and Vice-Presidential position. Applicants receive all relevant details regarding their application and candidacy.

FEBRUARY 8……SENATOR INFORMATION SESSION AT 6:30 PM IN SQUIRES ROOM 300
Applicants receive all relevant details regarding their application and candidacy.

FEBRUARY 9…..PRESIDENT AND VP INFORMATION SESSION AT 7:00 PM IN SQUIRES ROOM 217
*Applicants for Presidential and Vice-Presidential positions only*. Attendance of at least one information session is required for all students running for a Presidential and Vice-Presidential position. Applicants receive all relevant details regarding their application and candidacy.

FEBRUARY 16……SENATOR INFORMATION SESSION AT 5:00 PM IN SQUIRES ROOM 300
Applicants receive all relevant details regarding their application and candidacy.

FEBRUARY 20……PRESIDENT AND VP INFORMATION SESSION AT 2:00 PM IN SQUIRES ROOM 217
*Applicants for Presidential and Vice-Presidential positions only*. Attendance of at least one information session is required for all students running for a Presidential and Vice-Presidential position. Applicants receive all relevant details regarding their application and candidacy.

FEBRUARY 28……APPLICATION CLOSES AT 11:59 PM
2023 election application closes for all candidates.

MARCH 13 – 17……ONE ON ONE MEETINGS WITH THE ADVISING TEAM – INDIVIDUALLY SCHEDULED
Required for those applying for a Presidential or Vice-Presidential position, these one-on-one meetings will provide each candidate with all of the necessary information regarding the position they have applied to.

MARCH 13 – 26……CAMPAIGNING WEEK
Candidates for all positions should begin campaigning this week and continue to do so until the end of the voting period.

MARCH 21……PRESIDENTIAL AND VICE-PRESIDENTIAL DEBATES IN HAYMARKET THEATRE (SQUIRES) FROM 4:00 TO 6:30 PM
Presidential and Vice-Presidential Candidates will have the opportunity to debate one-another regarding their candidacy platforms and intention in their future role.

MARCH 20……VOTING PERIOD BEGINS ON GOBBLERCONNECT AT 12 AM
2023 official ballot opens for voting on USS’ GobblerConnect Page. All undergraduate students are able to vote. Candidate Platforms will be available on the USS Website.

MARCH 26……VOTING PERIOD CLOSES ON GOBBLERCONNECT AT 11:59 PM
2023 official ballot closes for voting. Results will be tallied.

MARCH 28……RESULTS ANNOUNCED TO PUBLIC
Results of the 2023 election will be announced to the public via the VTX News and USS Social Media Platforms.

APRIL 25……INAUGURATION IN OWENS BALLROOM 6:30 TO 8:00 PM
The winners of the election will be officially inaugurated into their respective positions in the USS.

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Undergraduate Student Senate at Virginia Tech Squires Student Center, Suite 123
Blacksburg, VA 24061
540-231-8631
uss@vt.edu
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