Governance » Elections

SUS 2018 By-Elections


The UFV SUS 2018 By-Elections are commencing. The UFV SUS by-election runs over a period of 5 weeks beginning on October 1, 2018 and ending on November 8, 2018. Elected board members will begin their term on November 8, 2018.

Below are the available board positions and their responsibilities:


Nomination Period: October 1, 2018 to October 15, 2018

  • Submit your nomination packages to or a SUS Office
  • Also available for nomination are student seats on the UFV Board of Governors (2) and Senate (4).
    Visit the UFV Secretariat for more info. One student Governor and one student Senator also will sit on the SUS Board.

Review Period: October 16, 2018 to October 17, 2018
  • The Chief Electoral Officer will review all packages to confirm eligibility and contact candidates
  • The All-Candidates Meeting will take place on October 17th, 2018, time and location TBA
  • Use this time to prepare campaign materials, but no campaigning is permitted

Campaign Period: October 18, 2018 to November 2, 2018
Get out there and meet students!
  • Q&A 1:
    October 23, 2018
    Abbotsford UFV
    Time: TBA
  • Q&A 2:
    October 25, 2018
    Chilliwack UFV
    Time: TBA
  • Q&A Reality Check:
    November 1, 2018
    Abbotsford UFV
    Time: TBA

Voting Period: November 5, 2018 to November 7, 2018
  • Voting will occur online through myUFV

Announcement & Ratification: November 8, 2018
  • All successful candidates are expected to attend the last Board Meeting of the current term (November 29, 2018)

Candidate Statements

Read the Candidates' Statements.


For reference to the election process please read:
Elections Policy
Electoral Oversight Policy
Election Rules


Outside of an election period if you have any questions please contact VP Internal at .

During an election period, please contact the Chief Electoral Officer at