Elections

As an elected body, Student Government strives to be transparent about its election processes. Here you will find election results for our most recent election, as well as relevant materials for candidates in the current election! Questions about elections? Email the Elections Administrator at stugovelectionsadmin@truman.edu.

Fall 2022 Election Information

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The Student Government Fall 2022 Election will be held from 8am on September 19th, 2022, to 4pm on September 23rd, 2022. Students can declare their candidacy from September 5th through September 16th. Students can vote online at vote.truman.edu. Students looking to run for election should refer to the Fall 2022 Elections Handbook, which describes all things pertaining to our campaigning and election process, including important dates. Candidates should also take a took at our official documents. Result from the election, when complete, will be available below and on the StuGov social media.

 

We encourage all students to get involved in StuGov! Joining StuGov gives students insight on a variety resources and access to influential administrators and staff on campus whom students can work with to create change. We have fall elections in September as well as spring elections in April. If you’d like to get involved in StuGov immediately or without running for election, you can apply for a position over on our Applications page.

 

 

Elections Amendment Winter 2021

On December 12th, 2021, Student Government passed an amendment to the Standing Rules affecting the way votes are counted in elections. This amendment allows candidates to qualify for only one position, and ensures candidates with the most votes are elected. For an explanation of these changes, please see the example provided here.

 

Spring & Fall 2022 Election Results

Click on the left image for a .pdf version of the Spring results, the right image for a .pdf of Fall results.