Texas A&M University Election Commission

Spring 2017 Student Body Elections

Positions to be included:

Student Body President

Senior Yell Leaders (3)

Junior Yell Leaders (2) 

Class of 2018 Class Agents

Class of 2018 Class Gift

Class of 2018 Class President

Class of 2019 Class President

Class of 2020 Class President

Residential Housing Association President

Honors Student Council President

Honors Student Council Executive Vice President

Honors Student Council Vice President of Events and Academics

Honors Student Council Vice President of Activities

Honors Student Council Technology Chair

Honors Student Council Treasurer/Secretary

Student Senate:

-College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (5)

-College of Architecture (2)

-Lowry Mays School of Business (4)

-College of Education (4)

-The Dwight Look College of Engineering (9)

-Transition Academic Programs (2)

-Colleges of Science (3)

-College of Geosciences (2)

-College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences (2)

-College of Liberal Arts (6)

-Non Corps of Cadets On-Campus (6)

-Corps of Cadets On-Campus (2)

-Off-Campus (31)

Elections Timeline

Monday, January 30th: Bulk email about filing opening

Thursday, February 2nd: Class Councils/Senate Informational for Spring Elections

Monday, February 6th: Filing opens at 10:00 am

Tuesday, February 7th: requests to file in person prior to 11:59 pm sent to Election Commissioner

Friday, February 10th: Filing closes at 3:00 pm

Friday, February 10th: Class Agents Candidates attend interest meeting 4:00 pm

Saturday, February 11th: MCM excuses/proxy registration due by 7:00 pm

Sunday, February 12th: Mandatory Candidate’s Meeting at 7:00 pm

Sunday, February 12th: Pre-campaigning begins at end of MCM

Tuesday, February 14th: candidates certified by SGA advisor

Tuesday, February 14th: sample ballot posted at 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Thursday, February 16th: Candidate guide due by 12 pm

Friday, February 17th: final ballot posted

Sunday, February 19th: candidate guide published and sent to the battalion

Sunday, February 19th: pre-campaigning ends at 11:59 pm

Monday, February 20th: general campaigning begins at midnight

Tuesday, February 21st: remind candidates of expense reports being due

Tuesday, February 21st: student body president debate at 7:00 pm

Wednesday, February 22nd: General campaigning ends at 11:59 pm

Thursday, February 23rd: voting opens at 9 am

Thursday, February 23rd: modified campaigning 8 am – 5 pm

Thursday, February 23rd: expense reports due by 5 pm

Friday, February 24th: modified campaigning 8 am – 12 pm

Friday, February 24th: voting closes at 12 pm

Friday, February 24th: results no earlier than 7 pm

Saturday, February 25th: expense reports posted online by 7 pm

Sunday, February 26th: write-in candidates’ requirements due by 7 pm

Sunday, February 26th: results certified no earlier than 7 pm

Monday, February 27th: all candidate material removed

Monday, March 6th: All fines due in order to assume office