2016 Fall Elections

Here are the results of the most recent election!

You can find more results here.


What are student elections?

Student elections are held twice a year at Camosun College – in the Spring and Fall. All current Camosun students are eligible to hold elected positions on the Camosun College Student Society Board. Students also have elected positions on Camosun College governance bodies (Education Council and Board of Governors). Elected positions are held for 12 month terms, with varying term start dates.


Where are the nomination forms?

Nomination forms for Camosun College Student Society Board of Directors Elections

Nomination forms for Camosun College Board of Governors & Education Council Elections


Which students are running in the Fall 2016 Election?

Camosun students are candidates running in the election for the Board of the Camosun College Student Society, as well as students running for Camosun College Board Of Governors and Education Council.

You can view the Nexus Newspaper on October 19th to view the Platform statements
www.nexusnewspaper.com

Note: We mistakenly wrote on here that the October 6th issue of The Nexus would contain the platform statements. This is not the case; the October 19th Nexus Newspaper will in fact contain the platform statements. We apologize for any inconvenience this has caused.


Which positions will be elected this Spring?

Vacant Campus Director/ Campus Executive Positions


Off-Campus Director

  • Represents the interests of students who do not study at Lansdowne or Interurban, primarily Victoria Conservatory of Music.
  • Attends CCSS council and committee meetings to provide input and direction, self-directed.
  • Great way to become involved without too many expectations.
  • Elected until Fall 2016.
  • Paid at $30 per council meeting, $15 per committee meeting.


Lansdowne Executive

  • Represents Lansdowne student interests.
  • Attends CCSS council and committee meetings to provide input and direction, helps at events.
  • Co-chairs the events committee to organize regular campus events.
  • As a member of the CCSS Executive Committee, responsibilities and expectations are highest.
  • Elected until Spring 2017.
  • Paid at $10.85 /hr for up to 20 hr /week.


Interurban Director
(4 Positions)

  • Represents the interests of Interurban students.
  • Attends CCSS council and committee meetings to provide input and direction, helps at events, self-directed.
  • Great way to become involved without too many expectations.
  • Elected until Fall 2017.
  • Paid at $30 per council meeting, $15 per committee meeting


Lansdowne Director
(4 Positions)

  • Represents the interests of Lansdowne students.
  • Attends CCSS council and committee meetings to provide input and direction, helps at events, self-directed.
  • Great way to become involved without too many expectations.
  • Elected until Fall 2017.
  • Paid at $30 per council meeting, $15 per committee meeting.

 

Vacant Constituency Positions

 First Nations Director

  • Represents First Nations & Indigenous student interests.
  • Attends CCSS council and committee meetings to provide input and direction, helps at events.
  • Coordinates First Nations Student Association
  • Elected until Spring 2017.
  • Paid at $10.85 /hr for up to 15hr /week.

International Director

  • Represents International students interests.
  • Attends CCSS council and committee meetings to provide input and direction, helps at events.
  • Coordinates International Students Collective
  • Elected until Spring 2017.
  • Paid at $10.85 /hr for up to 10 hr /week.

Note: You may only register as an election candidate for ONE (1) position.


What is the timeline of the elections?

1. Nomination Period:

Friday, September 23
Until
Friday, October 7th
Deadline is at 12:00 pm (noon) Oct 7th

2. Campaign Period:

Wednesday, October 11
Until
Monday, October 24

3. Voting Period:

Tuesday, October 25 | 9:00am – 7:00pm
Wednesday, October 26 | 9:00am – 7:00pm
*Results announced October 27th

Please note that the appeals deadline for the Camosun College Student Society is 3:00 pm November 1st to the Chief Electoral Officer.

The full by-election schedule for CCSS is available for download here.
The full election schedule for the College is available for download here.


Where are the nomination forms?

Nomination forms for Camosun College Student Society Board of Directors Elections

Nomination forms for Camosun College Board of Governors & Education Council Elections


Curious about former election results?

Click here to view the past election results.


Do you have questions about the elections?

Please contact the Chief Electoral Officer at elections.ccss@gmail.com


Please note that this webpage is provided for informational purposes only and does not reflect or replace the bylaws, constitution, or policies of the Camosun College Student Society. Additionally, it does not reflect or replace any correspondence, information, or advice from the Chief Electoral Officer of the Fall 2016 Camosun College Student Society general elections. Furthermore, this information concerning Camosun College elections does not replace any existing bylaws or policies of Camosun College.