GSA Elections

GSA Election is live: https://catlife.ucmerced.edu/election/start/119247

Special Elections for Vacant Graduate Student Association Positions

Nominations are open for the following vacant GSA Positions:

  • President
  • Internal Vice President
  • Internal Communication Officer
  • Public Relations/Community Outreach Officer
  • Climate, Diversity, and Equity Officer
  • Academic Affairs Officer

Nominations can be accepted in two ways:

  1. Self-Nomination
  2. Peer Nomination and Candidate Acceptance

Nominations close on January 22, 2017 at 8pm.

Once a candidate accepts their nomination they must send the following items to Steve Lerer (Associate Director for Student Life slerer@ucmerced.edu) in order to secure their place on the ballot. These items are due by 8am on January 23rd.

  1. Name as desired on the ballot
  2. Program of Study
  3. Candidate Statement

The election will take place on Catlife (https://catlife.ucmerced.edu/)

Voting will take place from 10am on January 23rd until 10am on January 25th.

Results will be released by 5pm on January 25th.

If you have any questions or concerns about the special GSA election please contact Steve Lerer, Associate Director for Student Life at slerer@ucmerced.edu or 209-228-4228. You can also stop by the ASUCM Office (KL 167) to speak with Steve directly.