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Elections

Student Government elections are held in the Spring and Fall of each year. The Executive Branch and Senators (by College) are elected in the Spring. In the Fall, Senators are elected according to living areas (on campus, off campus and family housing). 

50 Senators representing the various residence halls and zip codes surround the University of Florida are elected in the Fall. The Student Body President, Vice President, Treasurer, and 50 Senators representing the various academic colleges are elected in the Spring. All officials elected serve for a one year term. Voting takes place for two days at various polling locations on campus. Student must have a photo ID to vote and know their UF ID number or have their Gator 1 card. If you have any questions you can contact the Supervisor of Elections or the SG Office on the 3rd level of the Reitz Union.

To qualify to run in the elections, a student must fill out the appropriate forms with the Supervisor of Elections.

For any questions about elections, please contact:

Erica L. Baker 

Supervisor of Elections

elections@sg.ufl.edu

Absentee Ballot Request deadline has passed. 

Spring 2017 Candidates List

Spring 2017 Ballot Items

Polling Locations

Upcoming Election Dates

FALL 2017 ELECTIONS

Senators are elected according to living areas: on campus, off campus, or family housing.


TBD: Political Party Registration, 3 p.m. (SG Office)

TBD: Informational Meeting, 6:30 p.m. (Reitz Union, Ground Level, Senate Chamber)

TBD: Qualifying and Slating, 1-8 p.m. (Reitz Union, Level 3, Room TBD)

TBD: Qualifying and Slating, 9 a.m. – 7 p.m. (Reitz Union, Level 2, SAI Portal)
TBD: Qualifying and Slating, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. (Reitz Union, Level 2, SAI Portal)
TBD:  Mandatory Meeting for Candidates, 8 p.m. (Reitz Union, Level 2, Room TBD)
TBD: Absentee Ballot Requests Close, 5 p.m.

TBD: SG Debate
Sept. 26: SG Elections, 8:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Sept. 27: SG Elections, 8:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Polling Locations

  1. Broward Hall Library
  2. Health Science Center C2-041C
  3. Heavener rm. 202
  4. Jennings First Floor Library
  5. Law School (Bruton Geer) - side hallways by the cafeteria
  6. Marston Science Library Main Room
  7. Murphree Area Commons Conference Room 106
  8. Norman Hall Education Library
  9. Reitz Union Computer Lab
  10. Southwest Rec Center - Cafe near entrance on left side
  11. Springs Area Office Room C 202


Is my address up to date?

Each Fall, Student Government coordinates with the Registrar's Office to gather local address information so you receive the correct ballot on election day. 

Update my Address

Past Results

 

Election Results

View the history of Student Government Elections going all the way back to 1960.

View Election Results

Campaign Expenses

For every election, the political parties provide campaign expense reports so students know how their money is being spent.

View Expense Reports

Commission Documents

View documents published by the elections commission pertinent to past and current elections

View Commission Reports