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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

Spring 2018 Absentee Ballot Request

Election Codes/Rules & Regulations

Spring 2018 General Election Important Dates


Polling Locations

Upcoming Election Dates

SPRING 2018 ELECTIONS

Senators are elected according to academic classifications


January 21st: Political Party Registration, 3 PM (SG Office).

 

January 23rd : Informational Meeting, 6:30pm (Reitz Union, Ground Level, Senate Chamber)

                  

January 28th : Qualifying & Slating, 3PM - 8PM (Reitz Union, Level 3 Student Government Offices) 

            

       January 29th: Qualifying & Slating, 9AM - 7PM (Reitz Union, Level 3 Student Government Offices)

 

January 30th : Qualifying & Slating, 9AM - 5PM (Reitz Union, Level 3 Student Government Offices)

 

February 1 st: Mandatory Meeting, 8PM in Reitz Union Chamber (Reitz Union, Ground Level, Senate Chamber)

All excuse forms for Mandatory Meeting due to SG Office by Noon 

 

February 7 th: Absentee Ballot requests must be submitted by 5 PM 

 

February 13th : SG Elections Debate, 6 PM (Reitz Union, Second Level, Ball Room)   

 

February 20th : SG ELECTIONS, 8:30AM-8:30PM

 

February 21st : SG ELECTIONS, 8:30AM-8:30PM 

All write-in candidates must notify SOE of their candidacy prior to 8:30PM. 

 


Polling Locations

Polling locations have not yet been finalized for Spring 2018 Elections. The website will be updated when locations are finalized. 

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