Nominations will be accepted for 4 student seats (voting) on the Capilano University Senate.

The Student Senator seats are for a term concluding July 31, 2020.

Nomination forms - Student Senate Representative Nomination (pdf) - should be submitted to the Registrar's Office (Birch Building, room BR230) by 4 p.m. on Thursday, March 21, 2019.

Note: Please type information directly into the form to ensure legibility, then print it, sign it and have it co-signed by three members of your constituency as defined in the University Act.

Spring 2019 Senate Election timeline

DateActionDuration
Thursday, March 7 Call for nominations Two weeks
Thursday, March 21 Nominations close  
Friday, March 22 Orientation (by request)  
Thursday, March 28 Voting opens One week
Wednesday, April 3 Voting closes  
Friday, April 5 Results Announced Posted in two working days

For definitions and election rules and procedures, please see the Capilano Senate Election Procedures¬†(pdf).

As per the University Act, the Senate is composed of:
(a) the chancellor;
(b) the president, who is its chair;
(c) the academic vice president or equivalent;
(d) the deans of faculties;
(e) the chief librarian
(f) the registrar;
(g) two faculty members for each faculty, elected by faculty members or the faculty;
(h) four students elected by students;
(i) one alumni member who is not a faculty member, appointed by the president on nomination by the alumni association;
(j) two support staff elected by the support staff;
(k) one non-voting member of the senate, if appointed to the senate by the board to serve for one year.

For more information regarding Senate Elections, please contact the Assistant to the Registrar at 604-990-7846 or registrarassistant@capilanou.ca .