Senate By-election – Winter 2019: Call for Nominations extended!

Nominations will be accepted for 1 faculty representative (non-voting) Faculty of Business and Professional Studies representative on the Capilano University Senate. The term for this seat will conclude on July 31, 2021.

Nomination forms – Nomination Form – Faculty Senate Election – Winter 2019 (pdf) - should be submitted to the Registrar's Office (Birch Building, room BR230) by 4 p.m. on Friday, January 10, 2020.  

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.

Winter 2019 Senate Election timeline
Tuesday, Nov. 19  Call for nominations   
Friday, Jan. 10, 2020 (4 p.m.)  Call for nominations closed EXTENDED 
Monday, Jan. 13 Orientation (by request)  
Friday, Feb. 7 (12:01 a.m.)  Voting OPEN One week
Thursday, Feb. 13 (11:59 p.m.)  Voting CLOSED  
Tuesday, Feb. 18 Election 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 .