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The best way to get involved with SGA is to run for office.

About Elections

The Elections Committee oversees elections of the Student Government Association. This includes the election of the President, Vice-President and Senators. 

Elections for the Executive Council are held in spring semester along with elections of the student organization senators, the class senators, and the sophomore, junior, and senior class senators. Elections for the at-large senators and the freshman class senator are held in the fall semester.

+-Senate Elections

About Elections

The Elections Committee oversees elections of the Student Government Association. This includes the election of the President, Vice-President and Senators. Elections for the fall semester are to elect at-large positions, freshman class senator, as well as any other open seats. 


Senate Positions Available

  • Student Organization (3)
  • Sophomore Class (1)
  • Junior Class (1)
  • Senior Class (1)
  • Argyros School of Business & Economics (2)
  • College of Performing Arts (2)
  • Dodge College of Film and Media Arts (2)
  • Schmid College of Science & Technology (2) Wilkinson College of Humanities & Social Sciences (2) College of Educational Studies (2)
  • Crean School of Health & Life Sciences (2) 

Candidate Timeline

  • Friday, March 13 | Senate Packet Available
  • Wednesday, April 1 | 3 p.m. | Part 1 of Election Packet Due
  • Wednesday, April 1 | 3 p.m. | Mandatory Candidate Meeting, Room TBA
  • Sunday, April 5 | 9 p.m. | Senate Campaigning Begins
  • Monday, April 13 - Wednesday, April 15 | Senate Elections
  • Wednesday, April 15 | 5 p.m. | Part 2 of Election Packet Due / Results Announcement
  • Thursday, April 16 | 5 p.m. | All campaign materials must be removed from campus
  • Friday, April 17 | 5 p.m. | Validation of election results

Executive Positions Available

  • President
  • Vice President

Candidate Timeline

  • Wednesday, Feb. 18 | 4 p.m. | Part 1 of Election Packet Due
  • Wednesday, Feb. 18 | 7:30 pm | Room TBA | Mandatory Candidate Meeting
  • Friday, Feb. 20 | Notification of conduct or academic issues
  • Sunday, Feb. 22 | 9 p.m. | Senate Campaigning Begins
  • March 2 - 4 | Executive Council Elections
  • Wed., March 4 | 5 p.m. | Part 2 of Election Packet Due / Results Announcement
  • Thur., March 5 | 5 p.m. | All campaign materials must be removed from campus
  • Friday, March 6 | 5 p.m. | Validation of election results

+-Director of Elections

All questions regarding the Elections Process should be directed towards the Director of Elections, Chad Rabago at sgaelections@chapman.edu.

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Elections Documents