MANDATORY CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS
Application for candidacy
These steps must be completed by 4:00PM on Friday, March 9, 2018.
- Candidate Election Application
- Mandatory Attendance at ONE Candidate Workshop
Grant for Students Seeking Election
ASI offers a grant for students seeking to run for office. ASI will award up to 7 grants, each worth $125. The purpose of this grant is to promote and acknowledge students who are active and involved in the Sac State Campus Community. This grant will reduce fiscal barriers to students seeking to run for office in ASI Elections. The ASI Election Grant may only be utilized for items that must be claimed on the Campaign Expenditure report form and meet all ASI Election Code Standards. Students may apply for the 2018 ASI Election Grant here. The deadline to apply is 4:00PM on Friday, March 9, 2018.
Campaign expenditure form
|Campaign Expenditure Form
|Campaign Expenditure Form (Must be turned in personally,even if no expenses)||ASI Government Office, Sequoia Hall, Room 311||Monday, April 16, 2018, 4:00PM|
Election Complaint – If Filing
|Election Complaint – If Filing|
|Election Complaint Form||Thursday, April 19, 2018, 4:00PM|
|$25 Deposit per filed Complaint per Elections Code, Article IX, F||ASI Government Office, Sequoia Hall, Room 311||Thursday, April 19, 2018, 4:00PM|
MANDATORY CANDIDATE WORKSHOPS
Candidates must attend one of the workshops as scheduled below* prior to the filing deadline of the Candidate Election Application, on Friday, March, 9, 2018 at 4:00 PM. Candidates must attend the full workshop presentation, so arrive on time!
*Per Elections Code IV.C 1) Candidate workshops are mandatory for all candidates prior to the deadline for filing Candidate Elections Packets; 2) Failure to attend a mandatory workshop will result in ineligibility to run for office; 3) If a candidate is unable to meet during scheduled times, the candidate may contact the Executive Director for special arrangements. Special arrangements are contingent on Executive Director’s availability. 4) Candidates will only be posted as eligible to campaign when the workshops is completed and all other requirements are met.
Candidate Workshop 2018
Candidate Workshop Presentations 2018 – must attend one presentation
|Candidate Workshop Presentations 2018|
|February 28, 2018||5:00PM-6:00PM||Wednesday||UU, Walnut Room|
|March 5, 2018||10:00AM-11:00AM||Monday||UU, Sequoia Room|
|March 7, 2018||12:30PM-1:30PM||Wednesday||UU, Sequoia Room|
Optional Candidate Events
ASI Elections Info Session
During these info sessions, the ASI Elections Officer will explain the election process, and give valuable tips and tricks for running for office during the spring semester. It is recommended that any student interested in running for office during the spring semester attend one of these sessions to learn about elections and ASI.
|Monday, February 12, 2018||ASI Elections Information Session||UU, Oak Room 12:00PM-1:00PM|
|Friday, February 16, 2018||ASI Elections Information Session||UU, Lobby Suite 10:00AM-11:00AM|
|Tuesday, February 20, 2018||ASI Elections Information Session||UU, Oak Room, 1:00PM-2:00PM|
|Thursday, February 22, 2018||ASI Elections Information Session||UU, Oak Room, 2:00PM- 3:00PM|
OPTIONAL CANDIDATE EVENTS
These optional candidates events are great opportunities for candidates to share ideas and plans with the students of Sacramento State. This is your opportunity to present yourself to the voters; make sure you take advantage of these opportunities.
|Tuesday, March 27, 2018||Coffee & Candidates||University Union Lobby||10:00AM-11:00AM|
|Wednesday, April 4, 2018||Candidate Meet & Greet||Residential Halls, Dining Commons||5:00PM-7:00PM|
|Wednesday, April 11, 2018||Election Kick Off Party||UU, Redwood Room||12:00PM-1:00PM|
|Thursday, April 12, 2018||Elections Results Party||The Well, Terrace Suite||7:30PM-9:00PM|
ASI ELECTION CANDIDATE FORUMS
During the Candidate Forums, candidates will have the opportunity to answer a few questions about the positions they are running for, describe their experience, and what they plan to do once in office if elected. Before you make any final decisions join us during the forums which will all take place in the University Union. All forum dates are detailed below.
|Candidate Forum: Director of Graduate Studies, College of Education, and Director of Undeclared Students||UU, Forest Suite||12:00PM – 1:00PM|
|Candidate Forum: Colleges of Arts & Letters, Health and Human Services, and Natural Sciences and Mathematics||UU, Forest Suite||12:00PM – 1:00PM|
|Candidate Forum: Colleges of Social Sciences & Interdisciplinary Studies, Engineering and Computer Science, and Business Administration||UU, Forest Suite||12:00PM – 1:00PM|
|Candidate Forum: Vice Presidents of Academic Affairs and University Affairs||UU, Forest Suite||12:00PM – 1:00PM|
|Candidate Forum: Executive Vice President and Vice President of Finance||UU, Foothill Suite||12:00PM – 1:00PM|
|Presidential Forum||The Well, Terrace Suite||12:00PM – 1:00PM|