NominationDeadlineExtendedHello Students,

The deadline for ACADSA By-Election Nominations has been extended for a few more days for positions that have received no candidate nominations. We have 8 position with no candidates on our Student Leadership Council. Benefits: add valuable experience to your resume/CV, become more involved in the ACAD community, get paid! Are you interested in running? For the by-election nomination package and more details please visit

ALSO, we are looking for Polling Clerks for our voting stations on October 9 and 10. For more information please visit


Position Profile

The Student Leadership Council Representative serves their department area by acting as a voting member of the ACADSA governing Board.

Key Areas of Focus

  • Advocacy
  • Institutional Development
  • Student Voice
  • Governance
  • Campus Engagement

Available Positions:

(8) Student Leadership Council Positions:

(1) Advertising Representative
(1) Ceramics Representative
(1) Drawing Representative
(2) First Year Studies Representative
(1) International Student Representative
(1) Media Arts + Digital Technologies Representative
(1) Print Media Representative

Elections schedule:

Election package/nominations due Oct. 1st  no later than 1:00pm
Campaign Regulations Meeting (Rescheduled) Oct. 1st @ 1:00pm (ACADSA office)
Candidate Forum Oct. 4th, LUNCH TIME in Cafeteria
Voting Days Oct. 9th and 10th
Voting ends + Winners announced Oct. 10th
SLC Mandatory orientation for elected representatives Oct. 13th-15th
Last day to inquire for ballot recount Oct. 17th


How to Run in the By-Election:

  1. Read through + Familiarize yourself with the Job Description of your intended position, Election Policies and Procedures, and Election Code of Conduct and Conflict of Interest (available at
  2. Print, fill out, secure signatures + hand in election documentation to ACADSA, which includes $20 returnable campaign bond, unofficial transcript (not applicable for first year students), campaign platform statement, and signed election nomination form (available at or at the ACADSA Office)
  3. Attend the campaign regulations meeting
  4. Campaign!

For the by-election nomination package and more details please visit If you have any questions please email the official elections officer at

Thank you!

Fiona Couillard
Director of Advocacy & Representation
Alberta College of Art + Design Students’ Association