University of Waterloo is seeking nominations for two upcoming graduate student vacancies on Senate. Graduate Student Senators serve alongside senior campus administration in order to review and create bylaws, and establish committees and councils.
Two graduate students of UWaterloo will be elected by/from the full- and part-time graduate students of the University for the terms May 1, 2022 to April 30, 2024.
Senate Nomination Forms & Submission Details
- Complete the Nomination form (pdf) (at least five nominators are required in each case).
- Please send a brief candidate statement (100 words maximum) to appear with the ballot to Diana Goncalves.
- Completed nomination forms should be submitted to Diana Goncalves in the Secretariat, Needles Hall, no later than 12:00 PM noon on Monday March 7, 2022.
Elections will follow if necessary. If required, elections will be held beginning Wednesday March 9, closing Wednesday March 16, 2022.
General information on Senate can be found in the UW Act and Senate Bylaw 1. Election information can be found in Senate Bylaw 3. Any questions regarding the Senate or the nomination/election process can be directed to Emily Schroeder, 519-888-4567, ext. 32749.
By joining Senate, you can have a direct impact on graduate student life and broader long-term university projects. This is a great leadership opportunity for any graduate student at UWaterloo!