Elections

Election Results

Associated Students of San Jose State University has been a student-owned and operated non-profit organization for over 100 years. We are committed to providing services and activities that enhance the opportunity to meet, recreate and maximize student life. Opportunities to get involved and obtain leadership skills are among our highest priorities.

The Associated Students (A.S.) Board of Directors represent the student body as their governing council. They are the voice of SJSU students and advocate on their behalf on campus, statewide and national issues affecting them.

 

Students' Elections Commission

Plans and executes A.S. Elections 2020

Cynthis Fernandez-Rios
Cynthia Fernandez-Rios
Chief Elections Officer

Kylee Kim
Kylee Kim
Ethics Officer

Payton Robinson
Payton Robinson
Events Officer

Soumya Trivedi
Soumya Trivedi
Marketing Officer

Joshua Reyes
Joshua Reyes 
Election Consultant

Noor Tahirkheli
Noor Tahirkheli
Election Consultant

Sam Quiambao
Samantha Quiambao
SEC Advisor, A.S. Government & Leadership Coordinator 

Advising Team
Alexandra Froelich, Director of Student Conduct & Ethical Development and Deputy Title IX Coordinator
Dylan Mazelis, Leadership Coordinator, Student Involvement
Edilbert Signey, A.S. Marketing & Communications Coordinator

Contact Us

A.S. Student Government Office,
Diaz Compean Student Union,
2nd Floor, Suite 2300
student-elections@sjsu.edu
Telephone: (408) 924-6242

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A.S. Elections 2020: Events and Important Dates

Important: In-person events are canceled and are now virtual events.

Deadlines

  • 03/10, Tuesday, 5pm: Candidate submission of bios for Voter Information Guide (VIG)
  • 03/13, Friday, 5pm: Campaign Workers Form deadline

 

CAMPAIGN PERIOD: March 16th to April 13th

Meet Your Candidates: A.S. Instagram and Twitter

  • Introduction of Candidates: March 23-25
  • Candidate Videos: April 8-10

03/19, Thursday: Printed VIG available on this day.
04/08, Wednesday, 5pm: Candidate Endorsements deadline
04/13, Monday: Candidate Endorsement available (online only)

Candidate Debates: Monday, April 13, 5-7pm

  • Debates will be hosted by the Spartan Daily
  • Zoom: sjsu.zoom.us/j/121129262
    Tel.: 1(669)900-6833
    Meeting No.: 121129262#

 

ONLINE VOTING PERIOD: April 13 to 17

  • Online Voting Begins: Monday, April 13, 7pm (immediately following the Candidate Debates)
  • Online Voting Ends: Friday, April 17 8am

Election Results Party: Friday, April 17, 12-1:30pm

Run-offs and Grievances

  • 03/12, Thursday, 5pm: Candidate photo deadline. To be taken by A.S. photographer.
  • 04/20, Monday, 8am: General Election Grievances deadline (within 48 business hours of voting closing)
  • 04/17, Friday: Runoff Campaign Begins
  • 04/20, Monday, 7pm: Run-off voting opens
  • 04/23, Thursday, 8am: Run-off voting closes
  • 04/23, Thursday, 12pm: Run-off Results Announced
  • 04/27, Monday, 8am: Run-off Election Grievances deadline (within 48 business hours of voting closing)

Important Documents

Official Election Results [pdf]

Voter Information Guide [pdf]

Recognized Student Organization Endorsements [pdf]

Candidate Info Packet [pdf]

Candidate Accountability Form [pdf]

Campaign Worker Form [pdf]

Candidate Endorsement Form [pdf]

2019 Elections Regulations Manual [PDF] [pdf]

Expense Sheet [pdf]

2019 Bylaws [docx] [docx]

Prize Mechanics [pdf]