Elections

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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.

All forms and documents can also be found at bit.ly/electionsimportantdocs
The elections timeline, documents and more information are found below.

Students' Elections Commission

SEC Agenda

January 28, 2022 [docx] TBD                     
   
   
   
   


Sehtej Khehra
sehtej.khehra@sjsu.edu
Chief Elections Officer
Office Hours: 
Tuesdays 2 PM - 3 PM & Thursdays 9 AM - 10 AM


Safiullah Saif
safiullah.saif@sjsu.edu
Marketing Officer
Office Hours:
Tuesdays & Thursdays 11 AM - 12 PM 


Jay Wright
jayden.wright@sjsu.edu
Events Officer
Office Hours:
Mondays & Wednesdays 11 AM - 12 PM 


Natnaiel Yishak
natnaiel.yishak@sjsu.edu
Ethics Officer
Office Hours:
Tuesdays 3 PM - 4 PM & Fridays 10 AM - 11 AM 


Anjru Jaezon 
anjrujaezon.deleon@sjsu.edu
Election Consultant
Office Hours:
TBA


Rioneil Ellis Miao

rioneilellis.miao@sjsu.edu
Election Consultant
Office Hours:
TBA

Dom Scott
dominick.a.scott@sjsu.edu
Student at Large
Office Hours:
TBA

Advising Team
Carole Dowell, SEC Advisor, A.S. Executive Director 
Mira Hutton, Associate Director of Student Conduct & Ethical Development
Edilbert Signey, A.S. Marketing & Communications Manager
Jade Bordenave, A.S. Events Coordinator
Parker Rugeley-Valle, A.S. Government Administrative Assistant

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 2022: Events and Important Dates

Applications Available: Wednesday, January 26th
Available at Student Union, 2nd floor, Suite 2300 or available per email request at student-elections@sjsu.edu

Executive Candidate Orientation and Ethics Sessions
02/10, Thursday, 11am-1pm, Zoom: https://sjsu.zoom.us/s/81136659067
02/16, Wednesday, 2pm-4pm, Zoom: https://sjsu.zoom.us/s/86011722437
02/22, Tuesday, 5pm-7pm, Zoom: https://sjsu.zoom.us/s/81232296456
02/25, Friday, 11am-1pm, Zoom: https://sjsu.zoom.us/s/88072242933

Director Candidate Orientation and Ethics Session
02/11, Friday, 10am-12pm, Zoom: https://sjsu.zoom.us/s/87570947563
02/17, Thursday, 5pm-7pm, Zoom: https://sjsu.zoom.us/s/81770354482
02/22, Tuesday, 1pm-3pm, Zoom: https://sjsu.zoom.us/s/83217455290
02/23, Wednesday, 11am-1pm, Zoom: https://sjsu.zoom.us/s/81350034679

Applications Due: Friday, February 25: No later than 5:00pm
Submit at: Student Union, 2nd floor, Suite 2300 or email at parker.rugeley-valle@sjsu.edu

Elections Events Calendar 

03/04, Friday
Candidate Eligibility Announcement

03/09, Wednesday
Candidate Bios/Photo for Voter Information Guide (VIG) information submit to student-elections@sjsu.edu

03/11, Friday
Campaign Workers Form submit to student-elections@sjsu.edu 

03/14, Monday
Elections Kick-Off

03/16, Wednesday
Voter Information Guide (VIG) available online

03/14 - 04/11
CAMPAIGNING PERIOD: March 14th to April 11th

03/25, Friday
Accountability Forms due

04/04, Monday
Meet the Candidates

04/05, Tuesday, 11:59pm
60-Second Virtual Instagram Video due

04/06, Wednesday
Candidate Endorsements due by 11:59pm (endorsements are accepted throughout campaigning and added to the online VIG as they are received)

04/11, Monday
Candidate Endorsements available

04/11 Monday, 5pm-7pm
Candidate Debates 

04/11, Monday, 7pm
VOTING BEGINS (immediately following the Candidate Debates)

04/14, Thursday, 8am
VOTING ENDS 

04/14, Thursday, 12pm-1:30pm
Elections Results Party

Important Documents

2022 Bylaws [pdf]

2022 Elections Regulations Manual [pdf]

Campaign Worker Form

Candidate Accountability Form

Candidate Application Checklist

Candidate Application Form

Candidate Endorsement Form

Duties and Responsibilities

Eligibility for AS Government Office

Candidate Expense Sheet 

Events and Important Dates