Submission to file to be a candidate for the 2021 ASEWU student government elections has closed.
However, if you are interested in participating as a candidate, there is an opportunity to have your name placed on the general election ballot through the write-in process. This can occur during the primary elections, which takes place on April 6, 7 and 8. As outlined in the ASEWU Bylaw 2017-18/203, it states:
A student of Eastern Washington University may have their name appear on the general election ballot as a write-in candidate if the individual meets all of the following conditions.
- Received at least fifty (50) votes for a specific position during the primary election.
- Received either the most or second most votes for that specific position during the primary election.
- The write-in candidate has stated their desire to run for the specific position. Upon agreeing to run, the write-in candidate shall complete, sign and submit all required documentation contained in the ASEWU elections packet.
- Any campaigning done by the write-in candidate prior to submitting all required documentation must follow the ASEWU Constitution and all Bylaws.
- The eligibility of the write-in candidate shall be verified by the ASEWU director of elections.
If you have questions about this process, please contact the ASEWU office at 509.359.2514.