Elections Basics

Student Government elections are held in the Spring and Fall of each year. The Executive Branch and Senators (by College) are elected in the Spring. In the Fall, Senators are elected according to living areas (on-campus, off-campus, and family housing).

50 Senators representing the various residence halls and zip codes surround the University of Florida are elected in the Fall. The Student Body President, Vice President, Treasurer, and 50 Senators representing the various academic colleges are elected in the Spring. All officials elected serve for a one year term. Voting takes place for two days at various polling locations on campus. Students must have a photo ID to vote and know their UF ID number or have their Gator 1 card. If you have any questions you can contact the Supervisor of Elections or the SG Office on the 3rd level of the Reitz Union.

To qualify to run in the elections, a student must fill out the appropriate forms with the Supervisor of Elections.

For any questions about elections, please contact
Supervisor of Elections Hayley Price: elections@sg.ufl.edu

Fall Elections: October 6th & 7th

Combined Candidate List Fall 2020

Notes Regarding Absentee Ballots:

  1. Please make sure your local address is updated in the directory on One.uf
  2. If you need to make a correction to your Absentee Ballot Request, please complete a new request. The most recent submission will be used.
  3. If you have questions any questions, please email Hayley Price at elections@sg.ufl.edu

Qualifying and Slating