Current Election Information

 
WHAT BALLOT DO I GET?
Use this document to help you understand what ballot you should receive on Election Days or via absentee ballot request.

Absentee Ballot Request If you aren’t able to vote in person on Election Days, fill this form out to request an Absentee Ballot. Deadline is September 23rd at 5 PM.

Is your address up to date?
Each Fall, Student Government coordinates with the Registrar’s Office to gather local address information so you receive the correct ballot on election day.
UPDATE MY ADDRESS

Sample Ballots will be made available after Ballots are finalized.

Important Dates and Times

September 4, 2020 – Parties can register starting at 9AM (741.0) at SG Office

September 8, 2020 –

  • Informational Meeting Virtually at 6:30pm (713.0)  Link:

https://ufl.zoom.us/j/96523649845

  • Campaigning/Election Cycle begins when Informational Meeting begins (700.4(k))

September 10, 2020 – Parties must have registered by Noon (741.0)

September 11, 2020 – Qualifying & Slating (8AM -5 PM) in Reitz Union, 2nd Floor

September 13, 2020 – Qualifying & Slating (3 PM -8 PM) in Reitz Union, 2nd Floor

September 14, 2020 – Qualifying & Slating (8AM -8 PM) in Reitz Union, 2nd Floor

September 15, 2020 – Qualifying & Slating (8AM-5PM) in Reitz Union, 2nd Floor (733.0)

September 16, 2020 – Slates due by 11:59AM (742.1)

September 17, 2020 –

  • Mandatory Meeting at 8PM in Virtual Meeting and Reitz Union Chamber (713.5).
  • HTTPS://UFL.ZOOM.US/J/98332299118
  • Excuse forms for Mandatory Meeting due by Noon (736.0).

September 21, 2020 – Financial Information due by 5PM (751.0).

September 23, 2020 –

  • Absentee Ballot requests close at 5PM (714.1).
  • Last day to withdraw name from ballot by 5PM (735.0).
  • Last day for a party to replace a candidate by 5PM (745.0).
  • Appeals of candidates struck from list must be approved by 5PM (737.0).

September 24, 2020- Corrected/Final list of candidates posted by Noon (713.4).

September 25, 2020 – Elections Commission determines polling locations (723.2).

September 28, 2020 – Financial Information due by 5PM (751.0).
TBD – Early Voting Period

October 5, 2020 – Financial Information due by 5PM (751.0).

October 6, 2020 – SG ELECTIONS (8:30AM-8:30PM) (Art. VI § 2).

  • Financial Information due by 5PM (751.0).

October 7, 2020– SG ELECTIONS (8:30AM-8:30PM) (Art. VI § 2).

  • Financial Information due by 5PM (751.0).
  • Election results announcement on or after 09:30:00PM streamed from the Reitz Union (716.6).
  • All complaints MUST be submitted on or before 09:29:59PM (729.6).
  • Deadline to notify SOE of write-in candidacy on or before 8:30:00PM

October 8, 2020 – Financial information due by 5PM (751.0).
Posted materials must be removed within 24 hours of the end of the election.

October 9, 2020 – Financial information due by 5PM FINAL (751.0)