Winter 2023 General Election

The Winter 2023 General Election will be held to fill the Executive and At-Large Director seats on the CSA Board of Directors for the 2023-2024 academic year.

Are you interested in running in the election for an Executive or Director position?

Contact the Chief Returning Officer at csacro@uoguelph.ca for more information and to receive a nominations package. 

For additional information about Executive and Director positions with the CSA, click here.

Election Dates

General Election Nomination Period: Monday, February 6, 2023, to Wednesday, February 15, 2023 

General Election Campaign Period: Monday, February 27, 2023, to Friday, March 10, 2023. 

General Election Voting Period: Monday, March 6, 2023, to Friday, March 10, 2023. 


Elections Office Contact and Hours

Chief Returning Officer (CRO) — Celine Said (she / her)

  • Available at csacro@uoguelph.ca
  • Winter 2023 Office Hours: Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:00am-1:00pm
  • Or by appointment

Assistant Returning Officer (ARO) — Mohadeseh Arefanian (she / her)

  • Available at csaaro@uoguelph.ca
  • Winter 2023 Office Hours: Mondays from 10:20am-11:20am and Fridays from 12:30pm-3:30pm
  • Or by appointment

Election Bylaws and Policies

In addition to being familiar with CSA's policies and bylaws before participating in elections, it is important for candidates to review CSA election-related policies. See File attachments below.

Those interested in running for an Executive position should read Policy Appendix A - Executive Portfolios (see below) to help you understand the role. It is also strongly encouraged to contact a current Executive (or past member) and discuss the position responsibilities.

File attachments


Last Updated:
Friday, January 20th, 2023 1:31 PM