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Submit your candidacy for the University elections

9 April 2020

The elections for student and staff members of the University Council and staff members of the faculty councils have been postponed until the week of 25 May because of the corona measures. If you are a member of staff, you can vote for your representatives on the University Council. If you work for FGGA or the Real Estate Directorate, you can also vote for your representatives on the Faculty Council or Staff Committee.

Do you have a strong opinion about which direction the University should take? Do you want to develop your networking, negotiation, debating and policy-assessment skills? Submit your candidacy for the University elections from 20 to 24 April.

How do you stand for election?

Standing for the University elections will be entirely digital this year because of the coronavirus measures. To stand for election, fill in the candidacy form and submit this digitally to the central polling office from 20 to 24 April. For more information and the forms, see the staff and student participation site or contact the relevant polling station.

Go to the website and download the forms

Elections and participation

This year the elections are open for five days: from 25 to 29 May 2020. You can choose who represents you and:

  • keeps a critical eye on how the University is run
  • gives solicited and unsolicited advice
  • helps reach decisions on important topics
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