Student Representative Elections

The Carleton University Board of Governors is seeking Expressions of Interest from students to fill the following four vacant positions:

  • Two Undergraduate Students
  • Two Graduate Students

The students selected by their respective student bodies to be considered for nomination to
the Board, and once confirmed will serve a one-year term for the period of July 1, 2021 to June
30, 2022.

Learn more about eligibility, the process and important dates by reading the Candidate Selection Process Handbook.

Important Dates

Jan. 6

  • Expression of Interest submissions open

Jan. 12 & 14

  • Board 101 Sessions (12 -1pm)
  • Applicants are required to attend one of the sessions

Jan. 15

  • Deadline for Submission of Expressions of Interest (4pm)

Jan. 18

  • Validation of Expressions of Interest and Confirmation to Students Regarding Eligibility to Proceed

Jan. 18-22

  • Campaigning Process

Jan. 25-26

  • Online voting

Jan. 27

  • Tabulation of results of Candidate Selection Process and Announcement of Successful nominee

June 1

  • Election for Academic Staff Governor at meeting of the Board of Governors


Further questions? Contact the University Secretary at or visit Room 607 Robertson Hall between 8:30 am. and 4:30 pm., Monday to Friday.