Elections

Staff, grant-PhD candidates and students at Utrecht University can participate at the highest administrative level when they are member of the University Council. Every year, the Central Electoral Office organises elections for the student seats in the University Council. And every two years for the staff seats.

Elections 2020

When are the elections?

Every year the Central Electoral Office organises elections for the student seats in the University Council. And every two years for the staff seats. The next elections for the student and staff seats are from 20 - 22 April 2020.

How to put yourself forward as candidate?

Students, employees and PhD candidates can put themselves forward as a candidate until 26 March 2020:

  • They can join an existing list. Contact the president or spokesperson of this list.
  • They can start their own list and put themselves and others forward as a candidate.

Documents

What is the schedule?

For the elections of 2020 the schedule is as follows:

Date

Action

4 - 26 March

Electoral register check

4 - 26 March

Submit candidate forms and consent forms

7 April

Announcement of candidate lists

20 - 22 April (23:59) 

Elections

24 April

Results of elections

More information

Do you want more information about the elections? Read the regulations or contact the secretary of the Central Electoral Office, Anne Marie Partridge via phone number 030-253 43 55.