Winter 2019 Elections

Important, so please take the time to read this page!

Hello BASSA friends, it is that time of the year again when BASSA will be holding elections for members to come and join our board. This is a great opportunity to get involved with the school and the BAS community, meet new friends, and hey- it’s good to add onto your resume! Refer to this page for more information regarding each position: https://bassaguelph.com/get-involved/bassa-positions/

BASSA will be hosting two different election processes for two different categories.


1. Executive (Vice-President) roles: 

  • VP of Finance & Administration
  • VP of Communications
  • VP Activities
  • VP Academics

In order to apply for a VP position, you will need to RSVP to bassa@uoguelph.ca by Sunday, February 24th with your name, year, preferred position, and a short background about yourself.

Elections for VP positions will occur on Wednesday, February 27th (time and place TBA). On the 27th, you will be asked to present a small speech/campaign statement to the BASSA board, who may ask questions and will vote for all candidates at that time. If you cannot attend, you may submit a video/audio file of your platform for board members to review. Best of luck!

Basic descriptions of the VP Roles: BASSA-VP-Elections-process-2019


2. President, College Representative, and Year Representative roles:

  • President
  • College Reps (CASU, CEPS, CBSSC, CSAHS)
  • Year Reps (2nd, 3rd, 4th) – First Year Rep and the Cluster Rep will be elected in September 2019

To apply for one of these positions, please fill out the following form and send it to bassa@uoguelph.ca by March 1st, 2019 : bassa-nomination-form-w19 (1) PLEASE read the form carefully, as it has two pages!

Campaigning will take place the week of March 4th and online elections will be held the week of March 11th. Best of luck! Be sure to check your emails!

tumblr_n1jq9mEa0W1sujz4so3_500