Election Board

Please Note that this page currently serves as an archive for the 2021-2022 election cycle and as an example of the process.  Check in later this year for the next election cycle!

The SGA Election Board is in charge of running the election for all elected offices and ensuring election policies.  It is comprised of six neutral students.

They are responsible for making decisions that create a fair election that is open to all undergraduates. During the election season, the body verifies that candidates meet the requirements of Campus Life, as well as hear complaints regarding breaking election procedures.


SGA 2021 ELECTIONS

Follow the SGA Election Board myUMBC page for election events and updates!

Apply to run for the 2021 UMBC SGA elections!
  • President*
  • Executive Vice President*
  • Vice President for Student Organizations (VPSO)
  • Treasurer
  • Senator
  • Finance Board Representative
Election Time-Frame
  • February 1-26, 2021: Application open
  • March 1-5, 2021: Candidate Information Session
  • March 7-April 18, 2021: Campaigning
Voting Schedule for 2021 SGA Elections

Monday April 19th – Friday April 30th, 2021.

  • Voting will be conducted entirely online within the timeframe tentatively set above.

 

*President and Executive Vice President candidates run as a ticket. You cannot run for either of these positions without an eligible running mate.

 

SGA Election Results 2022

The Election Board has reviewed and certified the 2022 SGA Elections. Below are the results of the election: President/Executive Vice President Ayra Hussain/Shubhi Saxena 51.39% (370 votes)...

Posted: April 18, 2022, 6:19 PM

SGA Election Rule Violation Complaint

The Election Board recently received two complaints against the Hussain/Saxena campaign which alleged violations of previously imposed sanctions that the Election Board had given to the...

Posted: April 15, 2022, 4:02 PM

SGA Election Rule Violation Complaint

The Election Board recently received an election complaint against the Ramesh/Hegbe campaign which alleged violations of the following rules: "If a candidate or supporter is aware that a student...

Posted: April 14, 2022, 6:15 PM

SGA Election Rule Violation Complaint

The Election Board recently received an election complaint against the Ramesh/Hegbe campaign which alleged violations of the following rules: "If a candidate or supporter is aware that a student...

Posted: April 14, 2022, 12:34 PM

SGA Election Rule Violation Complaint

The Election Board recently received an election complaint against the Hussain/Saxena campaign which alleged violations of the following rules: While investigating this complaint, we found...

Posted: April 13, 2022, 8:11 PM

SGA Election Rule Violation Complaint

The Election Board recently received an election complaint against the Hussain/Saxena campaign which alleged violations of the following rules: Students must be free to vote as they wish...

Posted: April 13, 2022, 4:51 PM

SGA Election Endorsements

The following candidates have received endorsements as listed below: Abdel Nasser Arian Nyajado , personal endorsement Menna Nasser, personal endorsement Arian Nyajado  Sarah Rashid,...

Posted: April 11, 2022, 4:27 PM

SGA Election Endorsements

The following candidates have received endorsements as listed below: Adam Abril Joshua Le, personal endorsement Demetrius McGuffin, personal endorsement Demetrius McGuffin Joshua Le,...

Posted: March 31, 2022, 11:26 AM

SGA Candidate Endorsement Form Available

The Candidate Endorsement Form is available for any student organization* or individual student** to endorse any candidate running for SGA elected office.  Candidates may publicize...

Posted: March 14, 2022, 8:02 PM

SGA Elections 2022: Candidate Announcement

Below is a list of candidates running for SGA Elected Office for the 2022-2023 term.  Voting will take place online from April 8-10 and then in person from April 11-14. Election related events,...

Posted: March 14, 2022, 10:33 AM