Elections 2024

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 eligibility requirements, host candidate campaigning events, and hear complaints regarding election rule violations.


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

Read over Candidate Profiles to learn about who is running for SGA office!

Apply to run for the 2024 UMBC SGA elections!
  • Executive Positions
    • President*
    • Executive Vice President*
    • Vice President for Student Organizations (VPSO)
    • Treasurer
  • Legislative Positions
    • Senator (11 positions)
    • Finance Board (5 positions)
Election Time-Frame
  • Application opens
    • 2/27/2024
  • Candidate Information Sessions
    • 3/6/2024 Noon – 1 p.m. ILSB116B
    • 3/7/2024 4 p.m. – 5 p.m. (online)
  • Candidate Application Closes
    • 3/22/2024 at Noon
  • Candidate Orientation Sessions (required to run for officer)
    • 3/27/2024 Noon – 1 p.m. ILSB116B
    • 3/28/2024 4 p.m. – 5 p.m. (online)
  • Campaigning
    • 3/28/2024 at 5 p.m. – 4/18/2024 at 6:59 p.m.
Voting Schedule for 2024 SGA Elections
  • Online Early Voting
    • 4/12/24 at 5 p.m. –
      4/14/2024 at 9 p.m.
  • In Person Voting
    • 4/15/2024 – 4/18/2024
    • Polling stations open daily
      10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
  • Election Results Announced
    • 4/19/2024 at Noon
    • Commons Mainstreet

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

Below are pertinent forms related to the 2024 Elections.

Please visit this page frequently for updated and additional forms.

Application to Run for Elected Office

SGA Elected Officer Position Descriptions

SGA Election Rules 2024

Candidate Endorsement Form

Finance Board Candidates

Senate Candidates

Executive Branch Candidates



Hello! Here is the current list of approved Endorsements for the SGA 2024 Elections.  Presidential Candidates  Meghna Chandrasekaran Endorsed by Hannah Pedida Endorsed by Dharma...

Posted: April 11, 2024, 3:43 PM

Candidates for SGA Elections 2024

The Election Board is excited to announce the slate of candidate for the upcoming SGA Elections. Officers that are elected will serve during the  2024-2025 term.  Undergraduate students can...

Posted: April 1, 2024, 3:56 PM

SGA Election Results 2023

The Election Board has reviewed and certified the 2023 SGA Elections. Below are the results of the election: Unique Ballots Cast: 750 President/Executive Vice President Musa Jafri/Meghna...

Posted: April 17, 2023, 12:45 PM

Endorsement Updates 4/7

Hello! Here is the current list of approved Endorsements for the SGA 2023 Elections. All endorsements should have been submitted and no new endorsements will be given out. Thank you! Aidan...

Posted: April 7, 2023, 12:20 PM

SGA Elections 2023 Page Link

To cast your vote, please visit the SGA 2023 Election page found here: https://my3.my.umbc.edu/groups/sgaelections2023 Thank you!

Posted: April 7, 2023, 10:49 AM

Endorsement Updates 4/4

Hello! Here are the current list of approved Endorsements for the SGA 2023 Elections. Any other endorsements must be turned in by Thursday, 4/6. Thank you! Abdullah Shahzad Dharma Bhatt...

Posted: April 4, 2023, 2:32 PM

SGA Candidate Application DEADLINE EXTENDED

The SGA Candidate application deadline, has been extended to end of Saturday, March 4, 11:59 PM!  Apply to help make a difference on campus, and join SGA’s Senate, Finance Board, or Executive...

Posted: March 3, 2023, 12:24 AM

2023-2024 SGA Candidate Applications and Nominations

Out Now! Applications Close March 1st, 11:59 pm

Application for 2023-2024 Senate, Finance Board, and Executive Board Open until March 1st, 11:59 pm: https://forms.gle/C9QXcGBhTMsniWqN7 Interested in nominating someone to run for an SGA?...

Posted: February 13, 2023, 3:16 PM

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