General Elections

January - March


Notice of General Elections

It’s time for the University of Ottawa Students’ Union to hold its General Election.
All members are invited to participate.
Please view the important dates below.

Send your nomination forms to the Chief Electoral Officer at

If you have any general questions, please email to:

Get Involved, Nominate Yourself Today

It’s now time to elect students to fill positions on the UOSU Executive Committee and the UOSU Board of Directors, as well as the University of Ottawa Senate and University of Ottawa Board of Governors!


Available Positions

Important Dates

Notice of Elections:
Monday, January 9, 2023

Nomination Period (Execs):
Monday, January 16, 2023 –
Friday, February 3, 2023  

Nomination Period (Board): 
Monday, January 16, 2023 –
Friday, February 10, 2023

Executive Information Session:
Monday, February 4th, 2023 –
Saturday, February 5th, 2023

Bilingualism Testing:
Monday, February 6th, 2023 –
Saturday, February 18th, 2023

French Language Online Test:
February 7th, 2023 –
February 8th, 2023

French Language Telephone Interviews:
February 9th, 2023 –
February 10th, 2023

English Language Online Test:
TBD (between 6th and 18th)

English Language Telephone Interview:
TBD (between 6th and 18th)

Candidate Information Session(s):
Saturday, February 11th, 2023 –
Sunday, February 12th, 2023

Campaign Period:
Sunday, February 19, 2023 –
Friday, March 3, 2023 

Blackout Period:
Saturday, March 4, 2023

Voting Period:
Sunday, March 5, 2023 –
Thursday, March 9, 2023

Unofficial Results Released:

Ratification of UOSU Results by the Board of Directors: TBD

Ratification of UOSU Results by the Extraordinary General Assembly: