The University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) Student Government Election (March 12-14) is the annual process for members of the UNO student body elect their new President/Regent, Vice President, and Student Senators.
Offices and Candidates
Offices to be elected are as listed below. Senate Seats are allocated based on the most recently available enrollment data. To see candidates for a specific office, select the View Candidates link or select here to view all candidates. You can learn more about a candidate by selecting them from the database. Participation in campaigning and inclusion on the ballot is contingent on candidates participation in an orientation process.
|1 Seat||Student Body President and Regent||Combined ticket with Vice President||View Candidates|
|1 Seat||Student Body Vice President||Combined ticket with President||View Candidates|
|7 Seats||College of Arts and Sciences Senator||View Candidates|
|3 Seats||College of Business Administration Senator||View Candidates|
|2 Seats||College of Communication, Fine Arts and Media Senator||View Candidates|
|4 Seats||College of Public Affairs and Community Service Senator||View Candidates|
|3 Seats||College of Education, Health, and Human Sciences Senator||View Candidates|
|1 Seat||College of Engineering Senator||View Candidates|
|2 Seats||College of Information Science and Technology Senator||View Candidates|
|5 Seats||Graduate Studies Senator||View Candidates|
|1 Seat||Non-Degree Senator||View Candidates|
Tha table below lists the important dates for the elections.
|Voting Period||March 12, 2021 at 8:00 AM||March 14, 2021 at 11:59 PM|
Voting will be done online using Presence. Students will be able to vote for the President/Vice President ticket, their associated senator, and any applicable referenda.
About UNO Student Government
UNO Student Government (SG-UNO) exists to advance the student experience. As the official voice of the student body they represent, empower, and serve students. As such they advocate for student interests to university administration, faculty, staff, and the Board of Regents. Members of Student Government are servant-leaders who are committed to cultivating a stronger student experience and making sure students are heard.
About the University of Nebraska at Omaha
Located in one of America’s best cities to live, work and learn, the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) is Nebraska’s premier metropolitan university. With more than 15,000 students enrolled in 200-plus programs of study, UNO is recognized nationally for its online education, graduate education, military friendliness and community engagement efforts. Founded in 1908, UNO has served learners of all backgrounds for more than 100 years and is dedicated to another century of excellence both in the classroom and in the community.