OCAD University Senate elections are managed centrally by the Chief Electoral Officer and are held annually in preparation for the upcoming academic year. Elected Senators include faculty, Program Chairs/Graduate Program Directors, as well as both undergraduate and graduate students.
OCAD University Senate Election Guidelines and Procedures
Senate Membership Composition
OCAD University Senate By-Laws
Roles and Responsibilities of Senate and Senators
2016/17 Senate Elections for Student Representatives
The OCAD University Senate By-Laws state that there shall three (3) undergraduate student senators, one from each Faculty, elected by and from undergraduate students from each respective Faculty enrolled in a full- or part-time program. As well, there shall be one (1) graduate student senator elected by and from those students of the university enrolled in a full- or part-time graduate program.
- One (1) undergraduate student from the Faculty of Art
- One (1) undergraduate student from the Faculty of Design
- One (1) undergraduate student from the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Sciences and School of Interdisciplinary Studies
- One (1) graduate student
Student Senator Nomination Form 2016
Senate Elections Timeline
|Wednesday, August 17, 2016 – Wednesday, September 14, 2016 at 4:30pm
|Wednesday, September 14, 2016 at 4:30pm
|Friday, September 16, 2016
|Electronic Voting Period
|Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at 12:00am – Monday, September 26, 2016 at 11:59pm
|Friday, September 30, 2016
Want to know more? Join us at an Information Session and Free Pizza Lunch on September 12, 2015 from 12:00-1:00 pm and 1:00pm – 2:00pm in room 1115, 230 Richmond Street West (11th Floor Boardroom).
For more information on the Senate Elections, please contact: Natalie Nanton, Coordinator, Academic Governance and Quality Assurance, Office of the Vice-President, Academic at firstname.lastname@example.org