Board Elections

Board of Governors’ External Member Nominations

OCAD University’s Board of Governors (Board) has members from the external community, who are appointed by the Lieutenant-Governor-In-Council on the recommendation of the Board. These External Member positions are voluntary positions for a three-year term upon successful completion of the recruitment and appointment process.
The Executive Committee of the Board, acting in its nominating role, considers potential candidates.

For more information contact:
Carole Beaulieu
Vice-President, Advancement & Board Secretariat
OCAD University

Board of Governors’ Internal Member Elections

Student Representatives on Board

Undergraduate Student Candidate Profiles

  • Undergraduate students are eligible to vote for one candidate irrespective of their Faculty area.

Vote Now! The Electronic Voting Portal is ​open from Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - Wednesday, September 19, 2018. 

We are pleased to announce the following graduate student has been acclaimed to the OCAD University Board:

  • Samantha Matters, Master of Design in Strategic Foresight and Innovation program, 1st Year
For more information on the roles, responsibilities and nomination and election processes, please click on the appropriate link below:

Board of Governors Graduate Student Nomination Form (PDF)

Board of Governors Undergraduate Student Nomination Form (PDF)

Summary of Board of Governors’ Elected Student Positions

Nomination Period: April 30 to September 10, 2018

Nomination Deadline: Nominations close at 4:30 p.m. on Monday, September 10, 2018

NOTE: Completed nomination forms and supporting materials (current resume and 100-word summary profile statement) should be delivered to Carole Beaulieu, Secretary to the Board of Governors, 11th Floor, 230 Richmond Street West by the nomination deadline.

Candidates Announced: By September 12, 2018

Election Period (Electronic Voting): September 12, 2018 from 12:00 a.m. to September 19, 2018 at 11:59 p.m.

Election Results Announced: By September 25, 2018

Still have questions?

Questions about the Board of Governors elections should be directed to Carole Beaulieu, Vice-President, Advancement & Board Secretariat