Notice to All Students
Communication from the Dean of Students
All students are encouraged to participate in the electoral process. Please also be reminded that sensitization on Electronic Voting by the Student Guild Constitution Review Commission is also ongoing.
Call for Nominations for the electoral commission 2022/2023
- The office of the Dean of Students hereby calls for nominations of candidates for the Guild Electoral Commission.
- Nominations are hereby opened with effect from today Thursday, 10th November 2022 and shall close on Saturday, 12th November, 2022 at 11:59pm East African Time.
- Nomination Forms and guidelines for submitting the duly filled and signed nomination form, shall be accessed on this website
- Candidates with disabilities shall use the same link to be nominated.
- There shall be no payment of any electoral related fees at any level to any person or any other authority by aspiring candidates in this process.
- Only candidates whose applications are received by the said deadline will be considered.
- Candidates who satisfy the nomination requirements shall be issued with a Certificate of Eligibility to contest by the Dean of Students and declared as duly nominated for the respective positions.
- All Candidates must acquaint themselves with the provisions of the Makerere University Guidelines for Conducting Elections of the 88th Guild (November 2022 – February 2023).
Road Map for the 88th Guild Elections
|1||Thursday 10th -Saturday12th Nov 2022||Call For Nominations of Electoral Commission aspiring candidates from all Colleges and Jinja campus||Dean of Students|
|2||Monday14th –Tuesday 15th Nov 2022||Verification of Academic Standing of Aspiring Electoral Commission Candidates||Academic Registrar|
|3||Wednesday 16th Nov 2022||Publication of Duly Nominated Electoral Commission Candidates||Dean of Students|
|4||Thursday 17th Nov 2022||Elections of The Electoral Commission||Dean of Students|
|5||Friday 18th Nov 2022||Swearing in of the Electoral Commission and voting their Leadership||Dean of Students|
|6||Saturday 19th -Monday 21st Nov 2022||Preparation and Presentation of Elections Budget||Electoral Commission /Dean of Students|
|7||Moday21st –Wednesday 23rd Nov 2022||Call For The Nominations of The 88th Guild President, Guild Representative council, Senior Common Room, College councils, Debating Union And Games Union candidates||Electoral Commission|
|8||Thursday 24th –Monday 28th Nov 2022||Verification of Academic Standing of all Nominated candidates||Academic Registrar/Electoral Commission|
|9||Tuesday 29th Nov 2022||Publication of Duly Nominated Candidates For The Guild, Guild Representative councilors, Senior Common Room, College councils, Debating Union And Games Union candidates And Virtual Debates||Electoral Commission|
|10||Wednesday 30th Nov 2022||Elections of Guild President, Guild Representative councilors, Senior Common Room, College council, Debating Union and Games Union||Electoral Commission|
|11||Monday 5th December 2022||Swearing In of Guild President, Guild Representative councilors, Senior Common Room, College councils, Debating Union and Games Union.||Vice Chancellor/ Electoral Commission /Dean of Students|
Further guidelines pertaining to Makerere University 88th Students Guild Elections is available in the attached documents accessible through the links below:
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