Student Council

Student Council

Are you creative? Analytical? Outgoing? Do you enjoy planning? Implementing? Contributing to a team?

As a member of the Booth UC Student Council, you will play an integral role in organizing and running student events on campus. It will give you the opportunity to have your voice heard and to contribute to
the student experience in a unique way. Sitting on the student council also gives you the opportunity to learn multiple transferable skills, such as:

  • Teamwork
  • Project management
  • Leadership
  • Fundraising

How to Get Involved

RUN FOR A POSITION. This is the best way to get involved. Being an elected member of the BUCSC gives you a direct voice and opinion in the happenings of the student council. To become an elected BUCSC member you will need to:

1. Choose one position for which you would like to be elected and complete the Candidate Registration Form at

2. Obtain signatures from at least 5 students who support your nomination.

3. Prepare your campaign. Each candidate will be given resources and the opportunity to prepare posters, to speak, etc.

4. Run your campaign. You will have between February 26 and March 14 to conduct your campaign.

SPREAD THE WORD. Tell your friends and classmates who you think would be a good fit for the student council and encourage them to run.

VOTE. To ensure that we have equal representation on the student council, we encourage everyone to vote. Elections will take place between March 14-16, 2018.

Important Dates

Feb 2-5: Student Election Information Sessions
Feb. 11: Candidate registration forms are due
Feb. 14: Candidates are announced
Feb. 26: Campaigns begin.
Mar. 14-16: Voting period
Mar. 19: Election winners announced