2016 Election Season

View the election results here


The petitioning website is currently open.

Please visit petitioning.stanford.edu to view candiates, slates, and issues.

2017 Upcoming Events

Interested in running for office? There will be two Candidate Informational Sessions for those interested in learning more about what it takes to run for a position in the Executive, Undergraduate Senate, Graduate Student Council, and Class Presidents. They will take place on:

Please see the candidates page for information. For those who missed the information sessions, the slides can be found here.

Stay informed!

Sign up here for our mailing lists to stay up to date with us this election cycle. Candidates, this will be especially useful for you.

Annual Grants and Special Fees Sessions are currently open

Click here for a previous year's workshop.

Office Hours

Have questions? Come to any of the below office hours.

Popular Legislation

All Stanford students have the right, at any time, to submit petitions for initative, referendum, and recall. For more information, please contact the Elections Commission.


About the Elections Commission

The ASSU Elections Commission is an independent body of the ASSU that

Elections matter to every Stanford student because they're your chance to choose how we spend millions of dollars and pick the future leaders of the student body. The Elections Commission ensures that every student has a fair and free opportunity to vote on the issues that matter to them.