Hall Elections

Hall Elections Information

Each spring, Judicial Council holds elections for Hall Governments.  

Election Code Halls

Spring 2022 Hall Elections Timeline:

Tuesday, February 8 or Thursday, February 10:

  • Hall Election Coordinator Training
  • Tuesday, February 8 — 8:00 PM in DeBartolo 126
  • Thursday, February 10 —7:00 PM in DeBartolo 125

Wednesday, February 16:

  • Prospective Hall Senator Information Session — 8:00 PM in DeBartolo 126

On or before Thursday, February 17:

  • Hall Election Coordinators hold Information Session 

Friday, February 18:

  • Notification Form due by noon from Hall Election Coordinator (opt-in vs. opt-out, list of candidates)

Wednesday, February 23:

  • Campaigning period begins 

Tuesday, March 1:

  • Vote by email or at jcouncil.nd.edu/vote from 8AM-8PM
  • Opt-Out Halls MUST submit primary election results to Judicial Council 

If necessary:

Thursday, March 3: 

Thursday, March 3:

  • Opt-Out Halls MUST run-off submit election results to Judicial Council 


Hall Election Documents:


Important Election Rules/Regulations
  • Candidates are responsible for knowing and understanding all election rules and regulations (found here) including du Lac
  • Campaign limit of $50, all materials and receipts must be approved by Hall Election Coordinator
  • Campaigning may be held ONLY over the period specified by the Election Committee
  • No campaigning may occur in any classroom, space or event funding through SAO, all Student Union meetings or events, and on the 2nd or 3rd floor of LaFortune
  • Use of Listservs for campaiging is prohibited (@listserv.nd.edu or any variation thereof)
  • All candidates are expected to behave ethically at all times
  • Allegations of election misconduct must be submitted to Judicial Council (jcouncil@nd.edu or here) within 48 hours of the time committed or 9:00 pm on day of the election, whichever is sooner.