Hall Elections

Hall Elections Information

Each spring, Judicial Council holds elections for Hall Governments.  

Spring 2024 Hall Elections Timeline

Hall Election Coordinator Training

  • Tuesday, February 6 — 8:00 PM ; Debartolo 125
  • Thursday, February 8 — 7:00 PM ; Debartolo 125

Thursday, February 13

  • Prospective Hall Senator Information Session — 8:00 PM ; Debartolo 126

On or before Wednesday, February 21

  • Hall Election Coordinators hold Information Session 

Friday, February 23

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

Wednesday, February 28:

  • Campaigning period begins at 8:00 AM

Tuesday, March 5

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

If necessary dates:

Thursday, March 7:


Tuesday, March 7

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


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 through this form) within 48 hours of the time committed or 9:00 pm on day of the election, whichever is sooner.