Candidate Resources

Important Election Rules/Regulations

  • Candidates are responsible for knowing and understanding all election rules and regulations, including du Lac
  • Campaign limit of $200, all materials and receipts must be approved by Judicial Council
  • Campaigning may be held ONLY over the period specified by the Election Committee
  • NO campaigning may occur in the upper levels of LaFortune (2nd and 3rd floors), in or near any Student Union office or venues occupied by the Student Union (Student Union meetings or SAO sponsored events) or in any venue while occupied by a class period or exam
  • Use of Listservs for campaiging is prohibited ( or any variation thereof)
  • Google Groups created for use by a Residence Hall, Student Union Organization, or University department, office, or official may not be used in campaigning
  • All candidates are expected to behave ethically at all times
  • Please be aware of the REGULATIONS REGARDING SOCIAL MEDIA usage (may be found in the information packets provided, or contact
  • Allegations of election misconduct must be submitted to Judicial Council ( or here) within 48 hours of the time committed or 11:59pm on day of the election, whichever is sooner.

See Information Packet and other resources for candidates for further information: