SGA Election Season Is In Full Swing!

Posted On April 2, 2017
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The SGA Campaign period began Monday, March 20 on all six campuses and a debate was held on March 28 in Speakers Auditorium of Student Center East on the Atlanta campus for the positions of Atlanta Speaker of the Senate, Atlanta Executive Vice President and President. On Thursday a Senator Forum was held for the Atlanta Senator candidates. Both debates were hosted and recorded by The Signal and are available from their website (along with other SGA-related news). Voting will take place from Monday, April 3 – Thursday, April 6 on Georgia State’s OrgSync platform. Students who have not utlilized OrgSync before will have to set-up their account before being able to vote.  A step-by-step guide to set-up your account is available from OrgSync.

Voting for all elected Student Government Association positions on all six campuses is conducted via OrgSync beginning 12:01 am Monday, April 3 – Thursday, April 6 at 11:59 pm. A listing of candidates is also available on the Running for Election page.

orgsync-profile-imageFirst time logging into OrgSync? If so, when you first log in, you’ll be asked to fill out a User Profile. After submitting a few quick answers, you’ll be re-directed to the ballot.

If for any reason this does not happen, simply click on the link to the ballot again!

Ballots for the schools, colleges and campuses are based on the current information with the Registrar’s office. If your records haven’t been updated to reflect your current status, please email the Election Commission to request a manual change of ballot.

Election Timeline

April 3 Online Voting Begins  12:01 a.m. Online via OrgSync
April 4 – 6 Election Commission Polling Stations Atlanta – Courtland/Gilmer and Piedmont/Edgewood
Alpharetta– Monday – Thursday 8:30-12p.m. outside the SGA/PAC Office AA1320
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 12-5 p.m. AA1140
Wednesday 12-4 p.m. Spring Fling
Decatur-Monday- mobile station in front of the gym SC-2100 10am-5 p.m.
April 6 Online voting ends at 11:59 p.m.
April 11 Election results announced at 12 p.m. Live on Unity Plaza on the Atlanta campus and streamed via Facebook live for all campuses.
April 11 Election results announced at 1:30 p.m. via social media
April 11 Mandatory meeting for candidates in run-off Time & Location TBA
April 13 Run-off Election Voting Online via OrgSync
April 17 Run-off Election Results Announced
May 10 Inauguration Ceremony & Luncheon 12 p.m. Student Center Ballroom, Atlanta

Contact the Student Government Association with any questions or voting issues by phone at 404-413-1600, by email to the Election Commission or in person in Student Center West, Suite 450.

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