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UCLA Academic Senate Elections

divisional ELECTIONS FOR 2020-2021                       

The UCLA Academic Senate Elections will be held from March 20, 2020 to May 21, 2020. Details regarding the election timeline can be found in the Spring 2020 Election Schedule on the bottom of this page. 

Procedures for elections by mail or electronic online ballot in the Los Angeles Division and its agencies are governed by Senate Bylaws 30, 95, 340(A), and the following provisions: [Am 19 Jan 88, 08 Apr 03]


Annual Elections

Annual Divisional elections occur in time for relevant results to be reported to the Division in the Spring quarter. [Am 9 Oct 84]

Conduct of Elections

The Elections Commissioner supervises elections for the Los Angeles Division and certifies results to the Secretary of the Division, who reports the results to the Division. Elections by Faculties of schools and colleges are conducted by the appropriate Secretary under such supervision as the Faculty determines.

Elections Commissioner

Gregory H Leazer, Elections Commissioner, Information Studies

Senate staff contact

Lena Hoang       310.206.3802  | [email protected]
Eric Malmquist      310.825.3854  |  [email protected] (Committee on Committees elections only) 

UCLA Academic Senate, Executive Director, April de Stefano       310.206.3803  | [email protected]


Spring 2020 Election Schedule 

Notice of Election                                                                                                                                March 20, 2020
Nomination Period for Vice Chair/Chair Elect, Executive Board, and Committee on Committees Members        March 20, 2020 - April 10, 2020
Voting Period Opens for Vice Chair/Chair Elect and Committee on Committees Members        April 15, 2020
Voting Period Closes for Vice Chair/Chair Elect and Committee on Committees        May 1, 2020
Notice of Legislative Assembly Meeting sent with election results and Executive Board nominees            May 14, 2020
Legislative Assembly Meeting and Election of Executive Board Members        May 21, 2020

Nomination requirements and forms

All required documents and endorsements must be received by the end of the nomination period, 12:00 p.m. PST, April 10, 2020