Nominations Open for Graduate Student Representatives for FGS Council 2017-18

Nominations are now open for graduate student representatives to serve on the Faculty of Graduate Studies Council for the 2017-18 academic year.  There are four positions available: 2 for Masters students and 2 for Doctoral students.

Nomination packages are available here.  The completed package must be submitted to the Faculty of Graduate Studies by 4:30 pm on Tuesday, February 28, 2017. 

The term of office for the graduate student seats on the Faculty of Graduate Studies Council are July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018.  Meeting times will be determined in the late spring/early summer, there are expected to be four (4) 2 hour meetings during the 2017-18 academic year.

Student representation on the university's governing bodies is vitally important.  If you are a gradaute student, please consider standing for election.  Alternatively, you may nominate one of your graduate student colleagues.

Election polling will be held on the University of Victoria Webvote system during the month of March 2017.

If you have any questions, please contact Cathy Stacey at or 250.472.5187 or Room A207, University Centre.

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