Central Student Government is the campus-wide student government, representing all 19 degree-granting units at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor.  Various colleges and schools at the University have their own Student Government Elections as well.  If you are interested in running for LSA Student Government, you may find more information about LSA-SG Elections here.

The University Elections Commission is responsible for administering and certifying elections to the Central Student Government.

Click here to view the UEC Rules of Practice & Procedure (revised March 9, 2017).  The Fall 2019 UEC has adopted these same Rules of Practice & Procedure.  

Fall 2021 Election

Fall 2021 elections will be held November 17-18, 2021 at vote.umich.edu!


The candidate packet is available here. The deadline for candidate applications is October 31, 2021 at 5:00 PM.

CSG Assembly seats:

  • College of Engineering, one (1) seat

  • School of Information, one (1) seat 

  • School of Kinesiology, one (1) seat 

  • College of Literature, Science, and the Arts, one (1) seat 

  • School of Music, Theatre & Dance, one (1) seat 

  • School of Nursing, one (1) seat

  • School of Pharmacy, one (1) seat 

  • Rackham School of Graduate Studies, four (4) seats 

  • Ross School of Business, three (3) seats 

  • School of Social Work, one (1) seat


University of Michigan Police Department Oversight Committee:

  • Campus-wide, one (1) seat

The optional candidate information meeting will be held on November 1, 2021 at 8:00 PM via Zoom (https://umich.zoom.us/j/93170697574)


Financial transparency documentation (including candidate financial disclosures) for this election is available here.


Endorsement documentation for the Fall 2021 elections is available here.


Please email electiondirector@umich.edu with any questions.


Election Director: Tyler R. Watt

Deputy Election Director: Taylor Quick

Winter 2021 Election

Winter 2021 elections was held March 24, 2021 and March 25, 2021 at vote.umich.edu. Official results can be found here.

The candidate packet was available here. The deadline for candidate applications was March 8, 2021.

The optional candidate information meeting was held on March 10 at 6:00 p.m. via Zoom. 

Financial transparency documentation from the Winter 2021 election is available here.

Endorsement documentation from the Winter 2021 election is available here.

Please email electiondirector@umich.edu with any questions.

Election Director: Brittani Banks

Deputy Election Director: Kayla Rothstein

Independent Special Prosecutor:

Winter 2021 Candidate Meeting:


Election Court

The Election Court comprises at least three and at most half of the active membership of CSJ, including the Chief Justice when applicable. Justices of CSJ are assigned to serve on the Election Court by the CSJ Chief Justice.

Winter 2021 Advisory Opinions: