Run for Office

Be a voice for the student body! CU Denver Student Government Association (SGA) welcomes all students to contribute their ideas and to get involved. By sharing a unique perspective, students are crucial to addressing the issues we face. We encourage all CU Denver students to vote in Student Elections to have their opinions heard.

Annual elections are held in April for a variety of positions.

  • Executive ticket—President and Vice President
  • 12 Senators—six for legislation and outreach, six for finance and funding
  • Events and Planning Chair
  • Two SACAB Representatives (Student Advisory Committee to the Auraria Board)
  • Eight College Council Representatives—College Council candidates must have declared their major in the school/college they are running for
  • Student Fee Review Committee Chair

Learn about the expectations for each position.

Ready to run? Submit your eligibility form here.

Election Results 2021 - 2022

We thank all of our student leaders for running for a position. We know this takes time and effort.  ‚Äč


After our annual elections,some SGA positions remain vacant. All CU Denver students are invited to apply to fill those vacancies. The open positions can be found on Handshake.


Please note that a write-in candidate must receive a minimum of 30 votes to be elected. In this election, no write-in reached that threshold.

Election results will be available within 72 hours following the conclusion of voting.