ASLCSC Student Government Elections

ASLCSC Student Government elections are hosted every spring semester. To learn more about the virtual forums, ballots and voting in the election this spring, see the Forums, Ballots & Voting page.

Representative Duties

The ASLCSC is comprised of ten elected members representing campus.

Representatives of ASLCSC serve as the voice of the student body and must constantly be reaching out to students and gathering information about their concerns. In this way, representatives are responsible for acting in the best interest of students, balancing and vetting executive decisions, and advocating for the student voice.

Representatives must:

  • Attend all of the regular meetings (Tuesdays & Thursdays at 4:30pm)
  • Serve on various external campus and internal committees
  • Hold weekly office hours
  • Promote and participate in ASLCSC sponsored events

During the weekly meetings Representatives are expected to be actively engaged and participate in the discussions taking place. Furthermore, Representatives should be eager to work with a committee and assist their fellow Representatives whenever possible.

How to run

ASLCSC Elections will officially open the formal intent to run process on January 20, 2021.

Students who have completed at least one semester at LC State may run for office during the spring election. If you plan to run for a seat on ASLCSC and intend to hold a campus wide campaign, you need to thoroughly review the ASLCSC election code. Candidates and/or their supporters MUST adhere to these rules. If a candidate (and/or their supporters) is found in violation of any of these rules that candidate may be disqualified.

Students are able to run for the following positions:

  • President
  • Vice President
  • Senator
  • CDA Senator
  • CTE Senator

To formally declare yourself as a candidate for in 2021 General Election, each candidate must complete the Intent to Run Form. This form is used to gather information about you, your candidacy and so much more. The form will open on January 20, 2021 at 8:00 a.m. and will close on Monday, February 22nd at 5:00 p.m.

Learn More At An Informational Session

No need to stay the entire time just drop in to have your questions answered.

These interactive sessions. presented by a current ASLCSC representative, will provide prospective candidates with information about the role and purpose of student government; the role, responsibilities and expectations of a representative, and the electoral process.

What participants will learn:

  • The role and purpose of student government
  • Roles, responsibilities and expectations of an ASLCSC Representative
  • The experience of being a representative
  • The campaigning and election including key dates

Participants will receive:

  • Electronic copy of the annual Election Code and important dates  

When:

Session dates and times will be posted in Spring

Contact Information

Associated Students of Lewis-Clark State College

Student Union Building/Center For Student Leadership 219C

500 8th Avenue

Lewiston, Idaho 83501