Are You Interested in Student Advocacy and Politics? Do not miss a once-in-a lifetime opportunity to make a difference and get involved in the Representative Council Elections! Read on to find out more.
Every member of ISYY may run for and vote in the elections.
The Representative Council Elections is when the highest decision-making body of the Student Union is elected. The aim of the Representative Council is to serve the members of ISYY and make sure that the student perspective is always taken into account in decision-making. The Representative Council members have an opportunity to influence many things that directly affect students, such as the level of the membership fee, as well as the annual Budget and Action Plan of the Student Union.
More information about the Representative Council can be found on the website under Representative Council.
Make sure you remember to vote for the candidate of your choice. Every member of the Student Union (ISYY) who has registered as present at the University is eligible to vote at the Representative Council Elections.
The voting is very easy and it takes place online, via an electronic ballot box. It is possible to either vote in advance or during the actual election day. Voters will also receive a link by their email to vote on Tuesday 29.10.
The electronic voting is open as follows:
The advance voting 29.10. - 1.11.2019 klo 9 - 00
The election 6.11.2019 at 9 - 18
Read more For Voters.
The application is intended to help voters to find a suitable candidate. You can find the Voting Aid here.
Brenda Nissén, Chairperson of the Central Elections Committee, Student Union of the University of Eastern Finland (ISYY), brendan(at)student.uef.fi, tel. 040 582 9578
Emma Mertakorpi, Vice Chairperson of the Central Elections Committee, Student Union of the University of Eastern Finland (ISYY), evpj1(at)isyy.fi, tel. 040 847 9375
Saara Närä, Secretary of the Central Elections Committee, Student Union of the University of Eastern Finland (ISYY), kv.kuopio(at)isyy.fi, tel. 044 576 8413
The voter turnout for the fifth Representative Council elections of ISYY was 27,5 %
20,5 % voted in advance in the ISYY’s Representative Council elections
The Representative Council Election Night 6.11. at 17.30 pm
An appeal for ISYY’s members: Vote in the Representative Council elections
Advance voting for ISYY Representative Council elections is on