The annual Student Congress election traditionally draws low voter turnout and few candidates.
But Student Congress members said that won’t be a matter of concern during Tuesday’s special election.
Former Board of Elections Chairman Pete Gillooly said he thinks low voter turnout for Student Congress elections is natural — and acceptable — due to the nature of the race.
District Two -Middle Campus
District Three -South Campus
Tyler Keith Lee Tew
District Four -Granville Towers
District Six -Off-Campus
John Edward Mace
Daniel Jared Nobles
“It really wouldn’t make sense for a candidate to stand outside in the Pit to advertise when not all those people could vote for them anyway,” he said.
The online election will be held to fill seven vacant seats distributed across districts 2, 3, 4, 6 and 8.