ASDC Elections

Take your college experience to the next level and run for student body government!

General elections for the following year are held during the spring semester. Use the information below to learn more about the requirements and steps to run for ASDC!

Spring Elections

Election Dates: MAY 13 - 14, 2019
Application Deadline: MAY 5

Meet the Candidates

Available Positions

  • President
  • VP of Student Affairs
  • Secretary
  • Treasurer 
  • Senator of Public Relations
  • Senator of Legislative Affairs 
  • Senator of Activities
  • Senator of College and Community Relations
  • Student Representative to the Board of Trustees (Note: Separate Application Process Required)
  • Senator at Large (2 openings)

Position Descriptions and Responsibilities

Application Process


Complete Your Application

Online Application (For all positions Except Student Trustee)

Minimum Requirements to Be an Officer

All students applying to serve on the ASDC must meet the following qualifications:

  1. Currently enrolled in a minimum of five-semester units
  2. Cumulative 2.0 GPA
  3. Students that have served two terms on the ASDC will be considered ineligible to apply

How to Apply

To apply to be a candidate for the Spring 2019 General Election please complete our online application.

Apply Online

Student Representative to the Board of Trustee Application Process

Minimum Requirements

Students applying for the Student Representative to the Board of Trustees must complete the Student Trustee application.

At the time of application and election, you must meet the minimum requirements as specified in Education Code 70601.

  1. Enrolled in a minimum of five (5) units
  2. Minimum GPA of 2.5
  3. Ability to complete four (4) mandatory office hours each week
  4. Ability to attend mandatory Monday meetings from 2:30pm-4:30 pm
  5. Ability to attend mandatory College Hour events every third Thursday from 12:30 pm-1:30 pm
  6. Ability to perform and function in the role of the office

How to Apply

As part of the application process for the student trustee position, candidates must submit the following:

  • One Letter of Recommendation from a faculty, staff, or administrator.  Students enrolled for a semester or less may have a faculty, staff, or administrator from a previous academic institution, community organization, or a current employer submit a Recommendation Form. Recommendation forms will be reviewed for eligibility.  Forms must include your full name and student ID number.
  • Submit an Online Application

Attend Mandatory Orientation

All candidates are required to attend one of the following orientation meetings as part of the application process. 

  • Friday, April 19th from 11 am - 12 pm in DeRicco 275
  • Tuesday, April 23rd from 2-3 pm in DeRicco 274
  • Wednesday, April 24th 2:00-3:00 pm in Shima 101C
  • Friday, April 26th 2:00-3:00 pm in Shima 101C
  • Wednesday, May 1st 2:00 - 3:00 pm in DeRicco 273
  • Friday, May 3rd 11 am -12 pm in Shima 101C


  • The application deadline is Friday May 3, 2019 at 11:45pm, however students are advised to submit the required paperwork as soon as possible.
  • Late applications will not be accepted.
  • Incomplete applications will result in the withdrawal of the candidate from the election process.
  • Disqualified candidates will be notified by email.

Got Questions?

Contact Elections Chair, Nate Nunez at or at 209-954-5484.