Nominations will be accepted for 2 student representatives (voting) on the Capilano University Board of Governors.

The term of office for student representatives shall be one (1) year, concluding July 31, 2020.

Nomination forms - Board of Governors Nomination (pdf) - should be submitted to the Registrar's Office (Birch Building, room BR230) by 4 p.m. on Thursday, March 28, 2019.

Note: Please type information directly into the form to ensure legibility, then print it, sign it and have it co-signed by three members of your constituency as defined in the University Act.

Spring 2019 Board of Governors Election timeline

Thursday, March 14 Call for nominations Two weeks
Thursday, March 28, 4 p.m. Nominations close  
Friday, March 29 Orientation (by request)  
Thursday, April 4, 12:01 a.m. Voting opens One week
Wednesday, April 10, 11:50 a.m. Voting closes  
Friday, April 12 Results Announced Posted in two working days

For definitions and election rules and procedures, please see the Capilano Board Election Procedures(pdf).

As per the University Act, the Board of Governors is composed of:

(a) the chancellor;
(b) the president; 
(c) 2 faculty members elected by the faculty members; 
(d) 8 persons appointed by the Lieutenant Governor in Council, 2 of whom are to be appointed from among persons nominated by the alumni association; 
(e) 2 students elected from students who are members of an undergraduate student society or a graduate student society; 
(f) one person elected by and from the employees of the university who are not faculty members.

For more information about the Board of Governors Elections, please contact the Assistant to the Registrar at 604-990-7846 or

For all other Board of Governors information, please direct all correspondence and/or enquiries to the Executive Assistant to the Board of Governors, Lesley Cook, at

Elections are run by the Registrar's Office