Welcome to the 2018 General Election



Thank you for visiting the 2018 General Election site. I'm Adriana, your Election and Orientation Commissioner. I'm here to ensure a fun and joyous time as you run for a student government position. Please review the information below for the most up-to-date candidate information. As you think about candidacy, voting, etc. please do not hesitate to contact me or one of our Election Committee Members.

Best of Luck,

Adriana Navarrete
ASI Election & Orientation Commissioner 2017-2018



What is the ASI General Election?

Associated Students, Inc. (A.S.I.) is governed by the A.S.I. Board of Directors. The A.S.I. Board of Directors and professional staff manage the day-to-day operations of the corporation providing Cal State L.A. students, faculty, and staff dynamic programs and services. The General Election is a formal process to elect the following academic year Board of Directors, Senators, and Representatives-at-Large.

"So, Now You Want to Run" Candidate Workshops

Join us for a workshop during the fall semester to learn more about open positions, the process of running, mandatory dates/deadlines, and much more. If you are not able to make a session please email me to set up a private appointment .

Monday, November 13, 2017 U-SU El Monte Room, 2:30pm

Wednesday, November 15, 2017. U-SU El Monte Room, 2:30pm

Available Positions


Vice President for Administration

Vice President for Academic Governance

Vice President for External Affairs and Advancement

Vice President for Finance


College of Arts & Letters Representative (2 positions)

College of Business & Economics Representative (2 positions)

Rongxiang Xu College of Health & Human Services Representative (2 positions)

College of Natural & Social Sciences Representative (2 positions)

Charter College of Education Representative (2 positions)

College of Engineering, Computer Science, & Technology Representative (2 positions)

Diversity Inclusion Representative

Civic Engagement Officer

Undergraduate Academic Senator (3 positions)

Graduate Academic Senator (2 positions)

Candidate Information- Mandatory Dates & Forms

Tuesday, August 22, 2017
Letter of Intent Avaliable for Download Below

Tuesday, January 2, 2018
Applications Avaliable Online

Thursday, February 8, 2018
Deadline for Application Online Submission

Thursday, March 8, 2018 at 5:45-7:45pm or Friday, March 9, 2018 at 10:15am-12:15pm
Locations TBA
Mandatory Candidate Briefing
Applicants should only attend one briefing***

Monday, March 12, 2018 through Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Candidates Can Campaign

Wednesday, April 4, 2018
1pm at the Main Walkway Farmers Market Triangle
Mandatory Q&A College Rep Candidates

Tuesday, April 10, 2018
12:30pm at the King Hall Walkway
Mandatory Q&A Senator/Reps-at-Large Candidates

Wednesday, April 18, 2018
5pm at the University Student Union, Theatre Rm 105
Mandatory Q&A President/Executive Candidates

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 & Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Voting via G.E.T. or visit an Election Day Party

Thursday, April 26, 2018
4pm at the University Student Union Plaza
Election Results Announcement Party

Friday, May 4, 2018
3pm at the University Student Union, Montebello Room
ASI Winners Roundtable Discussion

Wednesday, June 20, 2018
ASI 2018 Inauguration

Candidate Forms

Are you ready to apply? Please complete an Official Letter Of Intent & look out for an email confirmation.

Individual Sponsorship Report Form.pdf

Slate Campaign Literature Posting Contract.pdf

Slate Sponsorship Report Form.pdf


Visit this page January 2, 2018 to officially submit your application.