San Luis Obispo, Calif. 02/05/2024 — Beginning Monday, Feb. 5 at 8 a.m., Cal Poly students can file as a candidate for ASI President or for the ASI Board of Directors. All important dates for those interested in filing can be found on the ASI elections timeline.
The ASI President acts as the official representative of ASI and the student body to Cal Poly administration and the general public. The time commitment for this position is in excess of 40 hours per week and starts the last day of spring quarter.
The ASI Board of Directors is comprised of representatives from each academic college. The representatives serve as the official voice of students and act as the corporate governing board for ASI. The time commitment for Board of Directors representatives is in excess of 10 hours per week.
As the collective voice of Cal Poly students, ASI Student Government leaders advocate for change, support, and resources to create positive contributions both on- and off-campus. If elected, leaders will have the opportunity to create change and a better Cal Poly for current and future generations of students.
ASI Student Government will host information sessions, where students interested in filing as a candidate can learn more about student government and the elections process. Sessions will include a presentation, Q&A period, and the chance to get to know the current student government members and their roles. Sessions will be held on Monday, Feb. 5 at 7 p.m. in the Cal Poly Recreation Center Training Room (Building 43, Room 109) and Tuesday, Feb. 13 at 11 a.m. on Dexter Lawn (Building 34). Additionally, those interested in filing and learning more about Student Government can attend a Candidate Information Booth on Thursday, Feb. 8 at 11 a.m. in the Recreation Center Plaza or Thursday, Feb. 22 at 11 a.m. in the grass area near Building 38. All information session dates can be found on the election timeline.