The University of North Carolina at Pembroke Student Government
4.2. Responsibilities of the Commission
During the elections period, the Commission must:A.
Announce the dates and locations of interest meetings in a timely manner;B.
Notify candidates of their approval in relation to their candidacy;C.
Invalidate any certificates that do not meet the set requirements, or may haveprovided falsified, misleading, or incomplete information;D.
Publish the final ballots after 5 PM on the Friday before the week of elections.
ARTICLE II – CANDIDACY REQUIREMENTS
SECTION ONE – STUDENT GOVERNMENT OFFICERS
All officers of the Student Government must:A.
Be a current member of the Student Government, as defined in the StudentGovernment Association Constitution;B.
Have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale, prior to filing his/her Certificateof Candidacy.
SECTION TWO – EXECUTIVE BOARD OFFICERS
The President, Vice-President, and Treasurer of the must:A.
Not hold the office of President, Vice President, or Treasurer in any other student or fraternal-type organization on campus during their term in office;B.
Have been a Senator of the Student Government for at least one (1) completeacademic semester.
SECTION THREE – EXECUTIVE BOARD RESTRICTIONS
Any student interested in running for Student Body President or Student Body VicePresident must run on a complete ticket of Student Body President and Student BodyVice President. No applicant shall be allowed to run for Student Body President or Student Body Vice President on an incomplete ticket.
SECTION FOUR – AT-LARGE SENATORS
Members of the Student Body who wish to become an officer of the Student Governmentafter the allotted elections period may apply for membership to the Student Senate as anAt-Large Senator. To become an At-Large Senator, students must:A.
Fill out the At-Large Senator application form completely and submit it to theStudent Body Secretary or the Commission on Elections;B.
Allow to be interviewed by the Commission on Elections when deemednecessary;C.
Present him/herself to the Student Senate, to be scheduled by the Commissionon Elections;D.
Be elected to the Senate by a three-fourths (3/4) majority of the StudentSenate, one week after his/her presentation to the Student Senate.