UHHSA Elections

Apply to be a candidate for our 2020-2021 UHHSA Senate

Due to COVID-19, please fill out the application with a form-fillable program, such as Adobe Acrobat, and email it to UHHSA (uhhsa@hawaii.edu) or Campus Center (campusct@hawaii.edu).

Election Applications are now open on a rolling application basis for the 2020-2021 Academic Year. We are accepting applications for three vacant positions: Treasurer, CNHS Senator, and KH'UOK Senator.

University of Hawai Ľi at Hilo Student Association - Let Your Voice Be Heard!

UHHSA is a Chartered Student Organization (CSO) that has been authorized by the University’s Board of Regents to receive and expend the mandatory student government fee. UHHSA is a co-curricular activity, which provides an opportunity for students to serve in leadership positions and to participate in the political arena of our campus. The University community offers and fosters a stimulating, experiential learning environment for those who would like to learn the intricacies of policies, procedures and decision-making that can affect our campus community.

To run for an UHHSA position, you must meet the following requirements:

  1. Be currently registered at UH Hilo for a minimum of six (6) UH Hilo credit hours.
  2. Be registered for at least six (6) credit hours at UH Hilo throughout the campaign and election period and each semester during your term.
  3. Have paid your mandatory UHHSA student fee.
  4. Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 at the time of nomination. (2.0 semester GPA must be maintained throughout term of office.)
  5. Be free of any disciplinary sanctions.

Elected UHHSA positions: There is a total of fifteen (15) positions in UHHSA. All positions are open for application during the Elections Season. Please note that some positions have additional eligibility requirements (listed below):

  • President
  • Vice-President
  • Data Director
  • Treasurer - vacant
  • College of Agriculture, Forestry and Natural Resource Management(CAFNRM) Senator
  • Ka Haka ‚Äė Ula o Ke‚Äėelikolani (KHUOK) Senator - vacant
  • College of Arts and Science (CAS) Senator
  • College of Natural and Health Sciences (CNHS) Senator - vacant
  • College of Business and Economics (CoBE) Senator
  • Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy (DKICP) Senator
  • Graduate Senator
  • Senator-at-Large
  • Senator-at-Large
  • Senator-at-Large
  • Senator-at-Large

Additional Eligibility Requirements:

  • Executive positions require a one-year minimum of CSO experience.
  • College Senators (CAFNRM, CAS, CNHS, CoBE, DKICP, KHUOK) must be a UH Hilo student currently enrolled at that prospective college.
  • Graduate Senator must be a UH Hilo student enrolled in a graduate program.

For more information, contact our Elections Committee Chair.
Email: uhhelect@hawaii.edu
Phone: (808) 932-7367
Campus Center (CC) room 203A