The upcoming 34th General Elections for the Lagos State University Students’ Union is undoubtedly a pivotal moment for student representation at the institution.
This event will shape the direction of student governance and advocacy for the next academic year. Hence, the university community and stakeholders eagerly await this democratic exercise.
This article will provide detailed information about the election’s schedule, polling centres, and the significance of each student’s vote.
Key Election Dates
Understanding the election’s timetable is crucial for students wishing to cast their votes or run for a position. Here are the key dates to mark on your calendar:
- Wednesday, 1st November 2023: LASUSU General Election
- Thursday, 2nd November 2023: Elections for the Students’ Parliamentary Council (SPC), Colleges, Schools, and Faculties
- Friday, 3rd November 2023: Departmental Elections
These dates have been approved by the Vice-Chancellor, signifying the administration’s commitment to ensuring a seamless and transparent electoral process.
Polling Centres for the LASUSU Elections
For ease of accessibility and in consideration of the vastness of the institution’s departments and faculties, the university has designated specific polling centres. Below are the locations where students can cast their votes:
Faculty of Arts
- Language Laboratory
- Theatre Art Auditorium
Faculty of Education
- Computer Laboratory
- Conference Room
- TetFund Building
Faculty of Engineering/School of Agriculture
- PDS Classroom, Down Hill
Faculty of Law
- Law Library
Faculty of Management Sciences
- Insurance Laboratory
- Julius Berger Hall
Faculty of Social Sciences
Faculty of Communication and Media Studies
School of Transport & Logistics
- GIS Computer Laboratory
Faculty of Science
- M.B.A. Auditorium (Medical Engineering & Agric.)
- Shobowale Hall
College of Medicine
- ICT Centre, LASUCOM
- Zenith Bank, ICT
In light of this, the Provost of the College of Medicine and the Deans of Faculty have been kindly requested to ensure the availability of these polling centres.
The elections are scheduled to commence at 9:00 am on Wednesday, 1st November 2023.
The 34th LASUSU General Elections present an opportunity for students to shape the future direction of student leadership at Lagos State University.
Stay informed, participate actively, and exercise your democratic right.