Voting in the Senior Governor Election - Tuesday 26 to Thursday 28 March 2019

Voting in the Senior Governor Election - Tuesday 26 to Thursday 28 March 2019

Staff and students eligible to vote in the Senior Governor Election will receive their voting instructions on Tuesday 26 March from 9am by email from Electoral Reform Services (ERS).

They will send you an email from with a link to the voting sitewith the subject header “University of Aberdeen - Senior Governor Election 2019”.  The e-mail and the voting link within it are authorised by the University and are safe to use.

Voting closes at 5pm Thursday 28 March 2019.

You may wish to add to your safe senders list before Tuesday 26 March. This should help to ensure that the email goes into your inbox, rather than your “Clutter” or “Junk” folders.  In the event that you cannot find the e-mail:

  • First, check you are eligible to vote – see “Who can vote in the election?” here.
  • If you are eligible to vote, check your “Junk” folder for the e-mail;
  • If you have not received the e-mail, follow the advice on how to request a reissue of the e-mail or further assistance at “What if I don’t receive my voting instructions?” here.

The candidates presented their manifestos and took questions at two sessions for staff and students on Monday. You can watch the sessions here:

Staff Session – 12pm -

Student Session – 1pm -

Further information on the candidates standing in the election, the role of Senior Governor, who is eligible to vote and a set of Frequently Asked Questions can be found here.

We very much hope that students and staff will use their vote in this important election.

For further assistance in voting please contact or phone on 0208 889 9203.