Student representation 

Notice of election: First Nations Council, Board of Governors and Education Council.

Call for nominations: Student seats

  • 1 student representative seats for First Nations Council

Term of office:  1 year term from October 2020 to September 2021

The student representative of the First Nations Council must reflect the geographic distribution of programs of the institution. One student will be elected by the students, serving a one-year term.  

All nominees are required to submit a typed candidate statement, no longer than 250 words in length, along with their completed nomination form. Nomination forms must be received by info@coastmountaincollege.ca by 4:00 pm on September 28, 2020.


Election schedule

Notice of election

Sept 8, 2020  

Close of nominations

Sept 28, 2020

Qualified nominees will be notified by the Registrar following the close of nominations and prior to the Campaign period*

Campaign period 

Sept 28 – Oct 2, 2020  

Election days

Oct 7-9, 2020

Polling stations will be set up in the Registration office at the Terrace Campus, in the library at the Prince Rupert campus, and the registration desks at all other campuses. 

*If at the close of the nomination period there is only one candidate per seat available, the nominated candidate will be declared elected.

Eligibility to participate

Only those enrolled as a student (in good standing) currently attending the College are eligible to participate.  If you are uncertain of your enrolment status, please check with your Registration Office.  Candidates must be nominated by five other recognized members of the student body enrolled as students attending Coast Mountain College from the same campus.  Each nominee must declare that s/he has every reason to believe that s/he will be able to fulfill the term of office.  Student members receive $750 every term served on the Council.