Elections & by-elections

Joining EGSS is your chance to make real improvements to student life in the Faculty of Education (and it’s a great way to meet new people!)



  • President
  • VP Finance
  • VP Student Life
  • VP Equity & Diversity
  • VP Student Life
  • VP Communications
  • VP Academic
  • Conference Chairs
  • DISE Representative
  • ECP Representative
  • KPE Representative
  • MATL Representative
  • PGSS Representatives x 4

For more information about each position, please read our constitution. You can find the English and the French versions here.

Concerned about the time commitment?
One Council position can be jointly held by two or more EGSS members. Candidates should fill out one nomination form with both names. Both members’ names will appear as a single choice on the ballot of an elected position.


  1. Download a nomination-form
  2. Talk to other Education grad students & get their signatures as a voucher for your nomination
  3. Send in the completed nomination form to egss@mail.mcgill.ca. Please include in the title of your email “EGSS Elections”.

As mentioned above, we also recommend that you read our constitution before starting the nomination process. You can find the English and the French versions here.


Nomination period
(when you can talk to other Ed Grad Students & get their signatures)

Monday, March 11, 2019 to

Monday, March 18 2019

Deadline: Mon, March 18 (11:59pm)

Second nomination round
(if insufficient number of applications by above deadline)

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 to
Friday, March 22, 2019

Online elections

Monday, March 25th to Wednesday, March, 27th (11:59pm)

All nominees are expected to attend the Winter General Assembly on Tuesday, April 2nd 2019 from 3:30pm-5:00pm. Exceptions will only be made on an individual cases for extenuating circumstances.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at egss@mail.mcgill.ca