Information about the election

You can find the very best information in the election magazine.

What are we electing?

We are electing the 43 members of the student parliament of the university of Bonn. The election is based on a voting system of "personalised" proportional representation. The seats are assigned according to the Webster/Sainte-Laguë method.

When does the election take place?

The election takes place from the 17th until 20th of January 2021 It is held jointly with the election of the university committees which are organised by the university administration. Questions & Answers for voting.

How can I check whether I am eligible to vote?

Starting monday, the 13th of December 2021 you are able to check the list of eligible voters at the election office during the opening hours.

I want to run for office, what do I need to do?

You will need to fill out and personally hand in the following documents during the opening hours at the election office until the 14th of December, 11:59:59 pm:

You will also need to hand in the following documents digitally until the 14th of December, 11:59:59 pm:

You can find further information in the writ (only available in german).

Where can I vote?

You will exclusively vote by mail. Everyone who is eligible to vote will recieve their ballot by mail by the start of January. The ballot will be sent to the adress that is saved in BASIS.

Who can I vote for?

Lists that want to run for office can turn in their documents at the election office on monday, the 13th of December 3-5 pm and tuesday, the 14th of December 10 am -12 pm.

Important Dates

3rd of December 2021: the right to vote and to stand as a candidate will be determined

14th of December 2021 11:59:59: Deadline for the submission of candidatures

20th of January 2022 14:59:59: Deadline for mail in ballots (Ballots we recieve after the deadline cannot be counted for the election!)