Election 2017

About the election

The Student Parliament elections are held every year, and in them 27 students are elected as representatives to the next Student Parliament. The Student Parliament consists of this 27 representatives elected from organized factions and one representative for each of the university's eight faculty.

The Student Parliament elections in 2017 open Wednesday morning April 19th and are open until Wednesday April 26th at 13:00.


The annual election magazine will be published April 19th and can be found in hard-copy in every copy of Universitas on campus.

Election magazines for 2016,  2015 and  2014 available.

Fractions running for the Parliament in 2017

How to vote

  1. Log onto valg.uio.no, select English 
  2. Choose the fraction you want to vote on
  3. Do any changes to that fraction
  4. Press "vote"

This year's elections

April 19th - 26th, 2017

Practical information

Election regulations (No.) (PDF, 0.3 MB).

Want to run for the executive committee?

After the Student Parliament has been elected, 5 persons will be elected as its executive Committee, which implies to work full-time to realize the Student Parliament's policy. All students can run for the different positions in the executive Committee: president, officer of academic affaris, member of the university board (one female and one male),and communications officer. These are elected at the Student Parliament meeting on 11 May.

Fill in the candidate
form to run for election! The deadline for running for election is May 9th at 12.00.

Read the candidates' forms in English

Read more the candidates' forms in Norwegian here.