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Results of the 2023 by-elections to the Representative Council

Student Union was seeking for missing twelve (12) members for the Representative Council for term 2023. All members of the Student Union who had fulfilled their obligations towards the Student Union and had enrolled as present student for academic year 2022–2023 or spring semester 2023 were eligible to to stand as a candidate.

Nomination for the by-elections of the Student Union of Representative Council was open from Monday, January 9, 2023 at 9:00 to Monday, January 30, 2023 at 4:00 pm.

Within the candidature period, ten (10) eligible candidates stand for election.

According to § 9 of the Student Union Election Regulations:
If there are as many or fewer successful candidates in the election as there are seats to be filled, the candidates shall be elected directly as members of the Representative Council.

Therefore the Central Election Committee has confirmed the nominees as members of the Representative Council for the term 2023 without elections. The final confirmation will be made by the Student Union Representative Council at its next meeting.

Confirmed by the Central Election Committee, the following persons have been elected to the Representative Council for the term of office 2023. Read the full composition of the representative council here.

NameDegree ProgrammeCampus
Huuska RistoSocial ServicesHämeenlinna
Leijo NooraSustainable DevelopmentForssa
Lohvansuu PatrickInformation and Communication Technology, Bio and Circular EconomyForssa
Mäki VeetiConstruction and Civil EngineeringHämeenlinna
Mäkinen AnnamariInformation and Communication Technology, Bio and Circular EconomyForssa
Nissinen LiljaLandscape Design and ConstructionLepaa
Olkkola JoonasSocial ServicesHämeenlinna
Stenvall LindaSustainable DevelopmentForssa
Tikkala MariHealth CareHämeenlinna
Toukomaa JariConstruction ManagementHämeenlinna

Congratulations to elected members of the Representative Council!

More information:

Chairperson of Central Election Committee, Aino Kouri

The Chair of the Representative Council, Jutta Pantsu

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