20 members were elected to the Student Parliament in the Students’ Union’s election in University of Lapland. The new Parliament begins its two-year-long term on December 1st, 2021.
Altogether 1307 votes were given in the election. 8 of the votes were disqualified. Voting turnout was 31,30 %.
There were 6 association that nominated candidates. Biggest assocation was Artikla (Law Students) who kept their six seats. TAO-lista (Art Students) increased their seats from four to six. YTK:n superlista (Students of Social Sciences) doubled their seats from two to four. Neliapila (Center) and Kokoomus (Right-wing Coalition) kept their seats (Neliapila 2, Kokoomus 1). Vihertävät (Greens) had one seat.
The three candidates that got the most votes wereSusan Seppälä (TAO-lista) with 85 votes, Jenna Tuominen (Artikla) with 46 votes and Jenni Matilainen (YTK:n superlista) with 44 votes.
Distribution of seat between the groups
Artikla (Law students) 6
TAO-lista (Art Students) 6
YTK:n Superlista (Students of Social Sciences) 4
Neliapila (Center) 2
Kokoomus (Right-wing Coalition) 1
Vihertävät (Greens) 1
The newly elected representatives of the Student Parliament of the Student Union of the University on Lapland 2021-2023
Linnea Pikkupeura, Chair of the Election board, lpikkupe(at)ulapland.fi
Miikka Keränen, Secretary of the Election board, paasihteeri(at)lyy.fi