Trustee Election Guidelines

The Indiana University trustee election is governed by Chapter 3 of Article 20 (higher education) of the Indiana State Code. The IU Alumni Association manages the trustee election under the direction of the IU Dean of Libraries.

The dean of University Libraries on the Bloomington campus is responsible for preparing, sending out, and collecting nomination packets, and for preparing, receiving, verifying, and safeguarding the ballots until the day of the election. On election day, the librarian and their designees count the ballots.


Candidate Eligibility

Conducting the Election

Media Coverage & Campaigning

Finding More Information

If you have additional questions, or would like clarification of any information supplied herein, please contact the alumni trustee election coordinator at or 812-855-6610.