Staff Council

The University of Houston Staff Council is an advisory body to the President of the University and the University administration.  Staff Council consists of elected staff members from each division who represent the entire staff body.

Nominations for Staff Council

Nomination forms for the Staff Council elections have been sent to the departments, but if you don't want to wait, the 2016 nomination form is available online!  Please feel free to nominate yourself or a coworker (make sure they are willing to serve first) and then turn out to vote July 19 and 20.

Staff Council Survey now online, please give us your valuable feedback!

Staff Council invites you to give direct feedback about your experience working for the University of Houston in our staff opinion survey.  Your insights on ePerformance evaluations, increasing morale, and professional development are just a few of the topics within the survey.  Your anonymous survey responses are valuable and will drive our continued conversations with Administration and help Staff Council continue to be an advocate for staff issues.

Please take the survey by clicking here!

2016 Staff Council Elections, Tuesday, July 19 - Wednesday, July 20

Vote online at on Tuesday, July 19, or Wednesday, July 20. Please download a flyer to print or email to help publicize the elections.

The 31st annual university-wide election for Staff Council representatives is scheduled for Tuesday, July 19, and Wednesday, July 20, 2016. This year’s elections will be conducted online. By going to, staff members will be able to vote from their office, or if they cannot be on campus, from any computer, on the day and time of the election. Since not everyone has access to a computer, and also in the event that someone may need assistance, Staff Council will also be providing public polling sites with computers and Staff Council volunteers.

  • Online Voting: will be available from 6:00 a.m. on July 19 to 5:00 p.m. on July 20
  • The public polling sites will be located at:
    • Student Center (SC) – South Building – Lobby Near Entrance, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, July 19
    • Ezekiel W. Cullen Building – First Floor Lobby, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, July 19