As your students' union, we are run by students, for students. that means you get to choose who represents you to the university beyond.



This september we have lots of new roles up for grabs - find out more about each of them by clicking the links below. nominations for all roles open on Monday september 20th, 9am. questions? email su.democracy@uos.ac.uk


Course rep elections - Course reps represent the academic interests of students on their course, working with their course teams to work on feedback from their coursemates. Find out more and nominate yourself here


Accommodation rep elections - Accommodation reps represent students in their hall of residence, working with their accommodation team and the SU to give students the best experience in their halls. Find out more and nominate yourself here


Part-time Officer by-elections - We are running by-elections to find officers for a few of our unfilled part-time officer positions. See which roles are up grabs and nominate yourself for an officer role below. 



OFFICER by-elections



Part-time officers represent various groups across the university, leading campaigns, acting on student feedback and putting one events for the group they represent - if elected you will of course be supported in all of this by the SU team.

You can see what roles are up for grabs and nominate yourself below.


Nominations open for Officer elections September 20th, 9am!


You can find out more about what each officer role entails here


Standing to be an officer in the elections?

Check out the candidate guide here and register to attend the candidate training session here. 

Additional rulings on various things such as campaigning in closed social media groups and Brightspace can be found here - these rulings are binding on candidates, as are the rules in the candidate handbook. You can also see additional tips on running an election on the candidate page here.