04/02/22 10:00 – 03/03/22 10:00
If you would like to run in this years elections you will need to do four things.
- Read the rules (found below)
- Use the Election widget below to submit you nomination along with signatures of your fellow students supporting your nomination. Please remember that sabbatical officer positions require three nominations form each college to a total of twelve nominations. College President and Deputy President roles require eight nominations from students of that college. All other roles require eight nominations.
- Write your manifesto (we will be providing manifesto writing sessions to help with this if needed).
- Submit your completed nomination and manifesto to us
Running a successful campaign can be challenging, so we will be holding optional Election Workshops through the nominations period to give you tips on writing your manifesto and help with you campaign
Candidate Briefing and Candidate Question Time
All candidates must attend the Candidate Briefing and Candidate Question Time.
Candidate Briefing will take place on March 3rd at 17:00. This will be an opportunity to learn more about the elections process and give you an overview of the rules and regulations.
Candidate Question Time will take place on March 10th at 17:00 and will give all those running for a position the opportunity to present their manifesto objectives and a chance for students to challenge and ask questions.
During this period you will be able to campaign in line with the rules of the election.
Voting and Campaigning
14/03/22 10:00 – 18/03/22 11:00
This is the most important time for all candidates. It’s your chance to campaign to the student body by promoting you manifesto, objectives and getting your message across to students.
Please make sure to consult the rules and regulations around campaigning to ensure you are running a fair campaign.
Voting will take place between March 14th at 10:00 and March 18th at 11:00.
All votes will be counted and verified at the close of voting and the winners announced from 17:00 on March 18th.