"The best job you will ever have."

- Kayleigh Teague, VP Education & Democracy 2014-15

Where will it take you?

Student  Elections 2020

Welcome to the Student Elections 2020 page. 2020 is an exciting time for our election process as we look to elect students into our new Elected Officer positions. Following the Sabbatical Officer Review there are five brand new remits and we are looking for students to put their names forward to become the first ever post holders of these positions. 

More information about the review can be found here 

If you think you have what it takes to become an officer submit your nomination by clicking the button below

View Candidates

Becoming a full-time Elected Officer for the next year, from June, is the best way to effect change for students at the University of Portsmouth. You will gain an amazing amount of experience, develop new skills, work with the highest levels of the University and as a registered charity as one of its trustees.

Elections Timeline

  • Nominations Deadline
    12 noon Thursday 6th February 2020
  • Candidate Academy Briefing
    Saturday 8th February 2020
  • Manifestos Published
    4pm Friday 14th February 2020
  • Voting Opens
    9am Monday 24th February 2020
  • Voting Closes
    12:30pm Friday 28th February 2020
  • Results Night
    7pm Friday 28th February 2020
  • Residential Training
    From June 2020
  • Take Office
    1st July 2020

Meet the Candidates!

Read their manifestos now