There are still some vacancies to become an Academic Rep – Contact your Faculty Officer and Academic President to join

We are run by students for students. That’s why we hold democratic elections for you to choose the students who lead the Union.

We hold elections in Autumn, Spring and Summer with different roles available in each election period. You don't need experience, we will provide training, support and guidance as long as you are passionate about what you do.

Autumn elections – The list of elected students is available to view here

Looking to kick start your career or enhance your skills while at University?

Our Spring Elections are a fantastic opportunity to get your career rolling and get experience in a safe, friendly and professional environment. Find out more about the roles available in the Spring section below (nominations open on 08 January).


In Autumn 2017 we held elections for Academic Representatives, Halls Committees, WSA Committee, Student Leaders and Union Senate

To find out the results and who the elected officers are, please visit this page

Want to become an Academic Rep?

There are still some Academic Reps positions available. If you are interested in becoming a Rep, please speak to your Faculty Officer or Academic Presidents and they will explain the process to you. Alternatively, email representation@susu.org to find out more.


We’re passionate about unlocking the potential and enriching the life of all students at the University of Southampton. We do this through a variety of projects all year round, as well as by providing several opportunities for our students and graduands to grow.

Click on the links below to find the right opportunities to stand out from the crowd

Don’t miss our drop-ins to find out more about the roles. You will have the opportunity to meet the staff members that you’ll be working with as well as the current Sabbatical Officers who will tell you all you want to know about the positions available.


The Summer term elections will have opportunities to run for Academic Presidents and assorted other roles for the new academic year

More information about this election will be available later in the academic year, so please check back in Spring to find out more