You can petition the Union:

  • to hold a general meeting about an issue, where every student can vote.
  • to hold a Union Senate meeting about an issue, where members of Union Senate can vote.
  • to hold a referendum on a specified question, where every student can vote.

Before you chose what you’d like to petition about, get in touch with the Democracy Team (via to find out how your petition will work. Your petition will be open for seven days from the date it goes online.

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Open Petitions

There are currently no open petitions.

Closed Petitions

Should the University of Southampton Students' Union be dissolved?View Petition
Hold a referendum on the SUSU RebrandView Petition
Cut Vice-Chancellor Pay Not Staff JobsView Petition
Petition from Martial Arts Room Users to Sports and Wellbeing Management Concerning Urgent Issues with the Martial Arts RoomView Petition
Get the University to commit to a Green New DealView Petition
A request of providing a prayer/mediation space in Avenue campus. View Petition
Refund accommodation fees for all studentsView Petition