Workshops and Timeline

To help you plan, we have collated all the key dates for the election below. It also includes workshops and briefing sessions. Where a workshop is compulsory it will say as such.







Tuesday 12th Jan

Open Nominations

Go to the following webpage to nominate yourself:
Friday 5th Feb

Nominations Close

12:00 (midday)

This is the final date you can submit your nomination. Follow the link to nominate yourself.
Tuesday 9th Feb

Manifesto Workshop


How to write a Manifesto, what you need to include

Microsoft Teams meeting

Join on your computer or mobile app

Click here to join the meeting

Learn More | Meeting options

Wednesday 10th Feb

Online Campaigning Workshop


What is online campaigning and how do you do it well? 

Microsoft Teams meeting

Join on your computer or mobile app

Click here to join the meeting

Thursday 11th Feb

Manifesto deadline 


Manifestos should be uploaded by going here:  Manifestos will not be accepted after this date. if you have trouble contact [email protected]
Friday 12th Feb

Compulsory Candidate Briefing

17:00-18:00 - Microsoft Teams (link will be sent)

This meeting is compulsory for candidates to attend. Candidate Briefings are an opportunity to:

• Bring candidates together

• Talk about campaigning effectively

•Trustee agreement to be signed 

Friday 12th Feb

Campaigning begins 18:00

This is the time that campaigning opens – candidates and campaign teams must not begin to campaign before this time.

Monday 15th Feb

Voting opens 


Students are able to vote via the homepage here

During the voting period, all candidates are required to attend an am and pm debrief held by the SU. 

Tue 16th Feb (PM) 

Candidate hustings 


Thur 18 Feb

Voting closes 


Voting will close

Thur 18 Feb(11:00) 

Complaints and Expenses deadline 

All complaints must be sent in prior to this time. The Elections Count will not start until all complaints have been resolved to the satisfaction of the Returning Officer

Thur 18 Feb  

Candidate cool down - Microsoft teams

A time to get all candidates together and debrief after campaigning. 

Friday 19th Feb (PM) 

Results announcement  

Time TBC - Candidates Only -

A private results session will be held for candidates.