Welcome to Voting at Leeds University Union – here you can dip into democracy with a quick poll, dig a little deeper to run in or cast your vote in an election or even add your signature to a petition. Get in touch with our Political Engagement Team – LUU.PET@leeds.ac.uk – if you have any questions.

Current Elections

Lead LUU 2020

The 6 successful candidates of this election will become the new Student Exec for LUU - representing all 38,000 of you, our members, on everything from the content of your course and the range of clubs and societies on offer, through to recycling where you live. From how much a meal deal costs in Essentials, as well as what support services you can access and making sure that we represent every kind of student - no matter your background, nationality, faith or sexuality. The six officers are also trustees of Leeds University Union for 2019-20. The editor of The Gryphon is elected alongside the Exec, taking charge of your student newspaper for the next year - holding the Exec and the Union to account.

7 posts are up for election.

Nominations open at 09:00 on Monday 2 December 2019 (in 13 days)

The polls open at 00:01 on Monday 2 March 2020 (in 14 weeks and 5 days)

Post List
Read more about the positions up for election and what each role entails.

Rowing ECM 2019

This will be an ECM to elect a member of the club to the newly formed position of Welfare, Safety and Inclusion officer, as well as elected a new Fundraising secretary as the current member who holds this post is resigning.

2 posts are up for election.

Nominations close at 00:00 on Sunday 24 November 2019 (in 4 days and 18 hours)

The polls open at 18:00 on Wednesday 27 November 2019 (in 8 days)

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Saudi Society EGM 2019

Saudi Society are holding an election to vote a new committee in.

3 posts are up for election.

Nominations close at 00:00 on Friday 22 November 2019 (in 2 days and 18 hours)

The polls open at 00:00 on Saturday 23 November 2019 (in 3 days and 18 hours)

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ESports Committee Addition EGM

ESports EGM voting for the recently added roles

3 posts are up for election.

Nominations are now closed.

The polls are open and will close at 23:59 on Monday 25 November 2019 (in 6 days)

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Superhero Test 2020

This is a test election

2 posts are up for election.

Nominations are now closed.

The polls are open and will close at 16:00 on Saturday 30 November 2019 (in 11 days)

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Art Soc EGM 2019

We need more committee to help run all our events, please vote in some more lovely members!

2 posts are up for election.

Nominations are now closed.

The polls are open and will close at 23:59 on Wednesday 20 November 2019 (in 42 hours)

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Post List
Read more about the positions up for election and what each role entails.
Candidate List
See who's running for each post and read their manifestos.

Data Science Society EGM 2019

Hello Data Science Society, Your committee is working extra hard this year to run a wide range of workshops and seminars for you, and we have realised that we need additional committee members to help us!

Nominations are now closed.

The polls are open and will close at 00:00 on Wednesday 20 November 2019 (in 18 hours)

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Food Science EGM

Food Science are holding an EGM to elect 2 Social Secretaries.

1 post is up for election.

The polls have closed.

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Action EGM (Events Officer) Nov 2019

Election of a New Events Officer. Nominations closed 8th October, as publicised via society emails and Social Media. Only candidates nominated in this period, as per constitutional requirements, are eligible to stand.

1 post is up for election.

The polls have closed.

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NUS National Conference Election 2020

10 Students are needed to represent Leeds at the National Union of Students Annual Conference. Are you up to it? The Conference will take place from Tuesday 31st March to Thursday 2nd April 2020 in Liverpool There are ten places available within this one position, and 5 of the delegation must identify as women, trans* women or non-binary. LUU cover the cost of the conference, travel as well as food and drink expenses. We'll also provide you with training and support ahead of your time at conference. You can find out more about the NUS, being a delegate and what a conference is by coming to have a chat with our Political Engagement Team in the Rep Room, or email them on LUU.PET@leeds.ac.uk You can also check out this candidate info pack: http://tiny.cc/NUSInfo

2 posts are up for election.

Nominations close at 12:00 on Friday 29 November 2019 (in 10 days)

The polls open at 09:00 on Monday 9 December 2019 (in 2 weeks and 6 days)

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