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

Open Theatre First Year Rep 2018

Election for the role of First Year Representative for the remainder of the 2018/19 academic year. This is a new committee position who will ensure that 1st Year students are getting involved with Open Theatre and that their voice is heard within the society.

1 post is up for election.

Nominations close at 00:00 on Friday 14 December 2018 (in 2 days and 4 hours)

The polls open at 06:00 on Friday 14 December 2018 (in 2 days and 10 hours)

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Lead LUU 2019

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 close at 16:30 on Friday 8 February 2019 (in 8 weeks and 2 days)

The polls open at 08:50 on Monday 25 February 2019 (in 10 weeks and 5 days)

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

Backstage First Year Rep 2018

Election for the role of First Year Representative for the remainder of the 2018/19 academic year. This committee position will help committee ensure the 1st Year students are represented.

1 post is up for election.

Nominations close at 23:59 on Wednesday 12 December 2018 (in 28 hours)

The polls open at 12:00 on Thursday 13 December 2018 (in 40 hours)

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ESN Leeds - Committee Members (Local Board)

Welcome! We are looking for last few members to join our team for our 2018-2019 Local Board in ESN. Please see below the description about the position.ou can apply ONLY for one position. In case you are interested in a second position, please include the other position as well and we will take it into consideration, but only if your second option is still vacant after the EGM and in case you are not elected at your desired first option We are looking for motivated people, ready to make the Erasmus and International Exchange Students' year unforgettable! It is a good way to improve your skills, meet new people and get involved in your University but not only: to get involved in ESN UK and ESN International. We can't wait to receive your candidacies. Don't be afraid to apply! Positions available: - Photographer - Event coordinator - 1st and 2nd year representative Candidacy deadline: 10th of December. Voting closed: 17th of December. Marine - President of ESN Leeds.

Nominations are now closed.

The polls are open and will close at 00:00 on Monday 17 December 2018 (in 5 days and 4 hours)

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Guide Dogs EGM 2018 (2)

This is the Guide Dogs Society extraordinary general meeting (EGM). We will be electing a secretary and vice-president. To continue running this amazing society, we absolutely need a new secretary, so if you're thinking of running for committee please do! New members are welcome to apply too! P.S. Don't forget to vote when voting opens!

2 posts are up for election.

Nominations are now closed.

The polls are open and will close at 08:59 on Wednesday 16 January 2019 (in 5 weeks and 0 days)

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