NUSU Elections 2018 - Nominate Now

To stand in the election, you must complete an official nomination form.


Please note, you must be logged in to nominate yourself


This is a simple process with basic details, including which position you wish to run for. You also need to submit a manifesto by the same deadline (see below)

The deadline for receipt of your nomination form is Thursday 15th February 2018 at 12pm.

NUSU Spring Elections 2018

15 posts are up for election.

Nominations close at 12:00 on Thursday 15 February 2018 (in 3 weeks and 6 days)

The polls open at 09:00 on Monday 5 March 2018 (in 6 weeks and 3 days)

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


Your manifesto should make it clear why students should vote for you and why you believe you’d be right for the job. Your manifesto must be submitted separately to your nomination form via email  ( and the deadline is Thursday 15th February at 12pm.

Your manifesto for The Courier must be 200 words maximum. It should also not be much shorter than this.

The 200 word manifesto for inclusion in The Courier must be in the form of a Microsoft Word document. Please type in Times New Roman, size 12 font. Please save this document as your NAME, POSITION you are standing for and the word MANIFESTO.

You can also submit an online manifesto of up to 500 words which may include the use of images, videos or any other contents which may be reasonably included in a NUSU web page. Again, this manifesto should be emailed to by the deadline on Thursday 15th February at 12pm.

  • Alternatively, visit our online presentation on how to write a manifesto here

Alongside your manifesto, you must also submit via-email ( a passport sized photograph of yourself. Please try to ensure this is against a white background and of a high resolution, as it will be displayed in The Courier.