Change It! Results

Spring 2019

Voting took place from 18th March 2019 until 22nd March 2019. 368 votes were cast in the Campaign vote and 467 votes were cast in the Policy vote.


One campaign received over 200 votes and so passed. This was RUSU to campaign for environmentally friendly products, which received 202 votes. RUSU will take on this Campaign idea for the next two years.


In the Policy Vote, Reading students were asked: Should RUSU support the People’s Vote Campaign?

  • 356 votes were cast FOR the motion (76.2%)
  • 91 votes were cast AGAINST the motion (19.4%)
  • 20 abstentions were cast (4.4%)

The motion was carried as the idea received at least 200 votes in favour and the majority of votes were in favour of the idea. This policy will be held for two years.

Autumn 2018

The following ideas passed at All Student vote in November 2018.

  • Campaign(s): RUSU to lobby to increase indoor packed lunch facilities
  • Policy: RUSU to enable a Union Event Ticket Resale Option for sold-out events