RUSU’s Leadership Elections allow students to vote for who they think
should lead the organisation for the next year. RUSU’s Full-time
Officer team, Part-time Officers and Undergraduate Senior Reps are all
elected at this time.
Thinking of running? Fantastic! You can find all of the role
descriptions right here on our website. Alternatively, you can get in
touch with one of our 5 Full-time Officers to talk about the roles in
more depth. The next round of Leadership Elections is due to take
place in early 2021 – keep an eye on our Elections Timeline for more
Check out the latest voting stats in this election.
RUSU Full-time Officers take on leadership roles within RUSU. They
are elected to make sure each and every student gets the most they
can out of their time at Reading and love their student
RUSU Part-time Officers exist to defend and extend the rights of
specific groups of students. They also campaign on specific issues
that are of concern or affect students.
RUSU Senior Reps lead a team of Course Reps and ensure students’
interests are represented at a school level. They get involved
projects relating to quality in teaching and learning and the
If you are thinking of standing for any of the roles, have a look
at our resource hub. Here you will find useful information for
candidates, such as helpful tips on writing a manifesto, budget
and printing guidelines.
Frequently asked questions about RUSU Leadership elections.
Key dates for the RUSU 2021 Leadership elections.