Nominations for this election are NOW OPEN. Just click on 'Stand in Election' to put yourself forward!
This election is for the position of RUSU Mature Students' Part-time Officer.
Nominations are open until 3pm, Monday, 14th October.
If you have any questions, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
1 post is up for election.
Nominations close at 15:00 on Monday 14 October 2019 (in 3 weeks and 2 days)
The polls open at 08:00 on Tuesday 15 October 2019 (in 3 weeks and 2 days)
RUSU defines a mature student as any undergraduate student who started their course aged 21 and over, or any postgraduate student who started their course aged 25 and over and self-defines as a mature student using RUSU’s website.
RUSU also considers students who self-define as having being financially independent for three years prior to
the start of their undergraduate course; as having caring responsibilities and or as care leavers, as mature
Representing Mature Students’ interests within the:
Log in to the RUSU website, using your university username and password, to
nominate yourself for the Mature Students’ Part-time Officer.
Candidates for Mature Students’ Part-time Officer MUST submit a 250-word limit
manifesto/photo online to complete their nomination.
Candidates MUST complete their nomination online by this deadline.
Candidates are encouraged to announce they have nominated themselves at this point.
Log in to the RUSU website to vote online.
You will be acting:
A campaign can consist of events, initiatives and projects
Represent Mature students’ interests within the union, university and nationally by:
All for the benefit of Mature Students
If you self-define as a mature student and are enrolled on a
course during the academic year nominations are held then yes, you are!
You’ll need to nominate yourself for the role when elections open. You’ll need to submit a short manifesto
detailing what you’d like to change as Mature Students' Officer. We have written a guide on how to write a great