What are the roles?
We are electing eight new UG Senior Reps to join
our current team. We are electing one Senior Rep for the following schools:
- Agriculture, Policy & Development
- Arts and Communication Design
- Biological Sciences
- Built Environment
- Henley Business School (3 positions available)
- Politics, Economics and International Relations
Senior Reps represent your interests while at University and work to
ensure the student voice is being heard at programme, school and
university level meetings. Through working in partnership with
University staff and students, they create positive changes, provide
student opinion to the University and oversee a group of engaged
Am i eligible?
You must fulfil the following criteria to be eligible for the roles:
- Be a student within the appropriate school.
- Be enrolled on your course for the 2021/22 academic year.
Nominating yourself for one of these Senior Rep positions does not
prevent you from also nominating yourself to be a Student Trustee or
What's in it for me?
Represent all students within your School and in some cases, at
Create positive change for those studying within your school and
enhance partnership with UoR staff.
Develop your key skills and gain excellent career boosting
experience to enhance your CV and LinkedIn Profile.
Access to full training and support from the RUSU Representation
Gain volunteering hours that count towards the University of Reading
RED Award and are included in your University transcript upon
Reward and recognition from completing the RUSU R&R (Reward &
Recognition) tier-level scheme, to include: Senior Rep t-shirt,
hoody, enamel pin badge, certificate, LinkedIn reference, Teaching
and Learning Dean reference, lunch with the RUSU Education Officer
and more invites to Rep exclusive events.
Can I find out more?
For more information, you can check out our
If you have any questions about the nomination or voting process, or
would like some help, please email
For some helpful tips on being a candidate in these elections, such as
how to write a manifesto, check out our