Who can be an officer?

You are eligible to nominate yourself to become an elected officer as long as you are currently registered as a student of the University of Winchester and have not elected to 'opt-out' of the Student Union.

Our definition of 'student' in regards to membership is:

  • Registered University of Winchester full-time undergraduates
  • Registered University of Winchester full-time visiting and exchange students
  • Registered University of Winchester full-time postgraduates
  • Students on University of Winchester foundation degrees
  • University of Winchester undergraduates on their year abroad
  • Registered University of Winchester part-time students
  • The above include University of Winchester distance learners
  • Full-time elected officers during their time in office

To be eligible to fulfill the role of an Officer Trustee, you must be able fulfill full time hours (subject to the Student Union's standard terms & conditions of employment) during the term of office you are being elected.

To be eligible to fulfill the role of an Elected Officer you must remain a registered student during the term of office you are being elected.