Elections Hub

The Election Hub is designed to provide you with everything you need to stand in the elections. Updated regularly it includes the ability to read through your candidate profile, make a complaint as well as factsheets and templates to help you plan your campaign and organise your campaigns team.

Election Complaints
AberSU Election Complaints Form

The basics…

Designed to provide you with everything you need to stand in the elections, whatever positions you are standing for. These resources are made available to all candidates, they include a guide to the elections process and the rules that are in place.

Candidates Guide

Candidate Rules

Candidates Briefing Presentation

Candidate Expenses Form

Candidate Diversity Data - Spring 2021 Elections

Access to Office Fund

Guide to running an accessible campaign 

For those who want a bit extra…

Designed for those that may be looking for a bit of extra support with planning their campaign. These resources include templates, guides and useful information to support all candidates during the election process.

Whilst this information is more tailors towards our Full Time Officer elections, there is plenty of information in here that you may find useful!

Candidate Social Media Assets

Campaigning Guide

Campaign Team Planning Template

Candidates Academy

We are running specific sessions in the lead up to the stand of closing for candidates to find out more about our elections and how to get the best out of them.

Monday 14th February @ 12pm – Who is AberSU?

Tuesday 15th February @ 12pm – What is a trustee?

Wednesday 16th February @ 12pm – How to campaign for success?

Thursday 17th February @ 12pm – Tackling imposter syndrome*

*This session is designed specifically for students who identify with one or more of our liberation groups

Wondering how being an Officer might help your future career plans?

We interviewed some past Officer’s about where they are now! Check out their blogs below:

Gemma Tumelty Where are they now? - Gemma Tumelty (abersu.co.uk)

Dave Stacey Where are they now? - Dave Stacey (abersu.co.uk)

Josephine Southwell-Sander Where are they now? Josephine Southwell-Sander (abersu.co.uk)

Caroline Dangerfield Where are they now? - Caroline Dangerfield (abersu.co.uk)

Jasmine Cross Where are they now? - Jasmine Cross (abersu.co.uk)

Staff Resources...

Students' Union Election Guidance for Staff

Candidate Profile

Once you register as a candidate using the Standing Form you will create a memorable username and password to log-in and access the information you’ve provided, as well as update your information where able.

The type of role you have stood for will decide which of the two profile log-in’s below that you should use.


Full-Time Officer, Volunteer Officer, Student Trustee and NUS Conferences Delegate Roles

For candidates standing for Full-Time Officer, Volunteer Officer, Student Trustee and NUS Conferences Delegate Roles; please use the link above.

Academic Representative Roles

For candidates standing for Academic Representative Roles; please use the link above.