The SU is run by students, for students. Officers and Council are elected groups who oversee what the SU does.

SU Council Elections 2020

Your SU Councillors and NUS Delegates Are Here!


Voting Statistics

Council Elections

September - October

The SU is run by students, for students. Council is a group of students from across different groups and departments who oversee what the SU does.

SU Council

Officer Elections

January - February

Officer elections are one of the biggest elections to happen throughout the year at the Students’ Union — they decide the officer team that will be responsible for...

Officer Roles

Why Run for Elections?

This is your chance to be a leader in the #1 Students' Union in the country. You'll be able to meet some great new people, build networks and develop a portfolio of skills and experience which will benefit you throughout your University experience and beyond.

Make a difference on what it means to be a student here.

Any University of Sheffield can run.

What Support Would I Have?

The SU Elections team are on hand to help with further information on how you can get involved, find their contact details at the bottom of this page.

The team will also provide heaps of training if you are elected, and provide year round direct support to SU Councillors and NUS Delegates, so that they can flourish in their roles.

Questions about elections?

Team elections are always happy to answer any questions you may have about the elections process or the roles of the SU Councillor and NUS Delegate. Get in touch:

0114 222 8535